American Masters – Charley Pride: I’m Just Me traces the improbable journey of Charley Pride – from his humble beginnings as a sharecropper’s son in segregated Sledge, Mississippi – to his career as a Negro League baseball player – to his meteoric rise as a trailblazing music superstar. This new, 52-minute documentary reveals how Pride’s love for music led him from the Delta to a … Continue reading CHARLEY PRIDE: I’m Just Me Documentary to Air on PBS
Country Music Hall of Fame member and Recording Academy “Lifetime Achievement Award” recipient Charley Pride celebrated his 25th Anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member with appearances on the Opry this weekend. Pride, who made his Opry debut in 1967, performed extended Opry sets in celebration of his milestone anniversary. Opry flagship station 650 AM WSM (wsmonline.com) saluted the award-winning artist with a “Country Pride … Continue reading Charley Pride celebrates 25 years as Grand Ole Opry member
This week’s episode of “The Pickup” is a big one!! Adam Wurtzel brings you all of the latest news, CD releases, and interviews from today’s hottest country stars and some of the greatest legends to ever step foot on a country stage! Did you know that Rocker Cyndi Lauper is recording a country album? or How about actor Kiefer Sutherland recording a country album and … Continue reading Country stars pay tribute to Joey Feek on this week’s episode of “The Pickup” and much more!