Randy Travis will be honored with a star-studded tribute. The lineup for the upcoming A Heroes & Friends Tribute to Randy Travis - 1 Night, 1 Place, 1 Time show was revealed on Thursday (October 5).
Dennis Quaid, Craig Campbell, Aaron Lewis, and Shenandoah are among the many artists who will perform in Travis' honor on October 24 at the Von Braun Center's Propst Arena in Huntsville, Alabama.
This once-in-a-lifetime event will include performances of Randy's twenty-three global # 1 hits by hitmakers and some of Randy's favorite rising stars alike," according to an announcement from the event's organizers.
Darryl Worley, David Nail, Jacob Tolliver, James Dupre, Jamie O'Neal, Jerrod Niemann, John Berry, Lee Roy Parnell, Lorrie Morgan, T. Graham Brown, Taylor Hicks, Thompson Square, Tony Jackson, and Merle
A part of the event's revenues will be contributed to the Randy Travis Foundation, a non-profit that provides "support for stroke and cardiovascular disease victims,
as well as arts and entertainment education for at-risk children." Travis, 54, suffered a devastating stroke in 2013 that affected his speech and ability to move.
In 2016, he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Travis was also recently inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame for his work at Paula Records,
where he published two singles. In June 2023, he also helped launch the new country radio station Y'all 106.7 in Nashville, with one of his songs airing on the station.