Kristy Lee Cook makes Opry debut
Thursday, October 23, 2008
– Kristy Lee Cook, who just released her debut CD "Why Wait," makes her debut on the Grand Ole Opry on Saturday.
The appearance will be broadcast on WSM AM 650, XM Satellite Radio Channel 11 and wsmonline.com. Earlier in the day, Cook will be at the Vanderbilt/Duke football game to sing the national anthem.
Cook's first single is 15 Minutes of Shame.
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