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Kimberly Williams Paisley Benefit for Alzheimer’s Featuring Brad Paisley and Friends

Kimberly Williams Paisley  benefit show for the Alzheimer’s Association June 4, 2017, featuring Brad Paisley and Friends. Event was held at the legendary Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville Tennessee. Photos taken by noted photographer Chad Lee. Special guests included  Hunter Hayes , Lindsay Ell ,  Charles Esten ,  Kimberly Williams Paisley ,  Jerrod Niemann , olympic skater Scott Hamilton and several others. 

The event was Disco themed, with artists dressed in afro’s and platform shoes. Fan favorite set list included classics such as Lady Marmalade , YMCA , Eric Clapton’s cocaine, Play That Funky Music along with many other 70’s classics. 

The event raised almost $350,000 for Alzheimer’s research . Organized by Brad’s wife Kimberly Williams Paisley, who lost her mother to the disease. 

Brad Paisley and friends event photos

Live Concert Photos Brad Paisley And Friends

Video footage from the event with Charles Esten and Brad Paisley covering the White Cherry classic Play That Funky Music can be seen here <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>

Hunter Hayes

Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley

Darius Rucker and Friends St Jude’s Benefit show – Little Big Town, A Thousand Horses and more

Monday June 8, 2015 Darius Rucker held his 6th annual CMA Fest Darius and Friends benefit show for St. jude’s Children’s Hospital and Research Center to a sold out crowd at the legendary Wildhorse Saloon in nashville , Tn. The show featured performances by Darius, A Thousand Horses, Brothers Osbourne,  Scotty McCreery, Brett Eldredge and Steve Wariner. Each band played songs of their own as well as classics by The BEatles, Black Crowes, Prince and more.

You can see video of Darius closing the show with the Prince classic Purple rain on my youtube channel here :

You can view photos of all performers here:

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