News

CMT to air George Strait’s farewell concert

CMT to air George Strait’s farewell concert

GEORGE STRAIT: His "farewell" show will air on Aug. 29. Photo: Associated Press

NASHVILLE (AP) — George Strait’s final show will be shown on CMT on Aug. 29.

Strait’s farewell concert was recorded in Dallas on June 7.

The show featured guest musicians Jason Aldean, Vince Gill, Faith Hill, Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Martina McBride, Sheryl Crow, Alan Jackson and Strait’s son, George “Bubba” Strait Junior.

More than 104,000 people attended the show.

The concert special will also include new interviews with Strait.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

PLAYLIST: 19 of the best Summer songs

Patriotic Music

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. Start your season off right with this playlist spanning the '60s to now.

in Music

This week’s top country tracks

keithurban

LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Entertainment

Netflix: What’s coming and going in June

netflix

Take this long weekend to binge on shows and movies that are leaving Netflix and get a sneak peak at what's coming next month.

in Entertainment

REVIEW: Disney goes meta at the multiplex with ‘Tomorrowland’

21-overlay7

Long before the credits roll, Tomorrowland will have you craving a theme park turkey leg and planning a meet up at Mr. Toad's Wild Ride.

in Entertainment, Sports, Viral Videos

WATCH: Getting married by The Rock

19-overlay7

It's normal to cry at weddings, but you'll laugh at this one too.