PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR 39th ANNUAL SUNDAY MORNIN' COUNTRY
Sunday Mornin' Country promises to be the best ticket in town, blending top Country artists and your favorite Gospel music together for a time of celebration and inspiration along with great entertainment for the whole family. Again this year, the show will be hosted by the legendary, Country Music and Rock -n- Roll Hall of Fame member, Brenda Lee. Sunday Mornin’ Country is an event you won’t want to miss. This years show will be the 39th year that Country music artists come together to share their heart as well as their favorite Gospel songs. The event will take place on Sunday June 9 on the Grand Ole Oprystage. Tickets are available here.
“Sunday Mornin' Country is one of my favorite things to be a part of each year. It reminds me of my childhood; going to church, being with old friends, meeting new friends and sharing the songs of my childhood,” said Brenda Lee. “I am honored to be invited to host the 39th anniversary show this year at the Grand Ole Opry House.”
Announced Line-Up: Brenda Lee, Host Jeannie Seely Dianne Sherrill Adam Warner The Fox Brothers with Rene’ Jones and Shelton Bissell Melanie Walker Cowboy Joe and the Babcocks Tim Atwood Irlene Mandrell Tennessee River Boys LuLu Roman Hee Haw Gospel Quartet (Tribute to Roy Clark and Hee Haw) Margo Smith and Holly James Wesley Music City Quartet The Music City Strings The Country Chorale featuring: Bev McCann Judy Gilbert, Mark Thomas ,The Davis Family, Nikki Headley, Debbie Bennett, Troy Richardson, Mariah Neff, Linda Grimes and Keith Ital
New this year, Sunday Mornin’ Country will be featuring A Soldier’s Child and a portion of the net ticket sales will go to A Soldier's Child. The (ASC) Foundation serves Gold Star Children of fallen servicemen and women from all U.S. military branches. ASC acknowledges all deaths during active duty and any deaths post military service, due to service related injuries or illnesses. This includes suicides from PTSD related deaths. ASC offers Love to the child left behind, Honor for the memory of the fallen and a Hope for the children to live a courageous life with yearly birthday celebrations, summer camps, mentorship programs, and facilitating secondary/college scholarships.
“A Soldier's Child Foundation is proud to be a part of the Sunday Mornin’ Countryevent. It is a dream come true. As an organization we are living out James 1:27, where it says to care for the widows and orphans in their distress. We get to do that for children of our fallen American defenders of freedom,” said Daryl XXX “We believe the Christian population has overlooked these kids in the past. It is our honor and privilege to bring this opportunity to our city, state and country through Sunday Morning Country.”
Sponsored by the Nashville-based nonprofit, Music City Christian Fellowship, the concert has wrapped up the week at the conclusion of CMA Music Fest each year, leaving fans and guests with an uplifting memory of Nashville. Sunday Mornin' Country is the longest running named Country/Gospel event during the music festival.
About Music City Christian Fellowship: The Music City Christian Fellowship is a non-profit organization of born-again Christian believers, involved in the Music and Entertainment Industry, dedicated to the proclaiming of the Gospel of Jesus Christ through our gifts of music. A Scripture-based, Spirit-filled, God-led, and trust in Jesus for all things, believing in the Bible as God's inspired Word for man, that everyone might live a life that is pleasing to Him. It is the desire to be able, with the crumbling of old barriers and birth of new freedoms, to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the entire world through the international Language of Music! For more information on the Music City Christian Fellowship visit musiccitychristianfellowship.org.
About A Soldiers Child: The mission of A Soldiers Child is to serve the Gold Star Children of military personnel who have lost their lives on active duty, while defending the United States of America. ASC has three points of service for the children of our fallen: Birthday Celebrations, Mentorship Programs and College Scholarships. The vision of ASC is to grow nationally, becoming a household name as the gold standard for our Gold Star families. Providing an opportunity for lifelong touch-points, so that ASC recipients will say it is an honor to be A Soldier’s Child. Presently over 3000 children are enrolled and include all 50 states. For more information on ASC visit asoldierschild.org