Opry Welcomes Newest Member
January 21, 2008 at 9:23 AM (PT)
BLUE HAT/KOCH Country legend CHARLIE DANIELS was inducted into the GRAND OLE OPRY on SATURDAY night (11/19) by OPRY members MARTY STUART and CONNIE SMITH. DANIELS was surprised on stage with the invitation by MARTINA MCBRIDE back in NOVEMBER (NET NEWS 11/20).
"What a great night for the OPRY," said OPRY VP/GM, PETE FISHER. "For five decades, CHARLIE DANIELS has been sharing the many musical styles he performs so well with the world. We are truly proud to welcome him to our OPRY family, and we look forward to the years ahead filled with great CHARLIE DANIELS BAND music on the OPRY stage."
Catch up with the newest OPRY member at www.charliedaniels.com.