George Jones

George Jones

George Jones to Be Honored on One-Year Anniversary of His Death

“This day is going to be bittersweet,” Nancy Jones said. “I know how much people loved George, and the love has continued even a year later.”

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–04/14/2014

Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley Says Justin Bieber Is ‘Living a George Jones Song’

“Have you watched Justin Bieber lately?” Paisley said. “He is living a George Jones song.”

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–03/19/2014

Alan Jackson and Nancy Jones (Terry Wyatt/Getty Images)

George Jones Tribute Celebrates Life & Music of a Country Music Legend

Dubbed Playin’ Possum: The Final No-Show, the Jones tribute concert lasted four hours and welcomed more than 100 artists to to perform 48 Jones hits.


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10 George Jones Songs Everyone Should Know

“He Stopped Loving Her Today” makes the list, of course, but there are many more Jones recordings that are equally devastating. Our list also includes honky tonkers, a twisted gospel song and even a stunning love ballad.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–11/22/2013

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Miranda Lambert Slims Down To ‘Look The Part’

Miranda Lambert will celebrate her 30th birthday on Sunday (November 10th), and she tells The Dr. Don Show with Rachael and Grunwald it was the right time to really get her act together, including her health. “All through […]

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–11/08/2013

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Top 10 Male-Female Country Duets: The Classics

Duets have been an integral part of country music for decades. Here are ten of the most classic male-female country duets of all time.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–10/01/2013

George Jones

George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, More Added To George Jones Tribute Concert

George Strait, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Reba McEntire, and Alabama have been added to the November concert in Nashville honoring country legend George Jones, who passed away in April.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–09/16/2013

Sheryl Crow talks classic country albums

Radio.com Essentials: Sheryl Crow Talks Influential Country Artists

Sheryl Crow sat down with Radio.com to discuss albums by country legends such as Johnny Cash, Tammy Wynette and George Jones, who have all been important to her as an artist.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–09/11/2013

Randy Travis performing at George Jones’ funeral (Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Nancy Jones)

Randy Travis Releases George Jones Tribute With Joe Nichols

Is Randy Travis back? Listen to “Tonight I’m Playing Possum,” a beautiful tribute to the country music legend, and decide for yourself.


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George Jones’ Funeral Draws Tributes From Brad Paisley, Laura Bush, Alan Jackson

On Thursday, May 2, 2013, George Jones left the Grand Ole Opry House for the final time. Family, friends and fans — literally from around the world — piled into the 4,400-seat home of the longest-running U.S. […]