Country Stars Sign Up for Sound and Speed

Vince Gill, Trisha Yearwood, Trace Adkins, Jo Dee Messina, Diamond Rio, Kenny Rogers and Chely Wright are among the country artists who will participate in the Speed and Sound event to be held Jan. 13-14, 2006, in Nashville. The fundraiser, offering fans a chance to meet country stars and NASCAR drivers, benefits the Victory Junction Gang, a non-profit organization that enriches the lives of children with chronic or life-threatening illnesses, and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Drivers scheduled to appear include Kyle Petty, Richard Petty, Tony Stewart, Michael Waltrip and Sterling Marlin. Tickets to the festival are $20, with separate concert tickets priced at $30.