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July 31, 2014 Playlist

31 Country Songs that were on the radio/charts in 1994 (31 of my favorites anyway), in random order:

1. Wild One – Faith Hill
2. Live Until I Die – Clay Walker
3. I Swear – John Michael Montgomery
4. No Doubt About It – Neal McCoy
5. My Love – Little Texas
6. If Bubba Can Dance (I Can Too) – Shenandoah
7. Don’t Take the Girl – Tim McGraw
8. Wink – Neal McCoy
9. Foolish Pride – Travis Tritt
10. Summertime Blues – Alan Jackson
11. Be My Baby Tonight – John Michael Montgomery
12. Third Rock From the Sun – Joe Diffie
13. Dreaming With My Eyes Wide Open – Clay Walker
14. If I Could Make A Living – Clay Walker
15. Pickup Man – Joe Diffie
16. Lifestyles of the Not So Rich and Famous – Tracy Byrd
17. National Workin’ Woman’s Holiday – Sammy Kershaw
18. Thinkin’ Problem – David Ball
19. Shut Up and Kiss Me – Mary Chapin Carpenter
20. Kick A Little – Little Texas
21. Watermelon Crawl – Tracy Byrd
22. Calling Baton Rouge – Garth Brooks
23. I Try to Think About Elvis – Patty Loveless
24. The City Put the Country Back In Me – Neal McCoy
25. Rock My World (Little Country Girl) – Brooks & Dunn
26. That’s My Story – Collin Raye
27. Walking Away A Winner – Kathy Mattea
28. Daddy Never Was the Cadillac Kind – Confederate Railroad
29. If the Good Die Young – Tracy Lawrence
30.  Goin’ Through the Big D – Mark Chesnutt
31. I Want to Be Loved Like That – Shenandoah

ROY CLARK ADDED TO STELLAR LINE UP FOR 34TH ANNUAL SUNDAY MORNIN’ COUNTRY®

Source: Webster PR
ROY CLARK ADDED TO STELLAR LINE UP FOR 34TH ANNUAL SUNDAY MORNIN’ COUNTRY®
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June 9 Show Includes Appearances and Performances by The Oak Ridge Boys, Collin Raye, Linda Davis, George Hamilton IV, Aaron & Amanda Crabb and Many More!

 

royclark1Nashville, Tenn. (May 29, 2013) – Hall of Fame member and seven-time CMA Award winner Roy Clark (“Thank God and Greyhound,” “Yesterday When I Was Young,” “Come Live with Me” and “Riders in the Sky”) has joined the list of artists to appear at Sunday Mornin’ Country® on June 9, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. to be held at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. Clark joins a stellar line up, which will feature GRAMMY Award-winning group, The Oak Ridge Boys, with appearances by Collin Raye, Lynn Anderson, Lulu Roman, Charlie McCoy, Aaron & Amanda Crabb, Fox Brothers, Melanie Walker, Cowboy Joe & the Babcocks, Casey Rivers, The Nashville Edition®, Dianne Sherrill, Rick Hammer & The Tennessee River Boys, Holly Watson, Debbie Bennett with the Country Chorale®and The Sunday Mornin’ Country® Band. The show will be co-hosted by long-standing Grand Ole Opry member George Hamilton IV and GRAMMY Award-winning artist Linda Davis. Advanced tickets are on sale now for $18 and can be purchased online at opry.com, the Opry Box Office, or by visiting ticketmaster.com.

Now in its 34th year, Sunday Mornin’ Country® has been named a Top-20 Tourism Society Event and provided hundreds of fans with a remarkable Country and Gospel performance. A perfect closure to CMA Music Fest weekend, fans can see over a dozen Country and Gospel artists perform and share what their faith means in their daily lives. For more information on Sunday Mornin’ Country®, please visit www.musiccitychristianfellowship.org.

Long-time Hee Haw star, Roy Clark, is the pioneer that transformed Branson, MO into a live country music hot spot. Since the start of his prolific career, Clark has amassed seven CMA Awards, seven ACM Awards and a GRAMMY Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance for “Alabama Jubilee.” Clark became the 63rd member of the Grand Ole Opry and has shared the stage with legends like Hank Williams and Grandpa Jones. In 2009, Clark was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Charting eight Top-10 hits and 23 Top-40, Clark has claimed his own Country Music legacy.

Alongside his wife of 50 years, Barbara, Clark still enjoys traveling and performing for his fans. For more information on Roy Clark, visit www.royclark.org.

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COLLIN RAYE EMBARKS ON HIS NATIONAL “THAT’S MY STORY” TOUR

Source: Webster PR

COLLIN RAYE EMBARKS ON HIS NATIONAL “THAT’S MY STORY” TOUR

CollinRaye_lrgNashville, Tenn. (May 13, 2013) – One of the great voices of our time, multi-platinum recording artist Collin Raye, who has charted 23 Top-10 singles and 15 No. 1 hits, and sold twenty million albums worldwide, has recently signed with BEA Entertainment and is ready to embark on his national “That’s My Story” tour.  Fans from across the nation, who remember such hits as “Love, Me,” “Little Rock,” “In This Life,” “My Kind of Girl,” “I Can Still Feel You,” and “On the Verge” are filling venues to hear the hits that dominated the charts and earned Collin five ACM Awards and nominations and six CMA nominations.  As one of the greatest voices and most celebrated male country artists, Collin begins his national tour.  For more information on Collin Raye or to purchase tickets for his upcoming tour, please visit: collinraye.com.

Upcoming Tour Dates: 
May 18: Wagon Wheel Theatre- Warsaw, IN
May 23: Larry’s Country Diner, Starlight Theatre- Branson, MO
May 24: Larry’s Country Diner, Starlight Theatre- Branson, MO
June 14: Kick’n Up Kountry Music Festival- Karlstad, MN
June 15: Porterfield WI Country Music Fest- Marinette, WI
June 21: Austin City Saloon- Lexington, KY
June 22: Lewisport Heritage Festival Chapman Park- Lewisport, KY
July 11: Monteith River Park- Albany, OR
July 17: Mesa Country Fair- Grand Junction, CO
July 20: Lundgren Theatre- Gypsum, CO
Aug 17: Hopkins Country Civic Center- Sulphur Springs, TX
Aug 31: Cruising Alaska with Collin Raye- Seattle, WA
Sep 14: Sevier Valley Center Theatre- Richfield, UT
Nov 16: Wild Rose Casino- Emmetsburg, IA
Nov 17: Eastern Caribbean Cruise with Collin Raye- Cape Canaveral, FL
Nov 22: George Jones’ Tribute Concert- Nashville, TN
Nov 23: Mesquite Arena- Mesquite, TX
Nov 30: Cottonwood High School Auditorium- Salt Lake City, UT
Dec 6: Franciscan Center Theatre- Sylvania, OH

Collin Raye took country music by storm. The mega-hit maker and ACM Award winner began his career in the early 1990’s when he released his debut albumAll I Can Be, which catapulted his first #1 hit, “Love, Me.” In 1992, the widely-recognized single earned Collin several prestigious nominations across the country scene including Song of the Year as well as Single of the Year. All I Can Be was the first of five of his albums to skyrocket to platinum status. Collin was instantly a household name and a country fan favorite.

Charting 15 No. 1 hits and his 23 Top-10 hits, Collin claimed his stake in country stardom. Throughout his prolific career thus far, Collin has released 11 studio albums including a greatest hits complication, a Christmas record and a live album. Collin has received five nominations for CMA Male Vocalist of the Year and three nominations for ACM Male Vocalist of the Year. In addition, he received a CMA nomination for Best Video, two CMA nominations for Song of the Year and two nominations for single of the Year. In 1997, Raye took home the ACM Award for Music Video of the Year for “I Think about You.”

Three years ago, following the death of his granddaughter Haley, Collin founded a charity in her memory which aims to help families in need of wheelchairs for their children. The Haley Bell Blessed Chair Foundation is dear to his heart and he holds an event annually in her honor.

Recently, Collin has embarked on a new chapter in his life, signing with Brand Entertainment Agency for the launch of his 2013 “That’s My Story” tour.

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Collin Raye Adds Voice to 34th Annual Sunday Mornin’ Country® to be Held June 9

Source Webster PR Press Release dated 5/15/2013

Collin Raye Adds Voice to 34th Annual Sunday Mornin’ Country® to be Held June 9
Stellar line-up for country and gospel show includes The Oak Ridge Boys, Linda Davis, George Hamilton IV, Lynn Anderson, Lulu Roman, Charlie McCoy, Aaron & Amanda Crabb and more!

 

smc_logo_big collinraye_hdshotNashville, Tenn. (May 15, 2013) – Mega-hit maker Collin Raye (“That’s My Story,” “Little Rock,” “Not that Different,” “In This Life” and “Love, Me”) has been added to the growing list of stars scheduled to appear at the Sunday Mornin’ Country®show to be held on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 2:30 P.M. at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. Raye, whose career has produced five platinum albums, 15 No. 1 hit singles and 23 Top-10 hit singles, remains one of the great voices of our time. Raye is the latest addition to the already stellar lineup, which will feature the GRAMMY award-wining group, The Oak Ridge Boys, with appearances by Lynn Anderson, Lulu Roman, Charlie McCoy, Aaron & Amanda Crabb, The Country Chorale, Rick Hammer & The Tennessee River Boys, Holly Watson, Casey Rivers, The Nashville Edition, Melanie Walker, Dianne Sherrill, The Fox Brothers, Cowboy Joe & the Babcocks, Debbie Bennett, Sam Samson and The Sunday Mornin’ Country® Band.  The show will be hosted by Grammy-Award winning country artist Linda Davis and long-standing Grand Ole Opry® member George Hamilton IV. Advanced tickets are on sale now for $18 and can be purchased at opry.com, the Opry Box Office, by visiting ticketmaster.com or by clicking HERE.

Now in its 34th year, Sunday Mornin’ Country® has been named a Top-20 Tourism Society Event and provided hundreds of fans with a remarkable Country and Gospel performance.  A perfect closure to CMA MusicFest weekend, fans can see over a dozen Country and Gospel artists perform and share what their faith means to them in their daily lives.  For more information on Sunday Mornin’ Country®, please visit www.musiccitychristianfellowship.org.

Collin Raye took Country Music by storm. The ACM Award Winner began his career in the early 1990’s when he released his debut album All I Can Be, which instantly produced his first #1 hit, “Love, Me.” In 1992, the widely-recognized single earned Collin several prestigious nominations across the Country scene including Song of the Year as well as Single of the Year. All I Can Be was the first of five of his albums to achieve platinum status.

Throughout his prolific career, Collin has released 11 studio albums including a greatest hits complication, a Christmas record and a live album. Raye has received five nominations for CMA Male Vocalist of the Year and three nominations for ACM Male Vocalist of the Year. In addition, he received a CMA nomination for Best Video, two CMA nominations for Song of the Year and two nominations for single of the Year. In 1997, Raye took home the ACM Award for Music Video of the Year for “I Think about You.” Collin has charted 15 No.1 hits on the country charts as well as 15 top 10 hits.

Recently, Collin has embarked on a new chapter in his life, signing with Brand Entertainment Agency for the launch of his 2013 “That’s My Story” tour. For more information, please visit collinraye.com.

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COLLIN RAYE ASSEMBLES NEW TEAM

COLLIN RAYE ASSEMBLES NEW TEAMBrand Entertainment Agency for Booking; Cradle Concepts for Management

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Greg Burns & Collin Raye
Nashville, Tenn. (April 2, 2013) – Collin Rayeten-time male vocalist of the year nominee, just signed a booking representation agreement with the esteemed Brand Entertainment Agency (BEA). Collin’s longevity in country music serves as a testament to his extraordinary talent and broad appeal. Over the past 20 years, Collin Raye has landed 30 singles on the country charts, including 16 No. 1 hits. For more information on Collin Raye, please visit: collinraye.com or listen to the promo by clicking HERE.“Collin Raye is the perfect addition to our client roster,” notes Greg Burns,President of Brand Entertainment Agency. “No one can forget his hits like ‘In this Life’ and ‘Love Me,’” Burns adds.

Raye joins a growing roster that also includes Baillie & The Boys, Andy Griggs, Anita Cochran, Billy Dean, Jamie O’Neal, Moe Bandy, Restless Heart, Tim Rushlow, Ty Herndon and Sweethearts of the Rodeo.

Prior to signing with BEA, Raye also secured new management with Jenn Giroux of Cradle Concepts.  Both moves are in preparation for Raye’s resurgence in the country market, having taken time away to deal with the illness and eventual loss of a granddaughter.

Raye’s extraordinary talent and infectious likeability always leave us wanting more. Luckily, Collin Raye is set to release many projects in 2013. In the upcoming year, we look forward to the release of Raye’s new book, “That’s My Story: The Undefeated Life of Collin Raye”, as well as his new album which will feature the legendary songs of Glen Campbell.

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Source: Webster PR Press Release