Vince Gill surprises Chris Young with an invitation to join the Opry, as the Tennessee native works to help with Hurricane Harvey

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By Music News Group

Chris Hollo/2017 Grand Ole OpryWhen Chris Young arrived at the Grand Ole Opry Tuesday evening, he knew he’d be celebrating his latest #1, “Sober Saturday Night,” with his hero Vince Gill. He also suspected he’d be receiving the first platinum album of his career, for his debut, Neon.

But what Chris didn’t know was that Vince had something up his sleeve: an invitation to be the newest member of the Opry.

Even though the Murfreesboro, Tennessee native was marking a career high, his thoughts were still with the victims of Hurricane Harvey.

“I’ve got a house down there that was right basically …read more