Reba McEntire Brings Lainey Wilson To Tears With Opry Invite


Following Lainey Wilson’s rousing performance of her new single, “Hang Tight Honey” on The Voice finale, the country star was due for a surprise of her own during the broadcast. After Wilson finished her song, The Voice coach Reba McEntire joined Lainey on stage and praised her talents and recent success. “You did a wonderful job, and I have heard that I’ve inspired you and what you’ve done so far. And I am thrilled if I had anything to do with your career because you are blowing it up,” McEntire said. “I was so proud of you at the ACMs the other night, and I couldn’t be more proud to be the one that helps you continue to bridge the gap between our generations. I’d like to be the person to invite you to be a member, an official member, of the Grand Ole Opry!” The emotional moment left Lainey Wilson crying tears of joy. (Rolling Stone)