Ahead of 2021 Volunteer Jam, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Declares August 18 ‘Charlie Daniels Day’

Ahead of 2021 Volunteer Jam, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Declares August 18 ‘Charlie Daniels Day’

Nashville, Tenn. (August 12, 2021)  —  Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has officially declared August 18, 2021 as ‘Charlie Daniels Day’ across the Volunteer State. The proclamation comes as friends, family and fans gear up to celebrate the late musical icon at...
Ricky Skaggs Receives High School Diploma

Ricky Skaggs Receives High School Diploma

Nashville, Tenn. (April 9, 2021) — As the Class of 2021 gears up to graduate, Country Music Hall of Fame member Ricky Skaggs has a major reveal: nearly 50 years after leaving high school, he’s finally received his diploma.  On June 1, 2020, his alma mater, Lawrence...
Ricky Skaggs Reveals Quadruple Bypass Heart Surgery

Ricky Skaggs Reveals Quadruple Bypass Heart Surgery

Nashville, Tenn. (January 4, 2021) – Last week, Country Music Hall of Fame member Ricky Skaggs revealed he experienced a major health scare over the summer. In an exclusive interview with PEOPLE, Skaggs details the circumstances that led him to quadruple bypass heart...
Ricky Skaggs Reacts to Passing of Bluegrass Great Tony Rice

Ricky Skaggs Reacts to Passing of Bluegrass Great Tony Rice

Nashville, Tenn. (December 26, 2020) — Country and Bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs is mourning the loss of his fellow IBMA Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame member, Tony Rice. The awarded guitar virtuoso passed away yesterday, December 25, at age 69. Today, Skaggs released...