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George Jones Tops Charts

George Jones’s name is at the top of the charts again, but this time it’s not for music. The George Jones White Lightning signature brand of moonshine received highest honors in the 2015 SIP Awards. George Jones White Lightning Apple …
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George Jones Museum Opens

Some of the biggest stars in country music turned out for a red carpet event Thursday, April 23, to commemorate the grand opening of the George Jones Museum, celebrating the life and work of one of the icons of country …
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Nancy Jones Sets George Jones Museum Grand Opening Weekend

The voice of George Jones continues to reign as one of Country Music’s most hallowed instruments. Beginning this spring, fans will have a chance to get a never-before-seen look into the life and career of the musical icon with the …
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Nancy Jones Presents Zaxby’s with George Jones Collectibles

Nancy Jones, the wife of the late country music icon, George Jones, visited with John Harmon (of H and J Foods, LLC and a licensee of Zaxby’s Franchising Inc.) in Franklin, TN yesterday to deliver an assortment of must-see, fan …
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Shooter Jennings – Don’t Wait Up (For George)

One thing that is very much apparent whenever you talk to Shooter Jennings – he is definitely a “Music Man.” And, it truly doesn’t matter if the genre is Country, Rock, Folk, or Pop. He appreciates and loves it all. At the same time, his latest release is more than just a musical offering – it’s a way to remember someone who was very much family – George Jones. Of course, Jones and Shooter’s parents – Waylon and Jessi…
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Sammy Kershaw – Do You Know Me (A Tribute To George Jones)

The first time Sammy Kershaw came into contact with George Jones, he was fourteen years old. The year was 1970. The singer remembers watching “The Possum” stroll in backstage of the venue wearing one of the most captivating pair of blue cowboy boots he had ever seen. However, the shoes didn’t make the man. What left a lasting impact with Kershaw – and what still affects him the most forty-four years later was…
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Billy Yates – Only One George Jones

For all I know, Missouri native Billy Yates might be the biggest Black Sabbath or KISS fan there is on the planet Earth. However, take one listen to his twang-heavy vocal, and it becomes apparent what his true talent is, and that is Traditional Country Music. A much respected singer-songwriter in Music City, Yates has enjoyed cuts from artists such as Sara Evans, George Strait, and a pair of award-winning hits for George Jones, “I Don’t…
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The Legend of George Jones Lives On with New Book and Album

One year after Country Music lost the legendary George Jones, Charlene and Earl “Peanutt” Montgomery remember their best friend of thirty years with “The Legend of George Jones: His Life and Death” (Heritage Builders Publishing) – a new, tell-all biography …
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Deer Lodge – George Jones

Tribute records are nothing new in Country Music, but this set – which pays homage to the ‘Possum’ is one of the most musically diverse and interesting sets that you will hear this year – 0r any other. Deer Lodge is an independent label based in Portland, OR. It’s owned by Bert Sperling and Ezra Meredith, who are both huge Jones fans. OK, everybody says that. But, the two prove their admiration for Jones via the track selection…
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The Legend of George Jones Continues With Tell-All Book

Nearly one year after his death, Charlene and Peanutt Montgomery remember their best friend of 30 years, Country Music icon George Jones, in a new tell-all biography – The Legend of George Jones – due April 15th from Heritage Builders Publishing. The …
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The Legend of George Jones Told By Those That Knew Him Best in New Book

Heritage Builders Publishing is pleased to announce that The Legend of George Jones will be in stores everywhere on April 15, 2014. Nearly one year after the world said farewell to the Grammy Award-winning Country Music Hall of Fame and …
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George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church & More To Perform At George Jones Tribute

With the SOLD OUT tribute concert already hosting top names in all genres of music, Nancy Jones is excited to announce the addition of George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Reba McEntire, and Alabama to the all-star lineup. “I am …
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LoCash Cowboys – Self Titled

In a sense, LoCash Cowboys – the duo comprised of Chris Lucas and Preston Brust rank as pioneers – in their own kind of way. Long before Florida Georgia Line and other acts were blending Country Music with other musical styles, this duo was mixing it up to great effect. Songs like “Chase A Little Love” and “You Make It Look Good” are both showcases for the rich harmonies between the guys, while things heat up beginning…
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George Jones “Amazing Grace” To Be Released Sept. 10

Bandit Records will proudly release GEORGE JONES – AMAZING GRACE on September 10th, two days before what would have been Jones’ 82nd birthday.  Jones, a partner in Bandit Records, recorded the gospel songs with producer Billy Sherrill in 2002 with the …
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Red River Entertainment to Release George Jones Tribute CD

Red River Entertainment continues to cement its presence in Nashville with the release of God’s Country: George Jones And Friends, which will hit stores tomorrow, July 23, 2013. The 10-cut album is a tribute to one of the greatest voices …
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28 Entertainment Acquires Life Rights To Celebrated Country Music Legend George Jones

28 Entertainment announced today the acquisition of the story rights to George Jones and his wife Nancy for a feature film project about the incredible life and career of the iconic country singer.  The project, written by Dennis L. Baxter …
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Naomi Judd Speaks Out Against CMT

Country star Naomi Judd, one-half of the super duo The Judds, took issue at the way CMT handled the mention of George Jones’ death and the continuous “blending” of multiple genres and more at the annual CMT Music Awards. George …
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George Jones Funeral Service Details Announced

George Jones’ funeral will take place on Thursday, May 2nd at The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee, starting at 10 am (Central) and will be open to the public.  Doors will open at 9 am. In addition, national …
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George Jones Funeral Service To Be Open To the Public

George Jones’ funeral will take place on Thursday, May 2nd at The Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee, starting at 10 am and will be open to the public. “George would have wanted his fans and friends everywhere to be …
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Country Artists Share Thoughts On the Passing of George Jones

The passing today of Country legend George Jones has sent shock waves throughout the Nashville music community. Artists are sharing their thoughts on the loss of one of the industry’s greats. I believe if you ask any singer who was …
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