George Jones Tribute Show Gets New Name and More Talent
Updated: Monday, October 14 2013, 08:08 PM CDT
Stream Fox 17 newscasts LIVE starting with Fox 17 This Morning at 5 am and News at 9 pm.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Nancy Jones has announced additional talent for what would have been George Jones final concert appearance in Nashville on November 22nd, which is now a tribute to the country music legend.
On Tuesday she announced that Brad Paisley, Martina McBride, Bill Anderson, Ronnie Milsap, Thompson Square, Lee Ann Womack, Craig Morgan, Loretta Lynn, Big & Rich and Megadeth join the LONG list of talent performing at the sold out show. Which includes Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, George Strait, Alan Jackson, Eric Church, Travis Tritt, Dierks Bentley, Kid Rock, Alabama, Charlie Daniels and Josh Turner just to name a few.
She also re-named the concert - "Playin' Possum! The Final NO Show".
Nancy Jones released a statement saying,"The evening of George Jones songs is going to be the best musical tribute Nashville has ever seen.We have many surprises planned and I just wish George could be here to see what we are doing for him."