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

Charley Pride Charlie Daniels Crystal Gayle Dolly Parton Kenny Rogers Meat Loaf Tanya Tucker 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...

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

Charley Pride 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, ...

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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

Charley Pride 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. —...

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Charley Pride Makes Triumphant Return With Upcoming Album ‘Music In My Heart’ Set for Release July 7

Charley Pride 04.27.17

NASHVILLE, TENN. (April 27, 2017) - Country music icon Charley Pride is pleased to announce his upcoming album, Music In My Heart, set for release July 7. The project marks the CMA “Entertainer of the Year” winner's first new studio release in more than six years, and features 13 all-new recordings, produced by traditional singer-songwriter Billy Yates. Music In My Heart will be released in the United States via Music City Records, and available at physical and digital retailers nationwide.

“It was fun getting back into the studio. My goal was to record the best traditional country album possible. But I also wanted someone else to handle all of the producer...

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

Bill Anderson Charley Pride Confederate Railroad Janie Fricke 01.03.17

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 2, 2017) – The month of January brings new books, childhood memories, and some great Springer Mountain Farms® chicken recipes from featured artists on Great Country Moments. January episodes will feature Janie Fricke, Oak Ridge Boys, Rex Allen Jr., Mark Chesnutt, Bill Anderson, Jeannie Seely, Confederate Railroad, Charley Pride and Ronnie McDowell. Fans can access Great Country Moments content online at www.greatcountrymoments.com.

Through the one-of-a-kind story...

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CHARLEY PRIDE HONORED WITH THE RECORDING ACADEMY’S 2017 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Charley Pride 12.19.16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 19, 2016) – The Recording Academy will honor three-time GRAMMY® award-winning country music icon Charley Pride with its 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award.

Three-time GRAMMY winner Charley Pride taught himself to play guitar in his early teens, but he dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. After playing in the Negro American League, he was signed by RCA Victor and in 1967 he became the first African-American singer to perform at the Grand Ole Opry. (Later, in 1993, Pride became the Grande Ole Opry's first African-American member.) "Just Between You And Me" launched Pride to stardom, earning him his first GRAMMY nomination...

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CHARLEY PRIDE TALKS ONE ON ONE WITH TAVIS SMILEY FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16

Charley Pride 12.15.16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 16, 2016) – It’s an interview fans won’t want to miss, as three-time GRAMMY® award-winning country music icon Charley Pride appears on "Tavis Smiley," December 16. The nationally syndicated talk-show airs on PBS, and is hosted by TV personality Tavis Smiley. During the award-winning program, Pride and Smiley will discuss the 36-time chart topper’s 50-year career, which has landed him dozens of awards, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and induction in the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Tavis Smiley is known as one of television’s best interviewers, and he has been a fixture on the PBS late-night lineup since 2004....

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JOHNNY LEE, COLLIN RAYE, CHARLEY PRIDE, JANIE FRICKE, MARK CHESNUTT SET FOR DECEMBER EPISODES OF "REFLECTIONS"

Charley Pride Collin Raye Janie Fricke Justin Moore Mark Chesnutt 11.23.16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 23, 2016) – Country legends will light up “Reflections” in December during the weekly half-hour interview show featuring Johnny Lee, Collin Raye, Charley Pride, Janie Fricke and Mark Chesnutt. “Reflections” airs on The Heartland Network Thursdays 8/7c (6 p.m. CST on WLLC 42.4 in Nashville) and Saturdays 4/3c. Click here to find your local channel. “Reflections” is hosted by Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame member Keith Bilbrey. Viewers can also tune in to...

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COUNTRY TRAILBLAZER CHARLEY PRIDE FEATURED IN THIS WEEK'S CLOSER WEEKLY MAGAZINE

Charley Pride 10.24.16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 24, 2016) – Country music icon Charley Pride opens up about his trailblazing career in the “Heart to Heart” section of Closer Weekly, on newsstands now. The three-page spread gives fans an unprecedented look at rarely seen photos of the multi-platinum selling superstar’s illustrious career. Pride also reflects on topics about his humble beginnings in rural Mississippi, being a father, and what inspired him to pursue music.

The three-time CMA winner has experienced a resurgence in 2016 on the anniversary of his 50th year as a country music recording artist, while just being announced as a performer at “The 50th...

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JOHNNY LEE, COLLIN RAYE, CHARLEY PRIDE, JANIE FRICKE, MARK CHESNUTT SET FOR SEPTEMBER EPISODES OF "REFLECTIONS"

Charley Pride Collin Raye Janie Fricke Johnny Lee Mark Chesnutt 09.02.16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (September 2, 2016) – Country legends will light up “Reflections” in September with all-new episodes of the weekly half-hour interview show featuring Johnny Lee, Collin Raye, Charley Pride, Janie Fricke and Mark Chesnutt. “Reflections” airs on The Heartland Network Thursdays 8/7c (6 p.m. CST on WSMV 4.2 in Nashville) and Saturdays 4/3c. Click ...

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