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George Strait announces plans for Harvey Relief Efforts

Troubadour says entire country music community is involved

1952: Country music singer George Strait, who has scored more than 40 No. 1 hits on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart, is born in Poteet, Texas. One of the best-selling artist of all time, some of his hits include "Fool Hearted
1952: Country music singer George Strait, who has scored more than 40 No. 1 hits on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart, is born in Poteet, Texas. One of the best-selling artist of all time, some of his hits include "Fool Hearted (Craig ONeal via Wikimedia Commons)

SAN ANTONIO – George Strait announced on social media that he’s working with other country music artists on relief efforts for those affected by Hurricane Harvey.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all affected by the storm. My family was personally affected along with many friends in Houston and Rockport and surrounding areas. God bless us all,” Strait posted on his Facebook page.

Other musicians have also announced plans for relief concerts, including Solange who, along with her sister, Beyonce, is from Houston.

We are working on putting together relief efforts along with the whole country music community. Our thoughts and prayers...

Posted by George Strait on Tuesday, August 29, 2017

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