Music City Bits
Laura MacCorkleLaura MacCorkle's Weblog
- 2007 Apr 16
This coming Sunday, April 22, 2007, Reunion Records artist Michael W. Smith will be honored as an inductee in the Music City Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tennessee. Other members of the '07 class include Emmylou Harris, John Hiatt and Wynonna Judd.
Good buddy and actor Jim Caviezel ("Déjà Vu", "The Passion of the Christ") will serve as Smith's presenter at the ceremony. If you happen to be in the 'hood, stop by The Hall of Fame Park (downtown Nashville, across from the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum) at 3 p.m. C.T. The induction ceremony is open to the public.
Stick around a little longer next week, and you can catch the 38th Annual GMA Dove Awards which will be held at the Grand Ole Opry House on April 25, 2007 at 8:00 p.m. C.T. (opening ceremonies begin at 5:30 p.m. C.T.).
So far, the list of performers includes: tobyMac, Kirk Franklin, Mandisa, Brian Littrell (Backstreet Boys), Mac Powell (Third Day), Mark Hall (Casting Crowns), Steven Curtis Chapman, Chris Tomlin, Stellar Kart, The Crabb Family, Take 6, Aaron Shust, MercyMe, Brian Free & Assurance, DecembeRadio, Leeland, Red and Family Force 5.
Your hosts for the evening will be Brian Littrell, Donnie McClurkin and Natalie Grant. For more information RE when the Doves will be televised in your neighborhood, click here.