Country stars to pay tribute to John Prine with online show Thursday night


A star-studded cast will honor the life and remember the music of singer-songwriter John Prine in a streaming special on June 11.

The special will feature Jason Isbell, Eric Church, Kacey Musgraves and Brandi Carlisle as well as dozens of other celebrities from across multiple fields.

The show will have musical performances, accounts from those who knew Prine and unseen footage of the songwriter, according to Rolling Stone.

The event begins at 7:30 pm ET and will stream on Prine’s Youtube, Facebook and Twitch.

Prine died at age 73 after contracting COVID-19 in April.