The Oak Ridge Boys Can’t “Shake It Off” After Seeing Taylor Swift
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 23, 2015) – Country Music Hall of Fame inductees, The Oak Ridge Boys, mingled with Taylor Swift
after her Saturday, October 17 show at AT&T Stadium in Arlington,
Texas. The legendary country group visited with Taylor and her parents
backstage, and The Oak Ridge Boys are still talking about it.
“What an awesome, inspiring experience,” said The Oak Ridge Boys’
tenor Joe Bonsall about hanging backstage with just Taylor and her
“This was the most amazing show I have ever seen… When I wasn’t
thinking about it all night, I was dreaming about it!” added Duane
Taylor’s father recounted seeing The Oak Ridge Boys and Kenny Rogers
at a show in Hershey, PA in 1979. He described how impressed he was with
how they fired up the crowd.
“They were extremely kind. We talked as friends, neighbors and
business colleagues with mutual admiration,” expressed Bonsall.
The Oak Ridge Boys will be inducted into the legendary Country Music
Hall of Fame, the genre’s highest honor, on Sunday, October 25.