Past Entertainers
2008 - The Dill Pickers and Sons of Bill
2007 - The Hackens Boys and The Hounddog Hill Boys
2006- Scott Hisey and the KIC Band
2005 - Brian Keith
2004 - Brian Keith
2003 - Glen Shelton
2002 - Cliff Waldron and the New Shades of Grass
2001 - Exile
2000 - Billy “Crash” Craddock
1999 - Rick K. & the Allnighters
1998 - Jett Williams
1997 - Darrin Norwood
1996 - Connie Smith
1995 - Jimmy C. Newman
1994 - Jeannie C. Riley
1993 - Mel McDaniel
1992 - The Kendells (Mr. Kendell deceased 1998)
1991 - Johnny Russell
1990 - Jim Ed Brown
1989 - Helen Cornelius
1988 - Whispering Bill Anderson
1987 - Porter Wagoner
1986 - Margo Smith
1985 - Razzy Bailey
1984 - David Frizzell
1983 - Susq. River Band and Jeannie C. Riley
1982 - Younger Brothers Band and Del Reeves
1981 - Jeanne Pruett
1980 - Stella Parton
1979 - Dave & Sugar
1978 - Grandpa Jones (Deceased 1998)
1977 - Sonny James
1976 - Ernest Tubb (Deceased 1984)
1975 - Charlie Louvin