The Band Perry
INFORMATION FOR RELEASE:
THE BAND PERRY TO HOST
AMERICA’S OPRY WEEKEND 4th of JULY WEEKEND SPECIAL
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 16, 2011) ACM award-winning group The Band Perry is having one firecracker of a year, and the family act will celebrates its success and America’s Birthday by hosting this year’s America’s Opry Weekend 4th of July Weekend Special. Throughout the special, the group will share country music’s biggest hits so far this summer, live cuts from the Opry stage, and musical salutes to the red, white and blue. Among the songs and artists included in the special are “Dirt Road Anthem,” Jason Aldean; “Firecracker,” Josh Turner; “Honey Bee,” Blake Shelton; “All-American Girl,” Carrie Underwood; “Country Girl (Shake It For Me),” Luke Bryan; and The Band Perry’s “You Lie.”
The show is available to country radio stations across America through Westwood One. Programmers interested in the America’s Opry Weekend 4th of July Weekend Special should contact Todd Alan at Westwood One at (212) 641-2042 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Donny Walker at (917) 957-5028 email@example.com. America’s Opry Weekend presents top artists’ performances from the Opry stage each week. The show is serviced by Westwood One and airs on country radio stations across the country and on the Armed Forces Radio Network.
About the Grand Ole Opry
The Grand Ole Opry presents the best in country music live every week from Nashville, Tenn. Celebrating 85 years of entertainment, the Opry can be heard on 650 WSM-AM, SIRIUS XM Satellite Radio, andopry.com. The syndicated weekly program, America’s Opry Weekend, airs on country radio stations across America and on the Armed Forces Radio Network. The Grand Ole Opry is owned by Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE: GET), a Nashville-based hospitality and entertainment company that also owns and operates Gaylord Hotels. For more information, visit opry.com or www.gaylordentertainment.com
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