Press Release: Grand Ole Opry Recognizes Travis Tritt on 25th Anniversary of Becoming Opry Member

by Laura Lou / 1057 days ago / Comments

For Immediate Release:

(Nashville, Tenn. – March 2, 2017)Travis Tritt celebrated his 25th anniversary of becoming an Opry member Tuesday night, February 28. During Tritt’s 30-minute set, the legendary John Conlee presented Tritt with a commemorative plaque congratulating the singer for his long-lived relationship with the Opry.

While standing inside the famous six-foot circle on stage, Tritt expressed his feelings about the night, telling the crowd that being a member of the Opry is the “biggest honor of my life.” Backstage, prior to his 25th anniversary performance, Opry executives surprised Tritt with a cake to further celebrate the historic night.

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About Travis Tritt: More than 25 years after Travis Tritt launched his music career, the Grammy award-winning artist continues to sell-out shows and stay true and relevant to Country music fans across the globe. A Marietta, Ga. native, Travis Tritt is dubbed one of “The Class of ‘89,” which included Country music superstars Garth Brooks, Clint Black and Alan Jackson; all of whom dominated the charts in the early ‘90s. Among his eleven studio albums and numerous charted singles are nineteen Top 10 hits, including “Modern Day Bonnie and Clyde,” “Here’s A Quarter” and “It’s A Great Day To Be Alive.” Over the course of his career, he has produced millions in album sales, two Grammy award wins and multiple No. 1 singles on the Country radio charts. Most recently, Tritt released a special live 2-disc CD and DVD, titled A Man and His Guitar – Live From The Franklin Theatre.



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Travis Tritt Tour Dates

01/24/2020 : Walhalla Perf. Arts Center ( Solo Acoustic): Walhalla, SC
01/25/2020 : Walhalla Perf. Arts Center ( Solo Acoustic): Walhalla, SC
01/26/2020 : Gogue Perf. Arts Center ( Solo Acoustic): Auburn, AL
01/28/2020 : Alabama Theatre ( Solo Acoustic ): Birmingham, AL
01/30/2020 : Saenger Theatre ( Solo Acoustic ): Pensacola, FL
01/31/2020 : Albany Municipal Auditorium ( Solo Acoustic): Albany, GA
02/01/2020 : Lucas Theatre ( Solo Acoustic ): Savannah, GA
02/13/2020 : Rio Theatre ( Solo Acoustic): Santa Cruz, CA
02/14/2020 : Luther Burbank Ctr. for the Arts ( Solo Acoustic): Santa Rosa, CA
02/15/2020 : Bob Hope Theatre ( Solo Acoustic): Stockton, CA
02/16/2020 : Christopher Cohen Center ( Solo Acoustic): San Luis Obispo, CA
02/18/2020 : Santa Clarita PAC ( Solo Acoustic): Santa Clarita, CA
02/20/2020 : Fred Kavli Theatre Bank of America Performing Arts Ctr.( ... : Thousand Oaks, CA
02/21/2020 : Fox Theater (Solo Acoustic): Bakersfield, CA
02/22/2020 : La Mirada Theatre for Perf. Arts ( Solo Acoustic): La Mirada, CA
02/23/2020 : Mesa Arts Center - Ikeda Theatre ( Solo Acoustic ): Mesa, AZ
02/25/2020 : The Smith Center for the Perf. Arts ( Solo Acoustic): Las Vegas, NV
02/27/2020 : Paramount Theatre ( Solo Acoustic): Denver, CO
02/28/2020 : Pikes Peak Center ( Solo Acoustic ) : Colorado Springs, CO
02/29/2020 : Orpheum Theatre ( Solo Acoustic): Wichita, KS
03/13/2020 : Save Mart Center (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Fresno, CA
03/14/2020 : Reno Event Center (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Reno, NV
03/19/2020 : Robinson Performance Hall ( Band): Little Rock, AR
03/20/2020 : BancorpSouth Arena (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Tupelo, MS
03/21/2020 : CenturyLink Center (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Bossier City, LA
04/17/2020 : PPL Center (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Allentown, PA
04/18/2020 : Dunkin Donuts Center (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Providence, RI
04/22/2020 : Riviera Theatre (Band): North Tonawanda, NY
04/23/2020 : Sandusky State Theatre: Sandusky, OH
04/24/2020 : Coliseum at Alliant Energy Center (Band) ( Lynyrd Skynyrd): Madison, WI
04/25/2020 : Allen County War Memorial ( Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Fort Wayne, IN
05/08/2020 : Appalachian Wireless Arena (Band) (Lynyrd Skynyrd): Pikeville, KY
07/09/2020 : Hodag Country Festival ( Band) : Rhinelander, WI
07/24/2020 : Countryfestivalen Seljord (Band): Seljord,
07/29/2020 : Grey Eagle Event Center (Band) : Calgary,
07/30/2020 : Merritt Rockin' River Fest ( Band): Merritt,
08/27/2020 : Genesee County Fair ( Band): Mount Morris, MI
10/15/2020 : Blue Gate Performing Arts Center ( Band): Shipshewana, IN
10/17/2020 : Casino Rama Resort: Orillia,
10/20/2020 : Molson Canadian Centre: Moncton,
10/21/2020 : Molson Canadian Centre: Moncton,
10/22/2020 : Centre 200: Sydney,
10/24/2020 : Mile One Centre: St John's,

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Beginning about age 13, music always been my “safe place”, my “escape”, it became a part of who I am. My background includes being a photographer/journalist for newspapers, magazines and radio stations and more recently I have been an artist manager. What I continue to strive to learn is, what is important to the fans/readers? I find that the answer is always that they want to feel close to the artist they are supporting. The human contact that we all need is something that I want to deliver to anyone that happens to read something I write or see a photograph I shoot. It is important to me to provide that experience, because I am, after all, still always a “fan” and that giddy 13-year-old girl is simply amazed! I never imagined that my passion and love for music would lead me where I am today! I use the hashtag #iamtheluckiestgirliknow because I cannot believe how blessed I am! I’m excited to see “what happens next” and take you all along with me! This is going to be amazing…