Brooks to Host Opry Special

Garth Brooks will host A&E’s The Grand Ole Opry: 75 Years of America’s Music. The two-hour program chronicles the long-running radio show’s 75-year-history with rare footage including Patsy Cline’s Opry debut and Hank Williams hanging out backstage. Also featured in the special are interviews with Opry members Loretta Lynn, Vince Gill, Trisha Yearwood and Steve Wariner. The show debuts Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. ET. Gill and Dolly Parton host another Opry special, The 75th Anniversary of the Grand Ole Opry, Nov. 23 at 9 p.m. ET on CBS television.