GEORGE JONES FINAL NASHVILLE CONCERT

ALAN JACKSON, TRAVIS TRITT, PAM TILLIS, PATTY LOVELESS, TRACY LAWRENCE, KATHY MATTEA, JOE DIFFIE, MARK CHESNUTT, T. GRAHAM BROWN, AND MORE JOIN GEORGE JONES FOR HIS FINAL NASHVILLE CONCERT

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2013
AT NASHVILLE’S BRIDGESTONE ARENA

Nashville, TN (March 7, 2013)   – With the SOLD   OUT final concert already hosting top names in all genres of   music including Garth Brooks, Kid Rock, Kenny Rogers, and Randy Travis among   others, George Jones is excited to announce his dear friends and fellow   Grand Ole Opry members Alan   Jackson, Travis Tritt and other performers from his hit   song “I Don’t Need Your Rockin’ Chair” will join him onstage.  Pam Tillis, Kathy Mattea, Tracy   Lawrence, Patty Loveless, Joe Diffie, Mark Chesnutt,   and T. Graham   Brown latest additions to concert lineup.  The   event, which will soon be dubbed the Country Music Event of the Year, has   already announced Dierks   Bentley, Charlie Daniels, Jamey Johnson, Montgomery Gentry, Shelby Lynne, Sam   Moore, Lorrie Morgan, The Oak Ridge Boys, Randy Travis, Tanya Tucker, Josh   Turner and Gene   Watson as participating in the evening of music.

In addition, Brenda   Lee, John Conlee, Lee Greenwood, Eddy Raven, The Roys, Janie Fricke, T.G.   Sheppard, Dailey & Vincent, Gary Morris, Jessi Colter, Bobby Bare, Jim Ed   Brown, Little Jimmy Dickens, Stonewall Jackson and more   will all take the stage during the finale performance.

More stars are expected to be announced as performers gear up to pay tribute   to one of the world’s most accomplished recording artists.

“Alan and Denise Jackson have been friends of Nancy and I for years, so this   show wouldn’t be the same without him,” says George Jones.  “I am also   so grateful that my dear friend Garth Brooks is going to be on stage with   me.  I am not sure who will be crying more, me or him.”

George Jones, often referred to as the “the greatest living country   singer” will mark the end of an era with 2013’s farewell tour   titled “The   Grand Tour”. The tour is expected to make approximately 44   stops this year. The  icon’s hits, “I Don’t Need Your Rockin’   Chair”, “Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes”, “White   Lightning” and “He Stopped Loving Her Today” will surely be   part of each night’s set list, along with plenty of guests and surprises.

About George Jones
George Jones is the #2 best-charting country artist of all time, with a   staggering list of hit singles since the ‘50s.  The Beaumont, Texas   native also has 143 Top 40 hits to his name, has received two Grammy Awards,   was a 2008 Kennedy Center Honor recipient, is a Country Music Hall of Fame   member, was presented with a GRAMMY® Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012 and   holds a National Medal of Arts medallion.

For more information on George Jones, please visit www.georgejones.com

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