Barbara Mandrell Made Country Cool 34 Years Ago Today
If you were to make a list of the best country songs of all time there are certain titles that are a must. The Barbara Mandrell/George Jones classic "I Was Country When Country Wasn't Cool" is one of those tunes.
George Jones 'White Lightning' Struck 56 Years Ago Today
The sound of real country music was born in the voice of George Jones. There is probably no other singer in the history of country music who was more country than George. He influenced country singers from the 1950's all the way to today.
George Jones Recorded the Greatest Country Love Song 35 Years Ago Today
If you ask diehard country music fans what the greatest love song of all time is you will find a big percentage will say George Jones classic "He Stopped Loving Her Today" would top the list.
What George Jones Song Brought Together Alan Jackson, Garth and More? [VIDEO]
Back in 1992 George Jones assembled an all-star cast of artists to join him on his new single. He was releasing a song that let the world know he had a lot of music left to make.
Sammy Kershaw Releases Tribute Album to George Jones
Sammy Kershaw released a George Jones tribute album called "Do You Know Me? - A Tribute to George Jones". Listen to Sammy sing a couple songs that are on the album.
Celebration Planned for Anniversary of George Jones' Death
George Jones' legacy lives on one year after his death. His wife, Nancy Jones, has planned a public celebration at his grave, which will honor the late singer's legacy.
George Jones Knew He Wouldn't Be at His Farewell Concert
George Jones' farewell concert Friday night (Nov. 22) was in the works while the iconic singer was still alive and calling the shots, helping out with the planning. But somehow, he knew he'd be a no show at the event.
Full Performer List Revealed for George Jones' Farewell Concert
George Jones was an unforgettable country music performer, so it's fitting that his farewell concert lineup at Bridgestone Arena is, well, unforgettable. The full performer list has been revealed, and it's chock full of some of today's most influential acts, as well as yesterday&…
Alan Jackson, George Strait Memorialize George Jones at CMAs
We lost the Possum, George Jones -- who is considered one of the greatest country singers ever, if not the greatest country singer ever -- earlier this year. Of course, the 2013 CMA Awards paid tribute to the legend, with Alan Jackson and George Strait performing a duet of 'He St…
George Jones Remembered in Two Tennessee Corn Mazes
Two corn mazes within driving distance of Nashville are paying tribute to the Possum this fall. Fans can get lost inside the likeness of country legend George Jones during Halloween season. Overhead images of both reveal an older singer in his classic performance-wear and eyeglasses.
George Jones' Great-Grandchildren Born
Had George Jones not passed away nearly four months ago, he'd be gushing over his new great-grandchildren this week. The dark-haired boy and girl twins were born to the legend's granddaughter, Jennifer Stultz, on Aug. 9, and they received a special present from the Possum.