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Brad Paisley, Martina McBride, several more added to George Jones tribute

Brad Paisley, Martina McBride and Loretta Lynn are a just a few of the new additions to the all-star roster for the George Jones tribute next month, aptly dubbed "Playin' Possum! The Final No Show."

Brad Paisley, Martina McBride and Loretta Lynn are a just a few of the new additions to the all-star roster for the George Jones tribute next month, aptly dubbed "Playin' Possum! The Final No Show."

Big & Rich, Lee Ann Womack, Craig Morgan, Thompson Square, Ronnie Milsap, Bill Anderson and Metallica have also been confirmed for the Nov. 22 tribute at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena.

The sold-out concert, originally slated to be the late singer's final tour performance, will also feature previously-announced acts Eric Church, Reba McEntire, Alabama, Alan Jackson, Dierks Bentley, Travis Tritt, Tanya Tucker, Josh Turner, The Oak Ridge Boys, Charlie Daniels, Jamey Johnson, Montgomery Gentry and Sam Moore.

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

 

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