In Nashville Friday night (Nov.22), as the country remembered JFK 50 years after his assassination, thousands of music fans paid tribute to another American legend, George Jones. Music City’s Bridgestone Arena was packed (the show sold out months …
US99.5 · 11/24/2013
There have been quite a few tribute songs hit the web since George Jones passed away. This one, however, is probably my favorite. The song is called Too Big To Say Goodbye. Not too sure if it's a song that's been passed around since Jones' death or not ...
NashvilleGab · 11/23/2013
What was supposed to be George Jones’ final concert turned into a tribute last night at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville as a myriad of artists came together with Playin’ Possum: The Final No Show. This wasn’t your normal country-based tribute.
Noise11 · 11/24/2013
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The recently recorded song “Dear George” is a tribute to the late George Jones. It is performed by Georgette Jones (Daughter of George Jones and Tammy Wynette) and Vince Moreno. The lyrics of the song are an arrangement of titles from various past ...
TheRecordLive · 6/27/2013
With Do You Know Me? Sammy Kershaw pays tribute to his inspiration and longtime friend George Jones by recording a dozen of the Possum’s classics from “White Lightning” to “He Stopped Loving Her Today.” Louisiana native Kershaw has …
Examiner · 7/30/2014
Over 100 notable musical artists converged on Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena Friday night to offer a final tribute to country legend George Jones. Billed as “Playin’ Possum! The Final No Show,” (referencing two of Jones’ lifetime nicknames), the ...
Music Is My Oxigen · 11/23/2013
This was first reported by Blabbermouth a while back. We never wrote about it before because, well, we were apparently too busy with other shit. But luckily, today’s a slow one and ThePRP reminded us this was going down. Megadeth will perform at an ...
Gun Shy Assassin · 11/15/2013
If you want to listen to one of country music's greats, George Jones, the sensible thing to do is play a compilation of the master's biggest hits. The second most sensible thing is to play "Do You Know Me? A Tribute To George Jones," a release from Sammy ... · 8/8/2014
Not many funerals are held at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. But the service for George Jones, the hard-drinking singer considered by some critics to be the definitive country singer of the last half-century, is one of them. Today his funeral at the ...
The New York Times · ByJames C. Mckinley · 5/2/2013
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The George Jones tribute concert opened Friday night with Big & Rich rolling onto the stage on riding lawn mowers. Sam Moore serenaded Jones’ widow, Nancy. And Megadeth rocked in memory of “King George.” Dozens of …
New Pittsburgh Courier · 11/22/2013
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