CRAZY IN LOVE: VINCE GILL AND AMY GRANT

Nashville’s favorite couple endured heartache and pain — and found happiness By Alanna Nash – AARP The Magazine Outside it’s a drizzly January afternoon in Nashville. But inside Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, the legendary dive bar where bygone Grand Ole Opry stars wrote hit songs on tabletops, Contemporary Christian pop singer Amy Grant warms the stage,…

VINCE GILL SHINES IN HIS PALLADIUM DEBUT

Written by: David Lindquist At the top of Tuesday’s performance, Vince Gill mentioned he was proud to be wearing blue jeans onstage at the Palladium — Carmel’s new concert hall characterized by Gill as a “fancy joint.” It turns out he was dressed to slay an appreciative audience. Full-service entertainer Gill made listeners laugh at…

VINCE RECORDS WITH THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA

Five-time Grammy Award and Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winners The Blind Boys of Alabama will release Take The High Road (Proper Records) on 9th May, the first traditional country-gospel album of their 70-year career. The album is co-produced by Jamey Johnson, one of country music’s most acclaimed and compelling artists, who also performs on it…

VINCE GILL JOINING JAMES TAYLOR’S CARNEGIE HALL CONCERT SERIES

Vince Gill, Alison Krauss, Amy Grant and Jerry Douglas, will join singer-songwriter James Taylor as he hosts a four-event series at New York’s Carnegie Hall in April and May. The Perspectives series kicks off April 11 with a gala celebrating Carnegie Hall’s 120th anniversary with guests Steve Martin, Bette Midler, Sting and others. Krauss, Douglas,…

VINCE GILL TO HELP PAY TRIBUTE ON GIRLS’ NIGHT OUT

THE JUDDS AND LORETTA LYNN JOIN MIRANDA LAMBERT, MARTINA MCBRIDE, JENNIFER NETTLES, REBA & CARRIE UNDERWOOD FOR GIRLS’ NIGHT OUT: SUPERSTAR WOMEN OF COUNTRY – THE CONCERT OF THE YEAR TAPING SET FOR MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2011 AT THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS ALL HONOREES SCHEDULED TO PERFORM JASON ALDEAN, RONNIE DUNN,…

VINCE INVITES CRYSTAL BOWERSOX TO PERFORM ON THE GRAND OLE OPRY

VIDEO: Watch Crystal perform “Mine All Mine” on YouTube The Grand Ole Opry debut of 2010 Season 9 American Idol runner-up Crystal Bowersox came as a surprise to both the Opry audience and to Bowersox, herself. Before an Oak Ridge Boys performance this past Friday (Feb. 25), Opry announcer Mike Terry introduced Bowersox, visiting backstage,…

VINCE GILL, SWINGLE SINGERS HEADLINE SECOND “SONGS FOR SIGHT”

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Country music performer Vince Gill and London-based a cappella group The Swingle Singers will headline the second “Songs for Sight,” a unique musical celebration benefiting people in Alabama with low vision, March 4, 2011, in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center. “Songs for Sight” was imagined and organized by Alie B. Gorrie, 18, of…

VINCE & MORE DONATE CLOTHES FOR CHARITY

PETER COOPER – Tennessean Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss, Miranda Lambert, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, James Otto and Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus are among the Nashville musicians who have donated items to Estrella Celebrity Consignment. With a likely opening date of spring 2011 in Nashville, Estrella is intended as a celebrity boutique where the public may…