Keith Urban Celebrates Five Year Opry Anniversary

By: Greg Sacidor

Being a member of the famed Grand Ole Opry is an honor unlike any other in country music and Tuesday (April 12) marked the fifth anniversary of Keith Urban’s induction.

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The “Blue Ain’t Your Color” artist celebrated his big day with a special performance at the iconic venue. The Opry shared a number of photos from the evening and even a throwback video from the night of Urban’s induction.

That moment when you're officially inducted into the #Opry Family… Cheers to 5 years @keithurban! 👏👏

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TONIGHT is the night! We're celebrating @keithurban's 5th #Opry Anniversary! 🎉🎉🎉

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We feel ya, Keith! What. A. Night. Happy 5th Anniversary! @keithurban #Opry

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Urban was invited to become a member of the Opry back in April of 2012 when Vince Gill surprised him with the invitation during a benefit concert. He was later officially inducted by Trace Adkins and Josh Turner.

Urban is one of only 63 artists who are currently an Opry member.


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