Newest member of ‘The Grand Ole Opry’ in Kerr this weekend - Arts And Entertainment

Newest member of ‘The Grand Ole Opry’ in Kerr this weekend

Posted: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 12:00 am

Country artist Mark Wills hit the charts at the tender age of 23 with “Jacob’s Ladder,” from his self-titled debut album. He’s been back on the charts 16 times, joined The Grand Ole Opry this year, and will be in Kerrville this weekend.

Wills was honored with Membership in The Grand Ole Opry in January, joining an illustrious group that includes artists like Trace Adkins, Vince Gill, Loretta Lynn, Marty Stuart, Travis Tritt and Bill Anderson (who’ll be visiting the Cailloux Theater in January.)

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