The Oaks are making several national radio and television appearances while in Tampa this week for the 2012 Republican National Convention. On Tuesday morning, they sang the National Anthem for the folks at FOX & Friends, and they kicked off the conference opener with a performance of "Amazing Grace." Watch the video above.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 22, 2012) – When the GOP takes over Tampa, Florida, next week, it will do so with the support of several high profile artists including Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Oak Ridge Boys and Lee Greenwood, among others.
Duane Allen talks about the I'll Fly Away Foundation's mission and invites you to join in at The Shindig on October 13, 2012 in Rogers, AR. The Shindig will also feature Dailey & Vincent and The Blackwood Brothers Quartet.
Get your tickets now at www.illflyawayfoundation.org
PROCLAMATION ANNOUNCED DURING GRAND OLE OPRY BY WSM’S EDDIE STUBBS
Nashville, Tenn. (July 18, 2012) – The prestigious National Music Council has appointed The Oak Ridge Boys as the official leading singers of America’s National Anthem, “The Star Spangled Banner.” The proclamation recognizes the iconic group’s contribution to the preservation of patriotic American music, their longstanding advancement of musical culture and their commitment to celebrating the global diversity of music traditions. It’s also in celebration of the Oaks’ continued service as ambassadors of American culture. Last night, WSM’s Eddie Stubbs made the announcement while introducing the group at the world renowned Grand Ole Opry.
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