OPRY MEMBERS BRAD PAISLEY & CARRIE UNDERWOOD
PLUS GUEST PERFORMERS ALABAMA CELEBRATE #1 SONGS
AND PERFORM ON GRAND OLE OPRY
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct., 18, 2011) – Opry members Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood with special guest Alabama performed on The Grand Ole Opry®presented by Humana® tonight. Earlier today for the first-time ever, the Opry stage was the setting for a #1 celebration. The party recognized Paisley’s “Old Alabama,” with Alabama, and his duet with Underwood, “Remind Me.”
Additional superstars performing at the Opry this month include Martina McBride, Kellie Pickler, Lauren Alaina, and Ronnie Milsap on Oct., 22, as the Opry joins Women Rock For The Cure™ in the fight against breast cancer with its third annual “Opry Goes Pink” shows. $5 from each ticket sold for the night’s two shows will benefit Women Rock For The Cure™. A portion of the night’s first show will broadcast live on GAC at 8 p.m. Central.
The star-packed celebration month continues with Opry performances by Charlie Daniels Band, Clint Black, Keith Urban, Lee Greenwood, Little Big Town, and more.
The Grand Ole Opry® is presented by Humana®. Opry performances are held every weekend of the year, and the Tuesday Night Opry continues through Dec. 13.
About the Grand Ole Opry
The Grand Ole Opry presents the best in country music live every week from Nashville, Tenn. Celebrating 85 years of entertainment, the Opry can be heard on 650 WSM-AM, SIRIUS XM Satellite Radio, and opry.com. The syndicated weekly program, America’s Opry Weekend, airs on country radio stations across America and on the Armed Forces Radio Network. The Grand Ole Opry is owned by Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE: GET), a Nashville-based hospitality and entertainment company that also owns and operates Gaylord Hotels. For more information, visit opry.com orwww.gaylordentertainment.com