Gene Watson Celebrates 61 Years In Country Music With Headlining Show at The Texas Troubadour Theatre in Nashville

Article Contributed by Roar Publicity | Published on Monday, July 17, 2023

Country music legend Gene Watson & His Farewell Party Band are set to appear on August 24th at the historic Troubadour Theater in Music City. During the very special evening, the Grand Ole Opry star will celebrate his recent milestone of 61 years in the business. Tickets are available HERE.

During the event, fans can expect to hear the chart-topper perform his biggest hits. Known for breakthrough anthems like “Fourteen Carat Mind,” “Farewell Party” and “Paper Rosie,” Gene Watson’s traditional voice will be at the forefront throughout. It’s the perfect chance for classic Country enthusiasts to hear  the Texas native’s biggest hits,  all under one roof. The venue will offer a variety of different ticket options including individual VIP and VIP tables, along with general admission seats starting at just $42.

The intimate evening will also include a performance from Dove winner Nathan Stanley, who will be performing prior to Watson. As the grandson of the legendary Dr. Ralph Stanley, the singer/songwriter’s unique style is rooted in tradition. With each show, Nathan pays homage to Bluegrass, Americana and Country music’s founding members. During the set he’ll also be playing songs from his latest album, Nathan Stanley Live!

"Very seldom do you get to work with someone destined to become a Legend. So it was a great privilege for me to record with Nathan Stanley who is definitely on his way to becoming just that, A True Legend,” Watson has said of Stanley. “Nathan has got the gift of music in his bones. At his young age, he's already a super talented musician with a great sense of style and superb vocal talent.”

About Gene Watson:

From his chart-topping soulful gospel albums to his No. 1 country standards, few artists have left a more indelible mark on America’s musical landscape than Gene Watson. As a newly inducted member of the Grand Ole Opry in 2020, Watson has been thrilling audiences for 60 years. This masterful country stylist from Houston, Texas, known as “The Singer’s Singer,” has more than 75 charted titles, 23 Top 10 hits, six No. 1 country singles and five No. 1 gospel hits. Watson is also a member of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame and the Houston, Texas Music Hall of Fame. Fans are still transfixed whenever Watson performs classics like “Farewell Party,” “Fourteen Carat Mind” or “Love in the Hot Afternoon.” A road warrior and considered one of the finest pure-country singers of his generation, Watson offers up one of the best traditional country shows in the business. For more information, visit

About Nathan Stanley:

The Virginia native got his start at the age of two-years-old performing with his grandfather, the late Dr. Ralph Stanley at the iconic Grand Ole Opry. From that point, he’s grown into a world-class musician, carving his own path. In addition to winning a Dove award and being nominated for multiple Grammy awards, the critically-acclaimed singer has also collaborated with industry favorites like Vince Gill, Brad Paisley, Patty Loveless and many more. Nathan’s style incorporates a combination of different influences ranging from Bluegrass to classic Country and beyond.