Country Stars Tie The Knot

The origin of this article is unknown - August 1997

The Grand Ole Opry has a new first couple--singers Marty Stuart and Connie Smith. The pair were married July 8 in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, Stuart's management company confirmed yesterday. Stuart, 38, is known for his flashy stage costumes and duet hits with Travis Tritt, such as The Whiskey Ain't Workin' and Honky Tonkin's What I Do Best. Smith, 55, has a long string of hits to her credit beginning with Once A Day in 1964. This is Smith's fourth marriage. Stuart is divorced from Cindy Cash, daughter of singer Johnny Cash.

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