Jimmie Rodgers


The Father of Country Music has had a profound impact on all of our lives and touched our souls with his simple but unique way with music. The Jimmie Rodgers Foundation devotes its time and effort to preserving the heritage of country music by presenting special events throughout the year in Meridian, Mississippi.

If you would like to purchase a Jimmie Rodgers CD or other memorabilia, please call the museum at (601) 485-1808, (601) 917-4344, or (601) 482-0166. The Jimmie Rodgers Memorial Museum will be open free of charge on Jimmie Rodgers’ birthday, September 8. Click here for directions to the museum.


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