Chely Wright Invites Kellie Pickler, Taylor Swift to Fundraiser

Chely Wright has announced the first round of guests performing at her annual Reading, Writing & Rhythm benefit concert taking place June 5 at the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville. Confirmed artists include Keith Anderson, Emerson Drive, Kellie Pickler, Mindy Smith, Taylor Swift, Trent Tomlinson and Chris Young. More artists will be announced later. Proceeds will benefit music education in public schools. “I have become graciously humbled and overwhelmed by the outpouring of support by my friends in music,” said Wright. “The music community is a caring and giving one and the success of the event is truly reflective of that.”