ARTICLE: Little Jimmy Dickens 90th Birthday

Little Jimmy Dickens or as some know as “Tater”, celebrated his 90th birthday with friends, family as well as fellow Grand Ole Opry members and country music artists at Rippy’s on lower Broadway in Nashville on January 19th. His birthday was a month earlier on Dec. 19th.

Nashville Mayor, Karl Dean took part in the festivities and to proclaim Dickens, "A man with extraordinary stature in the music business and beyond." Danielle Peck led the crowded room singing “Happy Birthday” and later Sherrie Austin and Bryan White both were on hand to assist with cutting the guitar shaped cake.

Sherrie Austin - Little Jimmy Dickens - Bryan White
 Some of the guests included Bill Anderson, The Moore Sisters, Carrie & Debbie, Cerrito, Georgia Middleman, Guy Gilchrist, Jan Howard, Keith Hilbrey, members of Riders in the Sky, Jessie Coulter and John Conlee as well as many more music industry friends and fellow country artists.

Photos of the event can be seen at

1 comment:

JoAnnDiU said...

Love Love Love Little Jimmy Dickens!! He seem like such a hoot!!