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Alan Jackson at the Ryman

Monday, February 6, 2006 – Alan Jackson will hit the Ryman at the end of the month to highlight his upcoming gospel album in a concert that will be taped for a DVD.

Jackson will play songs from "Precious Memories" at a special concert event at Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium Feb. 27. The disc , out Feb. 28, is a collection of 15 classic hymns Jackson originally recorded as a Christmas gift to his mother. The inspirational album is set for release on ACR (Alan's Country Records)/ Arista Nashville.

Among the songs are "Softly and Tenderly," "I'll Fly Away" and "The Old Rugged Cross." The family affair was all the more complete on "'Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus," which features vocals from Jackson's wife, Denise, and two of his daughters.

The show will be taped for television broadcast on GAC (Great American Country) and subsequently available to the public on DVD. GAC airdates and DVD release date will be announced soon.

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