OHIO-BASED INDIE COUNTRY HALL OF FAMER RICHARD LYNCH TOPS NATIONAL AM/FM AIRPLAY CHART
Check out the press release and the video for “A Better Place”, written by Billy Yates and Trent Tomlinson.
***Press Release from MTS Management***
“Compiling a long list of hits and chart toppers in the traditional country world, Richard Lynch is an award-winning American country music artist, reminiscent of the classics that started it all. The same passion and raw truth that fueled the likes of Conway Twitty, Keith Whitley, Waylon Jennings, George Jones, and Hank Williams is sewn into the fabric of Richard Lynch. In a world of fabricated country stars, Richard Lynch stands out in the crowd as a proud member of the last of a dying breed, the pure country music artist. An Independent Country Music Hall of Fame Inductee, Richard’s rock solid country roots span 3 decades; it comes up with the sun each morning, and it settles in the music he writes and the songs he sings.. The spirit of Richard Lynch is that which is attached to the working man’s soul. It’s real and it’s timeless. It’s country, the way country was meant to be.
Now, MTS Management Group, in association with Twang Thang Promotions, is happy to announce Richard Lynch has topped the New Music Weekly AM/FM national country airplay chart with his latest single, “A Better Place.” Written by album producer, Billy Yates and Trent Tomlinson (“One Wing in the Fire”), “A Better Place” features Lynch’s hauntingly beautiful and emotional vocal alongside a who’s who of the best musicians in country music: Eddie Bayers, drums (Garth Brooks, George Strait); Eli Beaird, bass (Joey+Rory, Willie Nelson/Merle Haggard); Scotty Sanders, steel and dobro (Trace Adkins, Dierks Bentley); Jeff King, electric guitar (Reba, Luke Bryan); Steve Nathan, piano, keys, synth (Tim McGraw; Toby Keith); Hyram Posey, fiddle (Grand Ol’ Opry); Larry Franklin, fiddle (Lorrie Morgan, Alan Jackson); Larry Beaird, acoustic guitar (Rascal Flatts, Brooks and Dunn); Billy Yates (Sara Evans, Kenny Chesney) and Russell Terrell, backing vocals (Clint Black, Darius Rucker.)
“A Better Place” is currently enjoying a 14-week run at #1 on the Roots Music Report True Country Singles chart. “A Better Place” was released on the MOD Label. Promotions are by Twang Thang Country – Nashville, TN. Publicity by MTS Management Group – Pittsburgh, PA.