Revisit Country Music’s Stunning 1983 Tribute To America At Constitution Hall

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The moment was one that many may not remember, but one we should never forget.

A massive gathering of some of the most influential and legendary musicians across the country music industry filled the stage at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. for a special celebration of America that will take your breath away.

Hosted by Kenny Rogers, Glen Campbell, and other fellow country superstars, The Country Music Association’s 25th Anniversary since its creation was a true cause for celebration across the nation, and as such, even Former President Nixon and the first lady attended this monumental event.

Joining together for a final performance to honor the American pride built deep within country music and to recognize the incredible strides the country music industry had made in the last 25 years, more than 20 country music legends (many who have now passed) joined together at center stage for a moving performance of “America The Beautiful”.

As Ray Charles began the impressive number, he calls out to the fellow musicians, saying, “Man, I wish I had someone to help me sing this!”

With just that, this choir of endlessly-talented musicians filled every corner of Constitution Hall with their stunning voices.

Watch this once-in-a-lifetime performance below!