Charley Pride possesses one of the quintessential Country Music voices and

remains loved and respected around the world as Country Music’s first African-American superstar. A true living legend, he has sold tens of millions of records worldwide with his amazing repertoire of hits. A three-time Grammy

Award winner, Pride has garnered no less than 36 chart-topping Country hits,

including Kiss An AngelGood Mornin’, the massive #1 crossover hit that sold over a million singles and helped Pride land the Country Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year award in 1971 and the Top Male Vocalist awards of

1971 and 1972. A proud member of the Grand Ole Opry, Pride continues to perform concerts worldwide and has toured the United States, Canada, Ireland, The United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand over the last several years.

 

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UPCOMING EPISODES OF "THE BIG INTERVIEW" WITH DAN RATHER TO FEATURE DOLLY PARTON, CHARLEY PRIDE, MEAT LOAF AND MORE

06.16.17

Exclusive Hour-Long Interviews Air Nationally on AXS Throughout the Month of June
Upcoming episodes of the AXS hit show “THE BIG INTERVIEW" with Dan Rather will feature some of the biggest names in music throughout the month of June. Interviews include Kid Rock, Charley Pride, Meat Loaf, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and more. Don’t miss as each star sits down for an hour-long interview with host, Dan Rather, to discuss and relive some of their biggest career defining moments. Aired nationally, “THE BIG INTERVIEW" features thought-provoking, in-depth interviews with some of the most talented artists from across the entertainment industry. Fans can find future airings and purchase episodes in-full ...

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Country Music Legend Charley Pride to Perform at The 2017 Summer NAMM Show

06.14.17

Pride to Inspire Audience With Legacy Career; Joins Crystal Gayle, Patti Smith, Harry Shearer and Others
The 2017 Summer NAMM Show is set to welcome a variety of music legends as it returns to Nashville’s Music City Center, July 13-15. The annual summer gathering of the music product, pro audio and entertainment tech community brings together top brands, professional development sessions and an opportunity to network with peers, with Music City as the backdrop.
 
This year’s show will welcome a variety of legendary performers, including a special performance from country music pioneer and multi-Grammy® award winner, Charley Pride, who will release his new album, Music in My Heart, July 7. For the past 50 years, Pride has enjoyed...

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THE RECORDING ACADEMY® TO HONOR COUNTRY ICON CHARLEY PRIDE WITH "GRAMMY SALUTE TO MUSIC LEGENDS®" TELEVISION SPECIAL AS PART OF "GREAT PERFORMANCES" SERIES ON PBS

06.02.17

 

Andra Day, Kirk Franklin, Randy Newman, And Dwight Yoakam To Perform At Annual Awards Ceremony And Tribute Concert; Tickets On Sale
Monday, June 5 At 11:00 A.M. EST

 

SANTA MONICA, Calif. The Recording Academy® will honor country music legend Charley Pride at its...

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