About All 4 the Hall
This auction is a part of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s All 4 the Hall annual fundraiser. This year’s event took place at Bridestone Arena in Nashville, TN on April 16.
The event featured an all-star lineup, selected and personally invited by Urban, featured Country Music Hall of Fame members Gill, Kristofferson and Willie Nelson; rockers Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock; contemporary country stars Trace Adkins, Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert and Tim McGraw; and country music veterans Rosanne Cash, Jessi Colter, Montgomery Gentry, Billy Joe Shaver and Hank Williams Jr.-whose classic 1979 hit "Family Tradition" provided a sing-along closing number featuring most of the evening's performers.
Click here for the event recap and to read the press release.
About the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum:
The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is operated by the non-profit, educational Country Music Foundation (CMF). The mission of the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is to identify and preserve the evolving history and traditions of country music and to educate its audiences. Functioning as a local history museum and as an international arts organization, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum serves visiting and non-visiting audiences including fans, students, scholars, members of the music industry.
The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum has been the home of America's music since 1967. Located on the west bank of the Cumberland River, just a few steps from the historic Ryman Auditorium and the honky-tonks of Lower Broadway, the monumental edifice, a visceral experience for approaching visitors, invigorates the skyline in downtown Nashville's entertainment district.
Inside, the Museum presents the crown jewels of its vast collection to illustrate country music's story as told through the turns of two centuries. A treasure trove of historic country video clips and recorded music, dynamic exhibits and state-of-the-art design, regular menu of live performances and public programs, Museum Store, on-site dining, and fabulous public spaces all contribute to an unforgettable museum experience.
The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum is accredited by the American Association of Museums, certifying that the Museum operates according to the highest standards, manages its collection, and provides quality service to the public. Of the 8,000 museums nationwide, only some 750 are accredited.