Known as “Southern Rock Royalty” and the “great American rock ‘n’ roll band,” The Kentucky Headhunters have maintained a longevity most acts can only dream about. With a GRAMMY® Award, two Top 10 charting albums, four consecutive Top 40 hits and countless other honors, The “Heads” are credited for creating a unique blend of honky-tonk, blues, and southern rock that appeals to the toughest music critics and listeners of all kinds. Getting their start in 1968, brothers Fred and Richard Young and cousins Greg Martin and Anthony Kenney, from Edmonton, Kentucky, formed Itchy Brother, which later morphed into The Kentucky Headhunters after Kenney departed and Doug Phelps joined the band. Their first album, Pickin’ On Nashville, (1989), surprised the world when it became a major success, selling over two million copies. Their 2015 release Meet Me in Bluesland, included the last vocals ever recorded of the late, great pianist Johnnie Johnson — Rock N Roll Hall of Famer and legendary keyboardist for Chuck Berry. The album reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Blues Album chart the week of its debut. It also garnered top placement on the Billboard Americana Chart. The band’s Fall 2016 release On Safari is a southern rock album that tips the hat to family and the southern way of life. The Kentucky Headhunters still tour extensively throughout the United States and Canada, and recently completed their first-ever European tour. For more information on The Kentucky Headhunters, please visit www.kentuckyheadhunters.com.

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Country Music Roots Run Deep With Springer Mountain Farms® Chicken in February Featuring Charlie Daniels, Tanya Tucker, Kentucky Headhunters, Aaron Tippin, Larry Black, Exile, Jan Howard and Moe Bandy

"GREAT COUNTRY MOMENTS" PRESENTED BY SPRINGER MOUNTAIN FARMS® FEATURING COUNTRY LEGENDS IN FEBRUARY

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 6, 2017) – The month of February brings a lot of reflection on previous hits and tours and some great Springer Mountain Farms® chicken recipes from featured artists on Great Country Moments. February episodes will feature Charlie Daniels, Tanya Tucker, Kentucky Headhunters, Aaron Tippin, Larry Black, Exile, Jan Howard and Moe Bandy. Fans can access Great Country Moments content online at www.greatcountrymoments.com.

Through the one-of-a-kind story segments, the featured country stars will take viewers through some of the best times of their career and reveal emotional, exciting, and memorable...

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GO 'ON SAFARI' WITH THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS' 12TH STUDIO ALBUM – AVAILABLE NOW!

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 4, 2016) – The Kentucky Headhunters are taking fans on a musical adventure with their brand-new album, On Safari, available now on iTunes, and Amazon. The group’s...

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THE KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS TO PREMIERE TRACKS FROM NEW ALBUM, 'ON SAFARI,' ON SIRIUSXM OUTLAW COUNTRY CH. 60

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 28, 2016– The Kentucky Headhunters are going “On Safari” with former WWE Superstar Hillbilly Jim, as they premiere tracks from their new album this weekend on SiriusXM Outlaw Country Channel 60’s “Hillbilly Jim’s Haunted Hayride.” The special will air SaturdayOct. 29 at 10 a.m. ET, Sunday, Oct. 30 at 2 p.m. ET and Monday, Oct. 31 at 8 p.m. ET. The 12th studio album by the GRAMMY award winning group is available for pre-order on ...

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