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GRAMMY® WINNERS THE STEELDRIVERS CELEBRATE 10TH ANNIVERSARY WITH IMPRESSIVE NEW LINEUP OF SHOWS

Apr 04 2018

GRAMMY® WINNERS THE STEELDRIVERS CELEBRATE 10TH ANNIVERSARY WITH IMPRESSIVE NEW LINEUP OF SHOWS
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 4, 2018) -- GRAMMY® award winning band, The SteelDrivers, announced new on-sale tour dates today for the Bonafide U.S. Tour 2018. From Modesto, California to Roanoke, Virginia, the band will bring their unique bluegrass sound to fans all over the country. The announcement coincidentally comes as The SteelDrivers celebrate 10 years since their first recording project. The ticket information can be found here.   Throughout their decade long career -- one that encompasses four highl ...
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LEGENDARY SUPERGROUP ALABAMA ANNOUNCES THE HITS TOUR 2018

Mar 09 2018

LEGENDARY SUPERGROUP ALABAMA ANNOUNCES THE HITS TOUR 2018
  LEGENDARY SUPERGROUP ALABAMA ANNOUNCES   THE HITS TOUR 2018           NASHVILLE, TN—MARCH 8, 2018— Country music legends ALABAMA announced the first of leg of THE HITS TOUR 2018, launching March 23 in Grand Prairie, TX.    Fans can expect the once in a lifetime show that continues to attract multiple generations of fans that flock to see ALABAMA, driving them to be named the ‘Greatest Country Band of All Time.’ The iconic performers will showcase the unprecedented collection of 43 No. ...
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Tony Conway, Guest on Tom Moran's Podcast "Inside Nashville"

Jan 08 2018

Tony Conway, Guest on Tom Moran's Podcast
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Lorrie Morgan & Jesse Keith Whitley Featured in FOX NEWS 'Children of Song'

Sep 20 2017

Lorrie Morgan & Jesse Keith Whitley Featured in FOX NEWS 'Children of Song'
In our first edition, we head to Nashville and sit down with the country music star, Lorrie Morgan.  The daughter of Country Music Hall of Famer George Morgan, Lorrie was encouraged by her famous father and made her mark early on, singing at the Grand Ole Opry when she was just 13 years old. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN Subscribe and download on your favorite podcast platform: Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Tune In,Stitcher. With three #1's and numerous hits over the years, Lorrie has eclipsed her famous daddy in man ...
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LORRIE MORGAN JOINS AGENCY33 PUBLIC RELATIONS ROSTER

Jul 11 2017

LORRIE MORGAN JOINS AGENCY33 PUBLIC RELATIONS ROSTER
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 11, 2017) – Multi-Platinum Country Music Star and Grand Ole Opry® Member, Lorrie Morgan has signed on as the flagship artist of the newly formed Agency33 Tour Press division. In her storied career, Morgan has amassed sales of more than 12 million albums worldwide, which includes fourteen top ten hits, over a dozen full length albums and four Female Vocalist of the Year awards. “I couldn’t be more thrilled to be working with Joey again,” states Morgan. “I’m at a point in my career wher ...
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Randy Travis Full of Pride and Songs at Star-Studded Tribute Concert

Feb 09 2017

Randy Travis Full of Pride and Songs at Star-Studded Tribute Concert
If there was ever a country star worthy of an all-star tribute concert, Randy Travis is it. The country legend received a tribute as memorable as his career on Wednesday night (Feb. 8) at the 1 Night. 1 Place. 1 Time: A Heroes and Friends Tribute at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. Sitting at the side of the stage with his wife Mary for the duration of the show, Travis beamed with pride as one act after the other took the stage to pay tribute to him. The star-studded affair brought out more than 30 of country ...
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JAMIE LYNN SPEARS SIGNS WITH ONTOURAGE MANAGEMENT

Nov 10 2016

JAMIE LYNN SPEARS SIGNS WITH ONTOURAGE MANAGEMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   AWARD WINNING SONGWRITER JAMIE LYNN SPEARS SIGNS WITH ONTOURAGE MANAGEMENT   SPEARS AND TEAM CELEBRATE BMI AND NSAI AWARDS FOR SONGSTRESS   Nashville, TN --- November 10, 2016 --- Ontourage Management is proud to announce the signing of new management client Jamie Lynn Spears.  The Louisiana based singer-songwriter added several accolades to her resume in recent weeks, winning two awards for "I Got The Boy” recorded by Jana Kramer; including a BMI Award as well as NSAI ...
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Lorrie Morgan Shares Cover ahead of CMA's 50th Awards Show

Nov 01 2016

Lorrie Morgan Shares Cover ahead of CMA's 50th Awards Show
With just one day before the big celebration, Lorrie Morgan releases her version of the timeless classic "Help Me Make It Through The Night" as part of the CMA Forever Country Cover Series partnered with Sounds Like Nashville. Penned by Kris Kristofferson, the song won single of the year in 1971 performed by the late Sammi Smith.  Lorrie had a wonderful time revisiting this classic and was especially honored to have Sammi's son Waylon Payne join her for this special tribute!    Click below to be redirected ...
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Lorrie Morgan Signs On For Music With A Mission

Sep 14 2016

Lorrie Morgan Signs On For Music With A Mission
Lorrie Morgan, Mo Pitney, and CCM singer-songwriter Chris Tomlin will take part in this year’s Music with a Mission, slated for Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. at Schermerhorn Symphony Center in Nashville. Also on the bill are Jason Crabb and Ruby Amanfu. Jim Gray will conduct the award-winning Nashville Symphony. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Nashville Rescue Mission. The Mission serves over 2,000 meals a day, and provides over 800 men, women, and children experiencing homelessness with safe shelter each night ...
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Alabama Entertains CMHoF and Museum Members At The Big Gig

Jul 08 2016

Alabama Entertains CMHoF and Museum Members At The Big Gig
Pictured (L-R): Brandon Mauldin, Sr. VP, CEG/Ontourage Management; Tony Conway, President, CEG/Ontourage Management; Alabama’s Randy Owen; Lisa Purcell, VP of Development, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum; Alabama’s Teddy Gentry and Jeff Cook; Kos Weaver, Executive VP, BMG. Photo: Jason Davis/Getty Images for The Country Music Hall Of FameAlabama, featuring Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry, and Jeff Cook, performed in the CMA Theater on Wednesday (July 6) for the museum’s exclusive member concert, The Big Gig. ...
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Randy Travis Honored by Country Radio Broadcasters

Jun 23 2016

Randy Travis Honored by Country Radio Broadcasters
Josh Turner provided a musical tribute to Randy Travis when the legendary singer was honored Wednesday night (June 22) during the annual Country Radio Hall of Fame ceremony in Nashville. Elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in March, Travis was presented the Country Radio Broadcasters Inc.’s Artist Career Achievement Award, an honor presented to artists creativity, vision, performance or leadership made a significant contribution to the development and promotion of country music and country radio. Turn ...
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CRS to Honor Randy Travis

May 31 2016

CRS to Honor Randy Travis
COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR (CRS) will present RANDY TRAVIS with its 2016 Artist Career Achievement Award, and CAROLE BOWEN will be honored as this year’s President’s Award recipient. Both will be recognized at the COUNTRY RADIO HALL OF FAME Dinner and Awards Ceremony on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22nd in NASHVILLE. The Artist Career Achievement recognition is bestowed upon an artist who has made a significant contribution to the development and promotion of Country music and Country radio. TRAVIS is a 2016 COUNTRY MUSIC H ...
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CMA Closeup Feature

Apr 26 2016

CMA Closeup Feature
"HOW TONY CONWAY PROVED THE DOUBTERS WRONG AND HELPED BUILD COUNTRY MUSIC'S BIGGEST FESTIVAL" -Chris Talbott
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ALABAMA Releases new single featuring ALISON KRAUSS

Apr 15 2016

ALABAMA Releases new single featuring ALISON KRAUSS
The iconic, GRAMMY® award winning group Alabama is back with the second single from their critically acclaimed album Southern Drawl. "Come Find Me" features 27-time GRAMMY® winner Alison Krauss. Rolling Stone called this highlight from the album "a road weary musician's message to the object of his affection." Click Here to view video In support of this, the band is embarking on the nationwide Southern Drawl Tour kicking off on May 12th. The tour opens to a sold out three-night stand in Nashvill ...
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CONGRATULATIONS to Randy Travis for being named as one of the Class of 2016 joining the Country Musi

Mar 30 2016

CONGRATULATIONS to Randy Travis for being named as one of the Class of 2016 joining the Country Musi
The Country Music Association announced three newly elected inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame. Charlie Daniels will be inducted in the Veteran’s Era category. Fred Foster will be inducted in the Non-Performer category. Randy Travis will be the 2016 inductee in the Modern Era category. These artists will be inducted during a special Medallion Ceremony at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in the CMA Theater later this year. During the Medallion Ceremony, friends and colleagues pay tribu ...
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Showbiz Analysis: Lorrie Morgan on The Power of Music and Letting Go

Mar 11 2016

Showbiz Analysis: Lorrie Morgan on The Power of Music and Letting Go
 At the rate things are going, I will have to move to Nashville soon to be closer to my new BFFs. That’s because, nearly every country music interview I do, involves a fascinating entertainer who seems to fit right in with my friendship qualifications. And chart-topping platinum artist Lorrie Morgan is no exception. Fun, honest and reflective, Morgan was the perfect guest on my podcast Whine At 9, where we discussed the power and healing effects of music and the hopes and inspiration behind her new album Le ...
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LETTING GO... SLOW BY LORRIE MORGAN OUT FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12

Feb 10 2016

LETTING GO... SLOW BY LORRIE MORGAN OUT FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12
Morgan Slated For Media Blitz In Support Of First New Studio Album in Five YearsPre-Order New Album Here  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 10, 2016) – Friday, February 12 marks the worldwide release of the first new studio album in five years from platinum-selling country music songstress Lorrie Morgan, Letting Go… Slow, released by Shanachie Entertainment. Tune in this week and throughout the weekend to see and hear Morgan on various radio and television programs, and pick up a copy of the February 15-1 ...
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The Grascals: New Album debuts at No. 1 on Billboard

Jan 25 2016

The Grascals: New Album debuts at No. 1 on Billboard
(NASHVILLE, TN) - One of the most highly anticipated albums of the new year is and then there's this ... from beloved bluegrass group, The Grascals.  The numbers are in and the new album makes its debut on the Billboard Magazine Bluegrass Album Chart in the top spot. Previously named "Album of the Month" as the result of a reader poll on the entertainment site, The Boot, and then there's this ... now sits firmly at the #1 spot for album sales in its debut week. The Grascals are three-time GRAMMY® nominees ...
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THE STEELDRIVERS "THE MUSCLE SHOALS RECORDINGS" EARNS A GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR BEST BLUEGRASS ALBUM

Dec 07 2015

THE STEELDRIVERS
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 7, 2015) Nashville powerhouse group The SteelDrivers received a GRAMMY nomination for Best Bluegrass Album for The Muscle Shoals Recordings, marking four career nods for the group. The critically-acclaimed album, released June 16 on Rounder Records, debuted at #1 on Billboard's Bluegrass Chart and achieved the highest first-week sales in the band's history."What a great early Christmas present. We are honored and thrilled to say the least for this recognition. TMSR represents our ...
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SteelDrivers Album Release Event at Muscle Shoals' 116 Mobile, June 17th

Jun 04 2015

SteelDrivers Album Release Event at Muscle Shoals' 116 Mobile, June 17th
Muscle Shoals, Ala. (June 4, 2015) - The SteelDrivers’ innovative, soulful brand of bluegrass has made them one of the most successful bands on the contemporary bluegrass scene. The band, which has earned three Grammy nominations and garnered tremendous critical acclaim, has announced their fourth album for Rounder, The Muscle Shoals Recordings, which will be released on June 16, 2015.    In celebration of the release, the band has a special event planned at 116 E. Mobile Street, in Florence, AL, on June ...
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Alabama, The Grascals added to Volunteer Jam lineup

Mar 06 2015

Alabama, The Grascals added to Volunteer Jam lineup
Alabama, bluegrass band The Grascals, Phil Vassar, Lee Greenwood and Ryan Weaver, a country singer and Army veteran, have been added to the lineup of performers scheduled to appear at Charlie Daniels’ 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam, which will be held at Bridgestone Arena on Aug. 12. The 2015 Volunteer Jam will benefit The Journey Home Project, a nonprofit that connects donors to veterans’ organizations, and The Predators Foundation, which supports youth-oriented programs in the Nashville community. Ticket ...
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Jeff Bates Embraces Conway Twitty Comparisons on 'Me and Conway' Album

Nov 18 2014

Jeff Bates Embraces Conway Twitty Comparisons on 'Me and Conway' Album
From Billboard.com The vocal similarities between Jeff Bates and the late Conway Twitty have always been something of a double-edged sword. "It was a struggle at times," the singer tells Billboard. "On one hand, what a compliment. But, then someone would say, 'You know, you sound too much like Conway Twitty.'" However, Bates says he is glad people feel that way. "Sometimes, you just have to say if that's what people think, let them think it. It is a compliment, and I'll own it," he says proudly. The so ...
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First Annual Boots, Bourbon & Blues Ticket's On-Sale Now

Sep 12 2014

First Annual Boots, Bourbon & Blues Ticket's On-Sale Now
Catch Brassfield Aly at Boots, Bourbon & Blues on November 8th in Nashville! But your tickets here
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CMA Fest

Apr 28 2014

CMA Fest
Come see Michael Ray and Blackjack Billy at CMA Fest!!June 6th - BMI Tailgate PartyLP Field - South LawnMichael Ray 5:15-5:45pmBlackjack Billy 6:50-7:30pm
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ALABAMA INKS NEW MANAGEMENT DEAL WITH TONY CONWAY'S ONTOURAGE MANAGEMENT

Jan 10 2014

ALABAMA INKS NEW MANAGEMENT DEAL WITH TONY CONWAY'S ONTOURAGE MANAGEMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ALABAMA INKS NEW MANAGEMENT DEAL WITH TONY CONWAY’S ONTOURAGE MANAGEMENT   New music and select tour dates forthcoming from country supergroup   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 9, 2014) -- Country Music Hall of Fame group Alabama has signed a new management deal with Tony Conway’s Ontourage Management.   After signing with RCA in 1980, Alabama soared to the top with 21 consecutive Number 1 hit singles, a feat most likely never to be equaled in any genre. During their career, they ha ...
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Grascals garners success creating ‘American Pickers’ new theme song

Jan 06 2014

Grascals garners success creating ‘American Pickers’ new theme song By Josh Belcher  It’s hard to believe 10 years ago Dolly Parton would take note of a band called The Grascals and invite them as an opening act on her bluegrass tour. Now fast forward to present day 2014. The Grascals have garnered three Grammy Award nominations for Best Bluegrass album and television appearances on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “The Marie Osmond Show” and “The CBS Early Show.” The band recently relea ...
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Dierks Bentley Helps the Grascals on 'American Pickers' Song

Nov 18 2013

Dierks Bentley Helps the Grascals on 'American Pickers' Song
The Grascals are famous for all-star collaborations on their toe-tapping bluegrass tunes, and their eighth studio release, ‘When I Get My Pay,’ will be no different. Friend of the band, Dierks Bentley can be heard on the single ‘American Pickers.’ “We’ve always had fortunately a lot of  friends in country music from Dolly (Parton),  we’ve opened tours with people, you know, Brooks & Dunn and Hank Jr. So, we’ve got  a lot of those kinds of  friends in that world,” says band member Danny Roberts in an interv ...
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GRITS & GLAMOUR (PAM TILLIS & LORRIE MORGAN) PERFORM ON FOX NEWS CHANNEL'S HUCKABEE

Oct 11 2013

GRITS & GLAMOUR (PAM TILLIS & LORRIE MORGAN) PERFORM ON FOX NEWS CHANNEL'S HUCKABEE
Tillis & Morgan to Perform Song from New Collaborative Album, DOS DIVAS  HUCKABEE Performance Airs this Saturday, October 12 at 8 PM EST Nashville, Tenn. (October 11, 2013) – This weekend on the Fox News Channel's hit weekend show, HUCKABEE, GRITS & GLAMOUR (PAM TILLIS and LORRIE MORGAN), two of country music's most respected female vocalists, will perform in support of their new album. Tillis and Morgan will perform "I Am A Woman," a song from their collaborative album, DOS DIVAS.  The album was release ...
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For Your CMA Consideration...

Jul 12 2013

CMA Members, We would appreciate your vote for Musical Event Of The Year. Thank you!
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Grammy Nominees to Appear at Native Nations Inaugural Ball

Jan 15 2013

Grammy Nominees to Appear at Native Nations Inaugural Ball
Grammy Nominees to Appear at Native Nations Inaugural Ball    Nashville, TN --- Multi-award-winning band, The Grascals, will perform at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian on January 21st at 7:00 p.m. for a celebration of the Inauguration of the President of the United States.  The Native Nations Inaugural Ball will feature music, dancing and native cuisine. Funds raised will support the educational programs of the National Museum of the American Indian.  Located on the ...
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Congratulations To The Grascals On Their Grammy Nomination

Dec 19 2012

Congratulations To The Grascals On Their Grammy Nomination
Congratulations To The Grascals! Nominated for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards
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Concert Review: Pam Tillis & Lorrie Morgan

Oct 23 2012

Concert Review: Pam Tillis & Lorrie Morgan
Pam Tillis & Lorrie MorganGrits & Glamour TourSouthern Kentucky Performing Arts CenterBowling Green, KentuckyOctober 13, 2012 This past Saturday night, I had the immense pleasure of seeing two favorite artists of mine – contemporary country legends Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan – perform live in concert at the newly completed Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (SKyPAC) in Bowling Green, Kentucky.  The SKyPAC is a beautifully decorated 1800-seat venue with excellent acoustics, thus providing an ideal ...
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CMA Music Festival "Country's Night To Rock"

Sep 11 2012

CMA Music Festival
Make sure to tune in to the CMA Music Festival "Country's Night To Rock" on September 17th at 8/7c and don't forget to participate in the Tweet & Greet! http://www.cmaworld.com/cma-music-festival/about/countrys-night-to-rock
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Gaylord Opryland Resorts Announce Lorrie Morgan's Enchanted Christmas Dinner & Showâ„¢

Jul 18 2012

Gaylord Opryland Resorts Announce Lorrie Morgan's Enchanted Christmas Dinner & Showâ„¢
Share the wonder and warmth of a down-home Christmas with country music superstar and Grand Ole Opry member Lorrie Morgan! Join Lorrie and her exceptional family of musicians for an enchanting journey through Christmases past and present, featuring songs from Lorrie's popular Merry Christmas from London album along with the many hits of her platinum-selling, 16-album career. Experience this award-winning vocalist up close and personal in a cozy Christmas gathering you'll always treasure. View D ...
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Country stars, celebs open tour buses to locals Dec. 12 to aid Christmas 4 Kids

Dec 11 2011

Country stars, celebs open tour buses to locals Dec. 12 to aid Christmas 4 Kids
Holiday cheer-meets-country music is in the offing once more, thanks to the Christmas 4 Kids organization, which is again working to enhance the holidays for hundreds of underprivileged children throughout the middle Tennessee region.  This year's Annual Tour Bus Show and Artist Meet & Greet will take place 5-9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12, at theWalmart Supercenter in Hendersonville located at 204 North Anderson Lane.  For a small donation, fans can visit the tour buses of 50-plus artists and celebrities, and ma ...
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JEFF BATES CELEBRATES ICM "MAINSTREAM COUNTRY ARTIST" WIN

Nov 01 2011

JEFF BATES CELEBRATES ICM
JEFF BATES CELEBRATES ICM "MAINSTREAM COUNTRY ARTIST" WIN First Major Award Win A Triumphant And Personal Milestone For “One Day Closer” Performer   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 1, 2011)—Jeff Bates remains atop “Cloud 9” in awe of his big win during the 17th Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country Awards held at Nashville's Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Friday evening, October 28, 2011. Bates, whose unadulterated faith, honesty, down-to-earth lyricism makes him a global Inspirational Country favorite, took home ...
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Jeff Bates wins first Number 1 Single in 10 years!

Oct 25 2011

Jeff Bates wins first Number 1 Single in 10 years!
Congratulations to Jeff Bates on his award for Number 1 Single for the song, "One Day Closer" from Power Source Magazine! 
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Jeff Bates Gets Hands-on Lesson in Compassion

Sep 20 2011

Jeff Bates Gets Hands-on Lesson in Compassion
Nashville, Tenn. (September 20, 2011) -- Country Singer Jeff Bates wishes everyone could stare hunger and poverty in the face the way he recently did.  Bates spent a week in Colombia, visiting communities Compassion International helps.“There are children out there who are hungry, without medical care and who will never be able to go to school and get an education to help them better themselves,” Bates says of the unspeakable conditions he saw Colombian children living in.  “It breaks my heart, tortures my ...
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