Taylor Swift Performs, Celebrities Gather for Hall of Fame Fundraiser

Taylor Swift, Bill Anderson, Shawn Colvin, Randy Scruggs, Raul Malo and Big & Rich’s John Rich, were among those making guest appearances Wednesday (Oct. 10) at a New York fundraiser for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. As announced in advance, the All for the Hall dinner and concert featured Vince Gill, Trisha Yearwood, Jewel and Patty Griffin. Hosted by actor-director Ethan Hawke, the event at the Nokia Theatre in Times Square attracted a crowd filled with several celebrities, including Jon Bon Jovi, songwriters Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson, champion bull rider Ty Murray, actress Gina Gershon and actors Griffin Dunne and Greg Kinnear.