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Keith Whitley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Joe Galante will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame! The ceremony will be held this fall.

Loretta Lynn Fondly Recalls ‘Beautiful’ Flour Sack Dresses for Easter

Loretta Lynn has fond memories of Easter as a child, humble as they were. The 90-year-old recently spoke out about how she celebrated the holiday as a child, and the great lengths her mother would go to, to make the day special for her daughter. “Recently, a friend asked me what comes to my mind when I think about…

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The Grand Ole Opry to Celebrate Loretta Lynn’s 90th Birthday

The Grand Ole Opry will celebrate Loretta Lynn‘s upcoming 90th birthday in a big, big way. The country music icon will be honored with a star-studded birthday bash, as part of a special Opry Country Classics show on Thursday, April 14, featuring performances by Lynn’s sister and fellow Grand Ole Opry member Crystal Gayle, along with The Gatlin Brothers,…

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12 Female Artists Who Helped Shape Country Music

Country music has had many different chapters over the last several decades, but one thing that has remained consistent is the female artists, past and present, who helped shape the genre. In honor Women’s History Month, we are taking a look at 12 of the most influential female artists in country music. 12. Miranda Lambert Compared to some on…

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Loretta Lynn Looks To the Future: ‘We’re Just Getting Warmed Up’

Loretta Lynn still has plenty she wants to do with her life and career. The 89-year-old recently celebrated the 12th anniversary of her receiving the prestigious Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, using the occasion to reveal she still has more she wants to accomplish. “It was 12 years ago today that I was honored with a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award,”…

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74 Years Ago: Loretta Lynn Marries Oliver ‘Doolittle’ Lynn

74 years ago today, on January 10, 1948, Loretta Lynn, then Loretta Webb, married Oliver “Doolittle” Lynn. The couple only dated for one month before tying the knot, when he was 21 years old, and she was just 15. The couple remained together, through highs and lows, until her husband passed away in 1996. It was Doolittle who became…

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Loretta Lynn’s ‘Hometown Rising’ Concert Nets Almost $1 Million

It was Loretta Lynn‘s idea to use her name and influence to create a star-studded show to raise money for those impacted by the deadly floods that took place in Middle Tennessee last month. The storm, which claimed the lives of more than 20 people, including her own ranch foreman, Wayne Spears, left hundreds of people homeless, and multiple…

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Luke Bryan Performs ‘Drink a Beer’ at ‘Hometown Rising’: WATCH

Luke Bryan was one of the many artists who performed as part of the star-studded Loretta Lynn’s Friends: Hometown Rising. Proceeds from the event, held at the Grand Ole Opry, went to the United Way of Humphreys County, to raise money for those impacted by the devastating floods that took place in Middle Tennessee last month. Bryan, who performed…

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Loretta Lynn’s ‘Hometown Rising’ Show Adds Reba McEntire, Keith Urban and More

Loretta Lynn‘s upcoming Hometown Rising flood benefit show just got a lot more star power. Reba McEntire, Keith Urban, Little Big Town, BRELAND and Brittney Spencer have all been added to the lineup. They join a previously-announced incredible roster of talent, which includes Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Luke Bryan and Luke Combs. Proceeds will benefit the United Way of Humphreys County. More…

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