Additional artists added to George Jones tribute show - WSMV Channel 4

Additional artists added to George Jones tribute show

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The tribute concert for George Jones been officially been named as "Playin' Possum! The Final NO Show."

Brad Paisley, Martina McBride, Big & Rich, Loretta Lynn, Lee Ann Womack, Craig Morgan, Thompson Square, Ronnie Milsap, Bill Anderson and rockers Megadeth have been added to the lineup for the sold-out performance at Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 22.

Previously announced performers include: Kid Rock, George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Alan Jackson, Dierks Bentley, Reba McEntire, Alabama, Travis Tritt, Tanya Tucker, Josh Turner, The Oak Ridge Boys, Charlie Daniels, Jamey Johnson, Montgomery Gentry and Sam Moore.

"The evening of George Jones songs is going to be the best musical tribute Nashville has ever seen," said Nancy Jones in a news release. "We have many surprises planned, and I just wish George could be here to see what we are doing for him."

The show was supposed to be Jones' final concert, but after he died, organizers turned it into a tribute show.

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