Randy Travis commemorates the tenth anniversary of his stroke with a pair of memorial concerts.
"It would have been different if we could have designed it, but we are OK," his wife, Mary, stated at a recent virtual press conference.
Randy Travis, a Grammy winner and Country Music Hall of Fame member
suffered a stroke ten years ago that took away his famous voice.
To commemorate his survival and celebrate his illustrious career, tribute events will be held on Tuesday at the VBC Probst Arena in Huntsville
Ala., and on Nov. 15 at the Texas Trust CU Theatre in Grand Prairie, Texas.T
Travis, who has aphasia, which prevents him from speaking or singing for long periods of time, and his wife want to attend both concerts.
and hear some of the stories from the great artists and fans talking about how Randy Travis touched their lives,"
Mary told reporters in a recent virtual press conference, with Randy sitting by her side, smiling and nodding.
"People always say, 'Well, God left him here for a reason,' and every, single day, we see what that reason is."
He is well known for his compositions "Forever and Ever, Amen," "I Won't Need You," and "I Won't Need You Again."