L-R:Jones County Deputy Sheriffs Hunter Blount and Jonathan Joyner, Jones County Sheriff R. N. “Butch” Reece, Eatonton Police Officer Lynn Stanford, Putnam County Sheriff’s Sgt. Jim Barbee, Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills, John Conlee, Georgia Sheriffs’ Association Executive Director Terry Norris

John Conlee Honored by Georgia Sheriffs’ Association with Award for Supporting Law Enforcement

John Conlee 05.19.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 19, 2017) - The Georgia Sheriffs’ Association presented Grand Ole Opry star John Conlee with a plaque for supporting law enforcement at the country hitmaker’s live show in Putnam County, Ga. The award was presented to commemorate Conlee’s dedication to the "men and women in the state of Georgia who walk behind the star."

Conlee first caught the attention of Putnam County Georgia Sheriff Howard Sills while listening to the legendary Grand Ole Opry on 650 AM WSM. When the country legend took the stage, he performed his song, “Walkin’ Behind the Star,” from his latest album Classics 2. The track pays tribute to law enforcement with standout...

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John Conlee's "Walking Behind The Star" Pays Homage To Law Enforcement Officers

John Conlee 07.10.16

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 9, 2016) – John Conlee, Grand Ole Opry star and one of the most recognizable voices in country music, honors law enforcement officers around the country with his performance of “Walking Behind The Star”, recently performed on the #1 rated cable morning show Fox News’ FOX & Friends.

“I wanted to do this song to show support to police officers who are just doing their jobs,” says Conlee. “With all the turmoil going on I think they are relieved that someone is paying attention the other way and giving them a pat on the back.”

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JOHN CONLEE TO PERFORM NEW SINGLE "BREAD AND WATER" ON TBN'S "PRAISE THE LORD"

John Conlee 01.08.16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 8, 2016) – The man behind “Rose Colored Glasses,” and seven other No. 1 hits, will be performing his newest release, “Bread and Water,” on TBN’s “Praise the Lord”Monday, Jan. 11 at 10/9c. TBN is viewed globally on 70 satellite providers and more than 18,000 television and cable affiliates. Clickhere to find local listings to watch “Praise the Lord...

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ROLLING STONE HIGHLIGHTS THE 'COMMON MAN' 30 YEARS LATER

John Conlee 11.26.15

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 25, 2015) – Bluegrass favorites Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road have taken North America by storm in 2015, and they continue to build upon that momentum with their latest John Conlee-assisted video, "Common Man," which was recently spotlighted by Rolling Stone. Along with sharing the video, the article gives fans a more in-depth look behind the history of the song, which was just re-recorded, bluegrass style. "Common Man" is available now through digital retailers on Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road's latest album, Country Grass.

The piece centers around the new version of the popular No. 1 hit, which also...

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