Official Date For Lainey Wilson’s Grand Ole Opry Induction Revealed

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The Grand Ole Opry has set the stage for an electrifying announcement – Lainey Wilson’s Opry induction date is officially revealed!

Just yesterday, Lainey Wilson graced The Voice stage, joining a star-studded lineup of performers for the Season 25 finale.

As she prepared to showcase her new single, “Hang Tight Honey,” off of her upcoming album, Whirlwind, little did she anticipate the unforgettable turn of events that followed.


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Following her performance, the “Country’s Cool Again” singer got the surprise of a lifetime. Coach Reba McEntire, expressing her pride in Wilson’s career, joined her on stage to ask her to become the newest member of the historic Grand Ole Opry.

“I have heard that I’ve inspired you and what you’ve done so far, and I’m thrilled to death if I had anything to do with your career because you are blowin’ it up…I couldn’t be more proud to be the one that helps you continue to bridge the gap between our generations. I’d like to be the person to invite you to be an official member of the Grand Ole Opry.”

In an emotional moment, Wilson tearfully accepted the honor, expressing her admiration for McEntire and thanking her for the unforgettable surprise.

“It is so crazy that you are asking me to be a member because I look up to you so much. I’m not talking about just musically, but the way you carry yourself, your work ethic. You inspire me every day.”

Watch the heartwarming moment that solidified Wilson’s place among the country music greats in the video below.

The Grand Ole Opry has confirmed the official date for Lainey Wilson’s induction.

“Cat’s out of the bag! Y’all crashed our website and we’re back up and running! [Reba] has invited [Lainey Wilson] to become the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry, and it’s going down on June 7!”

This announcement marks a significant milestone in Wilson’s flourishing career, cementing her place in the esteemed and historic institution.

Lainey Wilson will make her debut as an official member of the Grand Ole Opry with not just one but two shows scheduled at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. To purchase tickets to witness history unfold, visit the Opry’s official website.

Congratulations to Lainey Wilson on this well-deserved honor!

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