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Founded in November 1925, the Grand Ole Opry is a weekly nation performance hosted mainly at the Grand Ole Opry Home in Nashville, TN. Counting many of the top country, bluegrass, gospel, and associated artists among its membership, admission to the Opry is typically viewed as an honor for elite performers. Roy Acuff, Webb Pierce, EmmyLou Harris, Trace Adkins, and Garth Brooks are just some of the Opry's more than 100 members.
The program rapidly ended up being one of the premier shows for nation and western music in the United States. In 1974, it moved to its irreversible home at the Opry Home. The Opry continues to host some performances at the Ryman.
The Grand Ole Opry is the greatest invention that keeps country music alive. The platform has provided the necessary platform for country music artists for decades now since 1925. The biggest stars of country music have shared the stage currently owned and operated by Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. It is one of the signature features of Nashville, Tennessee.
Country music is one of the oldest American music genres that have gained popularity across the globe for its timeless nature. The Grand Ole Opry has been the place where talent meets profession and is attributed to the success of country music.
Greatest appearances at the stage include Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks, Josh Turner, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Dierks Bentley, Blake Shelton and Reba McEntire among many other great artists. Country legends like Bill Monroe, Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Roy Acuff, Kitty Wells among many others have been signed to the Opry’s membership. It has been recognized widely and bagged Peabody Award (1983) and National Radio Hall of Fame (1992).
The revolution of Grand Opry began from National Life & Accident Insurance Company building from 1925, to the Hillsboro Theatre in 1934, to Dixie Tabernacle in 1936, to War Memorial Auditorium in 1939, to Ryan Auditorium in 1943 and to date Grand Ole Opry House.
Grand Opry shows features many artists in every performance to give the audience a variety of music styles. Ticket prices range depending on the section with the Premium Main Floor and Balcony $72.50, PL Main Floor and Balcony $60, PL2 Main Floor and Balcony $38- $48, PL3 Main Floor and Balcony $32- $42, PL3 Limited View Main Floor and Balcony $32- $42 and the Standing Room at $38- $48.
There are several shows coming up every Friday and Saturday featuring different country music artists this January and February. A backstage tour is recommended for all country fans who’ve always exclusively wished to walk in the footsteps of the greatest country music superstars where the journey of Opry will be shown and told.