'George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away' Two-Hour Concert Special To Air On CMT
August 18, 2014 at 10:13 AM (PT)
COUNTRY MUSIC TELEVISION (CMT) is set to premiere an exclusive two-hour television special "GEORGE STRAIT: The Cowboy Rides Away" on FRIDAY, AUGUST 29th at 7p (ET/PT).
"GEORGE STRAIT: The Cowboy Rides Away" is a historical account told through the music from the superstar’s storied career. The special features new interviews with STRAIT, along with a selection of his incredible 60 #1 hits performed at the record-breaking farewell tour in DALLAS this past JUNE (NET NEWS 06/09).
Joining STRAIT on stage to perform some of his most-loved hits, the star-studded special includes performances with JASON ALDEAN, KENNY CHESNEY, ERIC CHURCH, SHERYL CROW, VINCE GILL, FAITH HILL, ALAN JACKSON, MIRANDA LAMBERT and MARTINA McBRIDE. STRAIT’s son GEORGE "BUBBA" STRAIT, JR. also joined the stage to perform a song he penned for his dad, “Arkansas Dave.”
For more information, visit www.georgestrait.com.