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BROOKS & DUNN, RAY STEVENS, JERRY BRADLEY TO JOIN COUNTRY HALL OF FAME

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens, Jerry Bradley to join Country Hall of Fame
By Kristin M. Hall – The Associated Press – 3-20-19
Ray Stevens, from left, Jerry Bradley, Ronnie Dunn, and Kix Brooks pose at a Monday news conference announcing that …

ALABAMA BLUES PROJECT FINALLY FINDS A PERMANENT HOME

Alabama Blues Project Finally Finds A Permanent Home

The Associated Press – 7-10-18

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Like the old Johnny Cash song, the Alabama Blues Project will soon have its own home of the blues — a permanent spot, just around the …

SONGBIRDS TO PLAY FINAL NOTES AUG. 15

SONGBIRDS TO PLAY FINAL NOTES AUG. 15
By Barry Courter – 8-6-20
STAFF FILE PHOTO/Don Gallagher, left, and Beverly Bishop browse past rows of guitars on the opening day of the Songbirds Guitar Museum on Station Street. The museum and music venue, …

Chynna Phillips Says Jesus Is the ‘Way, the Truth and the Light’

Chynna Phillips Says Jesus Is the ‘Way, the Truth and the Light’ 
Photo courtesy: ©Getty Images/Valerie Macon/Stringer
By Michael Foust – 2-5-20
Chynna Phillips, the well-known singer who is also one of the music industry’s most outspoken Christians, says her niece and …

I CAN ONLY IMAGINE Has Made More Than the Last 5 Academy Award Best Pictures Winners

I CAN ONLY IMAGINE Has Made More Than the Last 5 Academy Award Best Pictures Winners
By Ben Kayser, Managing Editor

Continuing its streak of success, the faith-based movie starring Dennis Quaid I CAN ONLY IMAGINE, about MercyMe lead singer Bart Millard, …

Worship Leader, Singer Share How COVID-19 Has Impacted Church Worship

Worship Leader, Singer Share
How COVID-19 Has Impacted Church Worship
By Maina Mwaura – 5-5-20
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The sprawling Dunwoody Baptist Church campus is usually brimming with activity, from their childcare center to the many daytime activities that usually take place on their …

Joe Diffie Dead at 61 From Coronavirus

Joe Diffie, Nineties Country’s ‘Pickup Man,’ Dead at 61 From Coronavirus
By Stephen L. Betts – Rolling Stone Magazine
Singer of hits like “John Deere Green” and “If the Devil Danced (In Empty Pockets)” tested positive for COVID-19 last week.
 
GEORGE, WA – AUGUST …

Hal Ketchum, Country Hitmaker Known for ‘Small Town Saturday Night,’ Dies at 67

Hal Ketchum, Country Hitmaker Known for ‘Small Town Saturday Night,’ Dies at 67
By Chris Willman – 11-25-20
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Hal Ketchum, a mainstay of the country music chart in the 1990s and a Grand Ole Opry member, died Monday at age 67.
“With great …

KLEIN, WHO HELPED CREATE ‘AMERICAN BANDSTAND,’ DIES

Lew Klein, Who Helped Launch Careers of Dick Clark and Bob Saget, Dies at 91
11:53 AM PDT 6/13/2019 by the Associated Press
Lou Klein, Who Helped Create ‘American Bandstand,’ Dies
 
The ‘American Bandstand’ executive producer served on the board of …

The Talleys Announce Retirement/ Lauren Talley to Continue Solo Career

The Talleys Announce Retirement/Lauren Talley to Continue Solo Career

Arden, NC (November 16, 2020)
After more than 35 years of recording Southern Gospel music hits and taking their ministry to audiences world-wide through acclaimed live performances, The Talleys announced they would be bringing …

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