Brantley Gilbert Announces Special Guests For Chattanooga Benefit Show
September 14, 2015 at 9:11 AM (PT)
VALORY MUSIC CO. artist BRANTLEY GILBERT has announced TRACE ADKINS, COLT FORD, and AARON LEWIS as special guests for WEDNESDAY’s (9/16) “CHATTANOOGA: A TRIBUTE ON THE RIVER” concert (NET NEWS 7/20).
The show will benefit families of the U.S. MARINES and NAVY personnel killed in the THURSDAY, JULY 16th shooting at a recruitment center in CHATTANOOGA. GILBERT reached out to iHEARTMEDIA Country WUSY/CHATTANOOGA to set up the show within a week of the tragedy.
GILBERT’s headlining set will culminate the day-long celebration, which also includes performances by HARRY CONNICK, JR. and JAMEY JOHNSON, as well as a memorial ceremony emceed by CHATTANOOGA native SAMUEL L. JACKSON. Full details on the ARMED FORCES parade, other festivities, and how to make donations to the NATIONAL COMPASSION FUND can be found here.