The Circle

Considered by country music legends to be "the heart of country music," the famed Opry Circle is the place to be for lovers of the genre. Stay "in the circle" to see what's new from #Opry, your favorite country stars, and Music City.


Check out what's new with Opry member Carrie Underwood, Opry guest artists Jason Aldean and Florida Georgia Line, and country music's newest couple, Carly Pearce and Michael Ray, on this episode of The Set List, hosted by Jill Wilderman.

See who has stepped into the circle recently and hear what they have to say about performing for the first time at the Opry.

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Opry Spotlight - Darius Rucker performs "For The First Time" live at the Grand Ole Opry.

Opry Flashback - Opry member Alan Jackson received 10 nominations at the 2002 CMA Awards, breaking the previous record held by Merle Haggard for more than 30 years.

Opry Pick of the Week - From 10-gallon hats to blinged-out gowns, these signature looks of Grand Ole Opry stars are almost as iconic as the artists themselves.

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Opry Guest Artist Charles Esten celebrated his 100th Opry appearance on July 20.

Trending - Opry Member Garth Brooks announced he's coming home for 2 shows on August 25!

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Opry In Music City

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