Wright Raised $100K for Music Ed

Chely Wright’s second annual benefit for her Reading, Writing & Rhythm Foundation raised over $100,000. The money supports public school music education. Gary Allan, Steve Azar, Diamond Rio, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Tommy Shane Steiner, Cyndi Thomson and keith urban all performed during the Tuesday night (June 11) concert at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon. In an auction, a Wright-guided tour of the Country Music Hall of Fame fetched $4,200. Roundtrip airfare to Nashville and dinner with Wright brought $7,200. 06/12/02