Porter Wagoner Will Receive Tex Ritter Award

Porter Wagoner will accept the Tex Ritter Award from the International Fan Club Organization (IFCO) in recognition of his contributions to country music, the music community and fans. The presentation will be made Monday (June 4) at the 40th annual IFCO Fun Fest concert at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Appearing on the show are Joe Diffie, Ty Herndon, Aaron Tippin, Chris Young and many others. Proceeds will benefit the Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville.