It was a beautiful & uplifting moment.
Sunday night, (May 15th) family, friends, fans and fellow entertainers gathered at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville to celebrate the life of Naomi Judd on the live televised River Of Time Celebration. Participants both in-person and via video message included Carly Pearce, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Ashley McBryde, Brad Paisley, Little Big Town, Emmylou Harris, Brandi Carlile, Bono, Reese Witherspoon, Oprah Winfrey, Bette Midler and Salma Hayek, among others.
The evening included several performances, starting with Wynonna Judd singing “Love Can Build A Bridge,” which was written by her late mother.
Here is the list of performances:
Litte Big Town – “Grandpa (Tell Me ‘Bout the Good Old Days)”
Jamey johnson – “John Deere Tractor”
Emmylou Harris, Allison Russell – “The Sweetest Gift”
The Gaithers – “How Beautiful Heaven Must Be”
Ashley McBryde – “Love Is Alive”
Brad Paisley – “Young Love (Strong Love)”
Carly Pearce – “Why Not Me”
Wynonna & Brandi Carlile – “The Rose”
Wynonna – “Love Can Build A Bridge”