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Luke Bryan

Circle is celebrating the career of country music superstar and four-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan on Wednesday, August 19th, with a network takeover called Luke Bryan Lives Here. It follows the August 7th release of his new BORN HERE LIVE HERE DIE HERE album which includes his 25th career No. 1 “One Margarita.”

Luke Bryan Lives Here will kick off on Wednesday, August 19th with a new installment of Circle Sessions beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET. The premiere of the half-hour episode Circle Sessions: Luke Bryan is hosted by Nan Kelley, and looks at his musical influences and how they shaped his career.

“I thought it could be a really fun night for me to come and perform some songs from some of my heroes who have influenced me along the way,” shared Bryan. “I couldn’t think of a better place to do that than at the Opry.” This show will be taped in the Opry House’s custom-built theater, The Circle Room.

The night also includes an encore of Opry Live featuring Bryan and Darius Rucker at the Grand Ole Opry House on August 15th as well as the broadcast of Bryan’s performance from the Grand Ole Opry’s Opry Goes Pink from October 2019.

Luke Bryan Lives Here programming schedule on Wednesday, August 19 includes:

8:30-9 p.m. ET (repeats 11:30-12 a.m.)
Circle Sessions: Luke Bryan | Luke talks with host Nan Kelley about some of his favorite songs that were hits for other artists and performs a few of his hits.

9-10 p.m. ET (repeats at 12-1:00 a.m., ET)
Grand Ole Opry featuring Luke Bryan and Darius Rucker (encore broadcast from August 15) |

10 – 10:30 p.m. ET (repeats at 1-1:30 a.m., ET)
Opry Goes Pink featuring Luke Bryan | The Grand Ole Opry® and four-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan flipped the switch on the 11th annual Opry Goes Pink in October 2019 to support the fight against breast cancer. Opry Goes Pink is a partnership between the Opry and Susan G. Komen Tennessee. Special guests included Anita Cochran, Sara Evans, Craig Morgan and the Oak Ridge Boys.

Check for complete programming information for Luke Bryan Lives Here on Wednesday, August 19.