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COUNTRY MUSIC LEGEND RONNIE MILSAP HEADLINES MUSIC CITY FESTIVAL & BBQ CHAMPIONSHIP AUGUST 27 AT NASHVILLE’S RIVERFRONT PARK
Milsap to perform classic hits and new music off his just-released album, Country Again
NASHVILLE, TN -- (August 24, 2011) – On August 27, Ronnie Milsap, credited with 40 #1 hits, will close out two days of live music, award-winning barbeque, and fun festivities in the heart of music city. Fans will have the opportunity to hear his timeless hits in addition to songs from his current release, including his new single “If You Don’t Want Me To (The Freeze)” from his first country album in five years, Country Again.
Ronnie Milsap ranks as the top country soul singer of his generation selling over 35 million albums. He has 40 #1 hits, six Grammy Awards, eight Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, and four Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards to his name. As a crossover artist appealing to both country and pop markets, Milsap is one of the heralding “crossover” artists between the two styles. On July 26, he returned to his country roots, releasing Country Again, as a joint venture between Milsap Music Group and Bigger Picture Group.
The Cumberland International Trucks Presents: Music City Festival & BBQ Championship will roll into Nashville’s Riverfront Park August 26 and 27. This year, the exciting events include: Tennessee State Championship BBQ Competition, live music on the Grand Ol’ Porker Main Stage, and four other stages around the venue, the Music City Car Show, Kids Zone, Smoking Hot Arena, Corporate Challenge, and more. The Marshall Tucker Band headlines the Grand Ole Porker Stage on Friday, August 26 and Ronnie Milsap headlines the stage at 9 PM on Saturday, August 27.
ARRESTED now in Colorado...but what a story and week for 2 brothers and their stripper sister!
Text messages and tweets by three fugitive siblings who shot at a police officer and robbed a bank reveal a dangerous mindset and a firm bond between the siblings, "We've certainly seen their mindset when... They shot at a law enforcement officer outside of Tampa Bay, Fla., and when they fired inside that bank in Valdosta, Ga. But these additional texts and tweets have given us additional insight," FBI Special Agent Stephen Emmett told "Good Morning America" today. " We are concerned and feel that they are going to continue and cause problems to say the least for law enforcement." Ryan Dougherty, 21; his sister Lee Grace E. Dougherty, 29; and half-brother Dylan Dougherty Stanley, 26, have been on the lam since Aug. 2 when they shot at a police officer attempting to pull their white Subaru Impreza over for speeding. A few hours later, they robbed a bank in Georg…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (March 2, 2017) – Award-winning songwriters Cole Swindell, Ashley Gorley and Zach Crowell(each recent CMA Triple Play Award winners) gathered with fans, friends and industry notables Tuesday night at the Warner Music Nashville office to celebrate the No. 1 hit “Middle of a Memory,” from Swindell’s recently certified RIAA Gold album You Should Be Here. “Middle of a Memory” became Swindell’s record-breaking sixth consecutive No. 1 single (breaking his own record) and ninth overall as a songwriter.
Swindell, the six-time Platinum-selling No. 1 hit songwriter is the only solo artist in the history of Country Aircheck/Mediabase to top the chart with his first SIX singles.
“Middle of a Memory,” recently certified Gold® by the RIAA, is the followup to the Platinum-certified, 1+ Billion-reaching smash single “You Should Be Here.”
Each of the six singles and two albums Swindell has released since he signed with Warner Bros. Records three years ago have not only all gone to N…