Till the Rivers All Run Dry: Alison Krauss to lead Opry tribute to “the Gentle Giant”

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By Music News Group

ABC/Randy HolmesThe Grand Ole Opry will pay tribute to “the Gentle Giant” on Tuesday, honoring Country Music Hall of Famer Don Williams.

1995 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Alison Krauss will lead the way, performing the classic “Till the Rivers All Run Dry,” from Gentle Giants: The Songs of Don Williams. Revered singer/songwriter John Prine and Americana favorite Jason Isbell will do their tunes from the record as well.

Conceived as a benefit for the Grammys’ MusiCares charity, the just-released album also boasts covers from Chris Stapleton, Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum, Garth Brooks, Pistol Annies, and Trisha Yearwood.

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