The Grand Ole Opry has asked Casey James to perform for it's 87th birthday celebration.

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Casey James has been moving on up in country music. So much so that the Grand Ole Opry asked James to perform at their 87th birthday celebration this past weekend.

The Grand Ole Opry is the mecca of country music. To be inducted into the Opry means you have made your mark in country music. James told AllAccess.com "It feels really great to be associated with an institution that has done and continues to do so much for Country music."

The Taste of Country Christmas Tour w/ Casey James: Saturday, December 15th, 8pm at the Midnight Rodeo, 45th & Georgia. Tickets $15; buy your tickets here!