Sara Evans is the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry.

The CMA and ACM Award winner was invited to join during her sold-out performance Thursday night at the Ryman Auditorium. The Opry’s longest-serving member, Bill Anderson, extended the invitation. Evans was also joined by fellow members Lady A and Carly Pearce. She’ll be officially inducted on Saturday, October 7th as part of the Opry’s 98th birthday celebration.