A year ago last summer, Trent Harmon was walking off a plane from a missions trip and into his American Idol Audition. Harmon’s talents waylaid the competition and he even sung through a terrible bout of mono along the way to being crowned the final American Idol. It’s been a whirlwind of singing, performing, smiling and putting his favorite hat on the dashboard as he enters each new city on his Radio and Concert Tour.

Tonight, the Amory native has a special honor as he’ll be performing on the most hallowed stage of all in country music – The Ryman Auditorium. The original Grand Ol’ Opry venue where men and women become legends. Here’s the ticket info: https://opry.com/calendar/opry-ryman-fri-27-jan

So, from the road, I got to get a few phone minutes with the former waiter/greeter turned worldwide singing sensation and all…