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Songwriting Success

December 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Eddie Rabbitt became a sought-after song writer before his voice was heard on the radio.  Elvis had a gold record with Rabbitt’s, “Kentucky Rain” in 1969, and Ronnie Milsap had a chart topper with, “Pure Love” in 1974. Rabbitt went to the number one spot in 1976 with, “Drinkin’ My Baby Off My Mind”, and in...

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Order of Canada

December 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Neil Young’s music has influenced, and many times been the leader in Pop, Rock and Country Music. He’s still a Canadian Citizen, and has been an Officer of the Order of Canada since 2009. He has several Grammy and Juno Awards, been twice inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Rolling Stone...

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Country Gentry

November 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

He started singing with his brother Eddie, performing as Montgomery Gentry. Over a three decade career, John Michael Montgomery has released ten studio albums and thirty singles, including seven number one hits. His chart-topper from 1994, “I Swear”, became the top country song of the year according to Billboard Magazine. Join me next Saturday, December...

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Urban Cowboy

November 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

In 1980 the movie, “Urban Cowboy”, became a top top box office success, and it made Mickey Gilley a happy man.  Not only did the film feature his bar, “Gilley’s Club” with its mechanical bull, but one of the film’s featured songs was Mickey’s, “Stand By Me”. Gilley grew up in the shadow of his...

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Country Music – Martina Style

November 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

She was singing in her father’s band at eight years old,  developing solid roots in Country Music.  She has released 13 studio albums, and has sold over 14 million of them.  Martina McBride has scored five number one hits on the Billboard Country Charts, has won the “Top Female Vocalist” award three times, and “Female...

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20 Grammy Awards

November 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

He is the lead singer on, “Let Me Love You Tonight”, from Pure Prairie League, and has won 20 Grammy Awards, more than any other male Country artist.  In 2007 he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. That’s just some on a long list of accomplishments for Vince Gill.  He has placed...

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Unlock & Win Winner

October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Congratulations to Agnes Hallahan of Walkerton! She was the Unlock & Win BIG WINNER! She has won a 7 DAY TRIP TO NEWFOUNDLAND courtesy of If you missed it this morning you can hear the call here...

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Song Writer, Song Singer

October 29, 2016 | 2 Comments

Terry Clark has placed twenty singles on the charts with six of them at number one. She has won, “Single of the Year” for, Better Things to Do”,  “Album of the Year”, and  is a seven times winner of the “Fans’ Choice Award”.  She’s also the only female Canadian member of the Grand Ole Opry....

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Rascal Flatts – Lucky 13 Number Ones

October 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Three talented guys got together in 1999 and formed a very successful recording and performing group. Since then, Rascal Flatts has released ten studio albums and twenty five singles.  Thirteen of them reached number one, and “Bless the Broken Road” held the top spot for five weeks. Their 2006 album, “Me and My Gang”, spent fifteen...

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Big Dreams to Big Star

October 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

With 37 singles on the Hot Country Songs chart, and 18 of them at number one, you might wonder if Keith Urban ever doubted his considerable talents for country music.  It has been one step at a time for this New Zealand musician, actor and song writer. He was performing at local country festivals from the age...

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