Chris Young has been given a surprise invitation to join the Grand Ole Opry. Vince Gill surprised Young with the invitation during a performance August 29.
Young was accepting two plaques, one for his platinum album Neon and another for his song Sober Saturday Night. Vince Gill surprised Young with the invitation after Young performed three songs. Young embraced Gill and lifted him off the ground.
Young will be inducted in the Grand Ole Opry October 17.