New performers and special guests added to “COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER: A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE & MUSIC OF LORETTA LYNN,” airing LIVE from the Grand Ole Opry House on Sunday, October 30th at 7p/6c

10/28/22

Alan Jackson, Dolly Parton, Gaither Vocal Band, Hoda Kotb, Kacey Musgraves, Marty Stuart, Miranda Lambert, Reba, Sissy Spacek and family members Patsy Lynn + Tayla Lynn join previously announced lineup of friends and family paying tribute to the country legend


Memorial to also broadcast on SiriusXM’s Wille’s Roadhouse: Willie Nelson’s Classic Country (Channel 59)

 

WHAT: CMT and Sandbox Productions, in partnership with the family of Loretta Lynn, together present “COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER: A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE & MUSIC OF LORETTA LYNN,” a tribute to the extraordinary life, legacy and music of country legend Loretta Lynn.

WHEN + WHERE: 

  • LIVE, commercial-free celebration from the Grand Ole Opry House on Sunday, October 30th at 7p/6c, exclusively televised on CMTSiriusXM will also carry the broadcast via Willie’s Roadhouse: Willie Nelson’s Classic Country channel (Channel 59).
  • Two commercial-free encores on CMT:
    • Wednesday, November 2nd at 8p/7c
    • Sunday, November 6th at 11a/10c

WHO: The lineup of participating talent includes: 

  • HOST:
    • Jenna Bush Hager
  • PERFORMERS:
    • Alan Jackson *NEW
    • Brandi Carlile
    • Darius Rucker
    • Emmy Russell + Lukas Nelson
    • George Strait
    • The Highwomen’s Carlile, Amanda Shires + Natalie Hemby with Brittney Spencer
    • Keith Urban
    • Little Big Town
    • Margo Price
    • Tanya Tucker
    • Wynonna with Gaither Vocal Band + Larry Strickland *NEW
  • PRESENTERS:
    • Barbara Mandrell
    • Crystal Gayle, Patsy Lynn + Tayla Lynn *NEW
    • Faith Hill
    • Hoda Kotb *NEW
    • Martina McBride
    • Sheryl Crow
    • Tim McGraw
  • SPECIAL MESSAGES:
    • Dolly Parton *NEW
    • Kacey Musgraves *NEW
    • Marty Stuart *NEW
    • Miranda Lambert *NEW
    • Reba *NEW
    • Sissy Spacek *NEW

ADDITIONAL INFO:

  • ATTENDANCE/TICKETING: 
    • For GENERAL PUBLIC, a limited number of tickets were made available. Additional details here.
    • For any MEDIA interested in attending, please reach out directly to Ali.
  • PRODUCER CREDITS:
    • “COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER: A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE & MUSIC OF LORETTA LYNN” is a co-production from CMT and Sandbox Productions; Margaret Comeaux (CMT), Leslie Fram (CMT), Jason Owen (Sandbox), Patrizia DiMaria (Ladypants Productions), Patsy Lynn Russell and Ebie McFarland are Executive Producers.
  • PRESS ASSETS:
  • NOTE: Handout video, b-roll, show clips & additional assets to be uploaded in real time by CMT Comms on 10/30. Terms & Conditions for usage here.

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PRESS CONTACTS:
Ali Marszalkowski, ali.marszalkowski@paramount.com
Ebie McFarland, ebie@ebmediapr.com

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