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

by Laura Lou / 1945 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

07/08/2022 : ND Country Fest 2022 (Band): New Salem, ND
07/09/2022 : Grand Forks (Band): Grand Forks, ND
07/10/2022 : Amsoil Arena (Band): Duluth, MN
07/22/2022 : Golden Nugget Lake Charles (Band): Lake Charles, LA
07/23/2022 : Kickin' for a Kure (Band): San Antonio, TX
07/27/2022 : Troy Fair (Band): Troy, PA
07/29/2022 : The Midland Theatre (Band): Newark, OH
07/30/2022 : SOLD OUT! Clarksburg Amp (Band): Clarksburg, WV
08/04/2022 : Cattaragus County Fair (Band): Little Valley, NY
08/05/2022 : Indiana State Fair (Band): Indianapolis, IN
08/06/2022 : Mid_America Music Festival (Band): Trenton, MO
08/10/2022 : Sturgis Buffalo Chip (Band): Sturgis, SD
08/11/2022 : Swiftel Center (Band): Brookings, SD
08/12/2022 : Mayo Civic Center (Band): Rochester, MN
08/13/2022 : RiverEdge Park (Band) : Aurora, IL
08/19/2022 : Marion Cultural Civic Center (Band): Marion, IL
08/20/2022 : Music Hall Center (Band) : Detroit, MI
08/21/2022 : Rialto Square (Band): Joliet, IL
09/02/2022 : TJ's Corral (Band): Minden, NV
09/03/2022 : Thunder Valley Resort (Band): Lincoln, CA
09/04/2022 : Mandalay Bay Beach (Band): Las Vegas, NV
09/07/2022 : Wagner Noel PAC (Band): Midland, TX
09/08/2022 : Abraham Chavez Theatre (Band) : El Paso, TX
09/09/2022 : San Angelo PAC (Band): San Angelo, TX
09/15/2022 : Rock N’ Roll Cowboy Tour: Syracuse, NY (BAND): Syracuse, NY
09/16/2022 : OC BikeFest 2022 (Band): Ocean City, MD
09/17/2022 : Rock N’ Roll Cowboy Tour: Mansfield, MA (BAND): Mansfield, MA
09/22/2022 : Rock N’ Roll Cowboy Tour: North Little Rock, AR (BAND): North Little Rock, AR
09/23/2022 : Rock N’ Roll Cowboy Tour: Lafayette, LA (BAND): Lafayette, LA
09/24/2022 : Rock N’ Roll Cowboy Tour: New Orleans, LA (Band): New Orleans, LA
09/30/2022 : Country Thunder Bristol 2022 (Band): Bristol, TN
10/01/2022 : Rock N’ Roll Cowboy Tour: Savannah, GA (Band): Savannah, GA
10/07/2022 : Mountain Health Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Huntington, WV
10/08/2022 : Coveli Centre (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR) : Youngstown, OH
10/09/2022 : PPL Center (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Allentown, PA
10/13/2022 : FNB Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Jonesboro, AR
10/14/2022 : Texas Trust CU Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Grand Prairie, TX
10/19/2022 : Tuscaloosa Amphitheater (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Tuscaloosa, AL
10/20/2022 : Truist Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR) : Newport, KY
10/22/2022 : Corbin Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Corbin, KY
10/23/2022 : Bojangles Coliseum (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Charlotte, NC
10/27/2022 : Ruth Eckerd Hall (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Clearwater, FL
10/28/2022 : Hertz Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Estero, FL
10/29/2022 : Pompano Beach Amp (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Pompano Beach, FL
11/05/2022 : Altria Theatre (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR) : Richmond, VA
11/11/2022 : Bancorp South Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Tupelo, MS
11/19/2022 : Gas South Arena (THE CAN’T MISS TOUR): Duluth, GA
12/10/2022 : Ameristar Casino (Band): Kansas City, MO

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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…