The Judds

If you want to say your final goodbyes to the Judds, venture east to Nutty Jerry's for the only Southeast Texas stop on the mother-daughter country duo's farewell tour. Naomi and Wynonna held a tight grip on country from 1983 to 1991, when mom Naomi was diagnosed with Hepatitis C and pulled herself out of the industry grind and daughter Wynonna went headfirst into a successful solo career. The duo made their name with singles like "Why Not Me," "Mama He's Crazy" and "Love Can Build a Bridge," with their family ties adding depth to their work, while also making them stand out in a male-dominated scene full of Georges and Garths. This current reunion lap isn't the first — the duo went on tour in 2000, and have since made sporadic appearances at fundraisers and one-offs — but it does seem to be the final go-round, as Naomi turned 65 earlier this year. This tour is also being chronicled for a reality show, The Judds, for Oprah Winfrey's OWN network, showing the lighter side of Wynonna and Naomi's relationship but also uncovering some painful family secrets.
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Craig Hlavaty
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