Bob Fortner is the son of a Nazarene preacher from a small town in Southern Illinois with a passion for music. At just 18 years old, he moved down to Nashville, Tennessee to follow his dreams. Upon arriving in Nashville, Bob started singing at the famous Opryland USA .
Bob continued his career on Gaylord Entertainment’s General Jackson Showboat, Wildhorse Saloon, and Music City Queen while, also getting the privilege, on many occasions performing on the world-famous Grand Ole Opry stage. Bob is honored to be a part of the newest show on the General Jackson Showboat, Nashville Live and to be working with this amazingly talented group of performers.