George Jones' 80th birthday is celebrated at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Performers include: Alan Jackson; Lee Ann Womack; Jamey Johnson; the Oak Ridge Boys; Joe Diffie; and Eric Lee Beddingfield. Nan Kelley is the host.
The previously flooded Grand Ole Opry reopens with a star-studded show. Performers include: Brad Paisley; Little Jimmy Dickens; Keith Urban; Trace Adkins; Martina McBride; Blake Shelton; Jason Aldean; Josh Turner; Dierks Bentley; Charlie Daniels Band; Steve Wariner; Del McCoury Band; and Lorrie Morgan.