"We want to thank you, because we want to connect just as much as everybody does," Yearwood told fans watching at home.
"This is beyond any political agenda," says Brooks, marveling at the 95-year-old's appearance at a Habitat for Humanity build even after an injury.
Twenty years later, it’s time to look back at Brooks’s often ridiculed, but actually fascinating and ambitious, rock experiment in a different light.
On April 12, 1989, Brooks released his debut album. Exactly 30 years later, he's on track to sell 1 million copies of his vinyl boxed set. "That's kismet. That's cool," he says.
"Tonight, let's celebrate their lives, let the music unite us with love and their enduring memory," Brooks announced at the start of the ceremony.
Eric Church's recent comments disparaging the gun lobby in the wake of the Vegas shooting has caused country musicians and their fans to reevaluate the relationship.
Married country stars Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood are sharing the love by handing out wedding gifts to fans.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Garth Brooks says he'll pony up for a Hawaiian honeymoon for a couple who got engaged at his concert in Oklahoma City.