Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

News

Chris Stapleton Exhibit coming to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

Chris Stapleton
Photo Credit: Amy Harris/The Travel Addict

Music fans can kick off their summer with a new exhibit featuring country singer and musician Chris Stapleton. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will feature Chris Stapleton: Since 1978 which will open on July 1.

The exhibit showcases certain instruments, equipment, awards and personal items from Stapleton.

Some of the items include his 1966 Gibson Trini Lopez Standard electric guitar, which was used during the recording of his hit song “Traveller.”

Another fun item fans can see is his coveted 2019 Waffle House Golden Waffle award (also known as a “Tunie”).  This award identifies Stapleton as the most-played artist on the restaurant chain’s jukeboxes during that year.

Chris Stapleton
Photo Credit: Amy Harris/The Travel Addict

“His rise as a successful artist may have seemed instantaneous to many, but he has been a force in country music for more than 20 years – whether writing hit songs for other country artists or contributing to studio recordings,” said Kyle Young, chief executive officer for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in a press release.

Stapleton’s career is an interesting journey. He became a full-time songwriter with a publishing company in 2001. He didn’t start with ambitions of becoming a performing artist. Now, he sells out arenas and has numerous country music awards.

The Chris Stapleton: Since 1978 exhibit runs until May 14, 2023. His exhibit is sponsored by Ram Trucks which isn’t surprising since his rendition of Al Green’s “I’m a Ram” is featured in commercials.

Chris Stapleton joins other artists such as Florida Georgia Line and Martina McBride who are highlighted in onsite exhibits at the museum. You can get your tickets to the Country Music Hall of Fame here.

Latest Articles

Lollapalooza

News

Chicagoans are no strangers to the annual Lollapalooza Festival and now it’s expanding with a weekend in India in 2023. LollaIndia or Lollapalooza India...

Interviews

We caught up with Chase Rice as he prepares to head back out on the road with Jason Aldean. Rice has been busy previewing...

News

The electronic music, New Orleans-based Buku Festival has canceled its 2023 date with no future rescheduled date so far. Buku Fest organizers took to...

Interviews

Cincinnati Chef Christian Gill has taken over Guy’s Grocery Games Summer Tournament for the past five weeks. On the season finale Wednesday night, the...

News

Any Marriott Bonvoy American Express cardholder knows the perks of having the card, now enhancements have been made for small business members. The Marriott...

North America

For the past few years when I visit Quebec City for Festival d’été de Québec, I always take a day off and visit Strom Spa...

You May Also Like

North America

It’s no surprise that last year, Carnival carried approximately 5,000,000 passengers, 800,000 were children. Outside, above the lido deck of the Carnival Horizon, a 455-foot-long...

North America

I grew up loving baseball and taking road trips with my dad. So when I got the chance to check out Fenway Park for...

News

The ShipRocked Cruise, announced a major line-up earlier this year and they have announced additional artists to their growing list of musicians for the 2023...

News

“Morticia” is the name that social media followers chose for the rare corpse flower in the greenhouse at the Cincinnati Zoo Discovery Forest. The...