Serving the music industry since 2001: 49 charts, 44,404 songs and 17,490 artists in 947,399 chart entries, 128,207 news articles & 33,821 lyrics
 News Country 15/06/2017

Country Music Legend Charley Pride To Perform At The 2017 Summer NAMM Show

Country Music Legend Charley Pride To Perform At The 2017 Summer NAMM Show


New York, NY (Top40 Charts) 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 one of the most successful careers in country music and is credited with helping to break color barriers within the genre. A true living legend, he has sold tens of millions of records worldwide with his large repertoire of hits. Pride counts three Grammys among his accolades, and 36 chart-topping country hits, including "Kiss An Angel Good Morning," a 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.

Pride continues to perform concerts worldwide and will perform on Saturday, July 15 at 1:00 p.m. on the NAMM Reverb Stage on the Terrace as part of the show's Music Industry Day. Music Industry Day is open to the public and welcomes music professionals, students, academics and others involved in the creation and production of music to The Summer NAMM Show.

Other notable events during The Summer NAMM Show include the previously announced American Eagle Awards, happening Thursday, July 13 at 6:00 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of Music City Center. Presented by the National Music Council with support from The NAMM Foundation, the evening event will honor songstress Crystal Gayle, singer, songwriter and poet Patti Smith, and comic, actor, writer, musician and creators' rights activist Harry Shearer. The highly prestigious awards are presented each year in recognition of long-term contributions to American musical culture and heritage, the importance of music education for all children, and the need to protect creators' rights both locally and internationally. The awards show is open to all NAMM attendees, with a limited number of VIP tickets available for sale by visiting www.musiccouncil.org

Additional emerging musical acts will also have their chance to breakout before the worldwide Summer NAMM audience. Each day of the show will feature a variety of performers on the NAMM Reverb Stage on the Terrace. A partial schedule is below:

Thursday, July 13:
11:00 a.m. Bryce Hitchcock
Friday, July 14:
Saturday, July 15 (Music Industry Day):
1:00 p.m. Charley Pride

About NAMM:
The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is the not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry. NAMM is comprised of approximately 10,300 members located in 104 countries and regions. NAMM events and members fund The NAMM Foundation's efforts to promote the pleasures and benefits of music, and advance active participation in music making across the lifespan. For more information about NAMM, please visit www.namm.org, call 800.767.NAMM (6266) or follow the organization on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

About Charley Pride:
Charley Pride is celebrating more than 50 years as a recording artist. He has enjoyed one of the most successful careers in the history of country music and is credited with helping to break color barriers by becoming the first black superstar within the genre. A true living legend, he has sold tens of millions of records worldwide with his large repertoire of hits. A three-time GRAMMY® award winner, Pride has garnered no less than 36 chart-topping country hits, including "Kiss An Angel Good Morning," a 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. For more information, visitCharleyPride.com.




Subscribe to our news via Email. Enter your email address:

Service handled via Google Feedburner.
Your e-mail address will not be shared with anyone



Most read news of the week
88 Fingers Louie Announces Pre-Orders For New Album Via Bird Attack Records
Willamena Release 'Strong Enough To Last' EP With Early Radio & Billboard Charting
88 Fingers Louie Share New Song 'Catastrophe Awaits' / New Album 'Thank You For Being A Friend' Out June 30, 2017
Chicago Mariachi Festival Returns To Downtown Chicago On June 24 - 25
Blues Artists Unite To Make A Difference
Proto-Metal Legends Blue Cheer's Debut Album Vincebus Eruptum To Be Released On Hybrid SACD
Mesmerizing Mix Of Indie Rock Creates The Perfect Ambiance On Brand-New "The Noise Floor" CD
Glenn Morrow (Bar/None, Individuals, "A") Returns To Action With Raucous 'Cry For Help,' Out June 23rd
Listen: Fleet Foxes' "Crack-Up" Streaming in Full As NPR First Listen
Jerry Garcia Foundation Promotes Butterfly And Bee Preservation With Social Media Art Project On Dead & Company Summer Music Tour
Wireless Headphone Parties Are Now Available At Funflicks Outdoor Movies Events
Will Hoge Premieres "Little Bit Of Rust" (Feat. Sheryl Crow) With Rolling Stone Country; New Album Anchors Out 8/11 Via Thirty Tigers
Lightwave Empire Reimagine Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra On New Single "I Need You Sundown"
Autodesk And The Urban Arts Collective Launch Hip Hop Architecture Camps
"Ready, Set, Live": StubHub And Beachbody Team Up To Prepare Fans For The "Rigors" Of Summer Music Festivals




© 2001-2017
top40-charts.com
about | advertise | site map
contact | privacy
Page gen. in 0.0036211 secs // 4 () queries in 0.03583288192749 secs
Top40-Charts.com
Members Area