Country Music Hall of Fame


Songwriter Session: Ron Hellard

Saturday, December 01, 2018 - 11:30am

​Ron Hellard wrote “I Tell It Like It Used to Be” (T. Graham Brown); “If There Hadn’t Been You” (Billy Dean); “I’m No Stranger to the Rain” (Keith Whitley); and “Velvet Chains” (Gary Morris). His songs have also been recorded by John Conlee, George Jones, Jerry Lee Lewis, Loretta Lynn, Johnny Paycheck, Conway Twitty, Hank Williams Jr., and Tammy Wynette. Presented by SunTrust. Ford Theater. Included with museum admission. Free to museum members. Limited seating. Program pass required.


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