The HRC's 2019 Nashville Dinner took place at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel on March 2, and Nettles was on hand to receive the Ally for Equality Award for her support of the community and work to raise awareness of the impact of hate speech and the importance of supporting LGBTQ youth.
Megan Hilty, who appeared in the music drama series Smash as well as the theater adaptation of 9 to 5, will play Patsy Cline. Jessie Mueller, who won a Tony Award in 2014 for portraying Carol King in a musical will play Loretta Lynn.
Congratulations to Ray Stevens who was deserving of this distinction, eventually. But the CMA and the Country Music Hall of Fame need to take a good, long look in the mirror after a group of individuals entrusted with this incredibly important task perused over a list of names that included artists like Jerry Lee Lewis, Hank Williams Jr., Ralph Stanley, The “Voice” Vern Gosdin, Gram Parson, and so on and so forth as worthy inductees, and instead inducted “Ahab the Arab."
Richardson Hwy Northbound closed at the cross over to Old Richardson, Mile 359.5. Traffic is being diverted off the Richardson and onto the Old Richardson Hwy. Avoid the area for the next half hour ...