Special to air July 3 at 8, 9, 10 & 11 p.m. ET; July 4 at 1 p.m.; July 5 at 11 p.m. on TBN
Grammy Award-winning, Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry members The Oak Ridge Boys are set to host TBN’s July 4th weekend special performing multiple songs, along with guests two-time Grammy-nominated and GMA Dove award-winner Nicole C. Mullen, Grammy-winner Lee Greenwood and joined by co-host Gov. Mike Huckabee. “TBN’s Independence Day Weekend Celebration” will premiere Saturday, July 3, at 8, 9, 10 and 11 p.m. ET. In addition, the special will be available to stream on Facebook LIVE on TBN, and the Gov. Mike Huckabee, The Oak Ridge Boys, Lee Greenwood and Nicole C. Mullen pages. Fans can also look forward to hits performed for all in true social distancing, patriotic style.
“We are looking forward to celebrating our country’s Independence weekend,” said Duane Allen. “The Oak Ridge Boys and Mike Huckabee are co-hosting this special on TBN with very special musical guests!”
The Oak Ridge Boys bandmate Joe Bonsall said, “During these times of virus and unrest, how cool it will be to gather with the governor and celebrate America ... on July 4th weekend.”
Greenwood said, “This is such a great opportunity to reach out to America on Independence Day. Thank you, Gov. Huckabee and The Oak Ridge Boys, for allowing me to be on this 4th of July special with you.”
Mullen said, “The Fourth of July reminds me that freedom is never free. It will always cost someone, somewhere a great price. Another truth that I have realized is sometimes you must celebrate the freedom of others while you press towards your own. Most Americans can trace their liberty back to 1776. As an African American, mine was granted in 1865. As believers in Christ, the price was paid 2,000 years ago, for the greatest eternal emancipation of all ... for all who receive it! This year, let’s work towards and celebrate liberty and justice for everyone. He whom the son sets free, is free indeed! Tune into TBN as we work towards and celebrate freedom for all!”
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The Oak Ridge Boys on The Grand Ole Opry July 4th
As previously announced, The Grand Ole Opry will celebrate Independence Day as Opry members The Oak Ridge Boys, Sara Evans and Mark Wills step into the circle for the 4,931st consecutive Saturday night broadcast on July 4. The Opry performance is part of “America’s Birthday Bash” on Circle Network.
The Opry presents the best in country music live every week from Nashville. It can be heard at opry.com and wsmonline.com, Opry and WSM mobile apps, SiriusXM, and its flagship home, 650 AM-WSM. The Grand Ole Opry is owned by Ryman Hospitality Properties. For more information, visit opry.com.