Oct. 10, 2011 – The Grand Old Opry‘s 86th birthday celebration was held Saturday, Oct. 8th. The big celebration also honored and welcomed three new members into the country music Grand Ole Opry. Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney, known as Rascal Flatts, were inducted Saturday night as well.
Little Jimmy Dickens, also a member of the Opry, inducted Rascal Flatts Saturday. This induction and the birthday bash were both telvised live on Great American Country.
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