We are just one week away from honoring greatness in Music City. Next Thursday, at 1pm, we induct Sam Moore and Alabama into Music City Walk of Fame. The ceremony is completely free to attend and will take place at Music City Walk of Fame Park. Take a break from work and come share the moment with the stars. For your reading pleasure we have provided a brief bio of each artist below. Hope to see you at the ceremony!
For more information head to: visitmusiccity.com/walkoffame.
Alabama, which includes cousins Jeff Cook, Teddy Gentry and Randy Owen, from Fort Payne, Ala., has sold 73 million albums and charted 43 No. 1 singles, including a record 21 No. 1 singles in a row. They are members of the Country Music Hall of Fame and have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. They released a new studio album, Southern Drawl, in 2015 and will kick off the North American leg of their Southern Drawl tour later this month.
Sam Moore is best known as the tenor voice of the GRAMMY® winning soul duo Sam & Dave of Memphis-based Stax/Atlantic Records. The duo’s hits included “Hold On! I’m Coming,” “I Thank You,” and the iconic “Soul Man.” They sold more than 10 million records worldwide. Moore has also collaborated with country music artists, including Conway Twitty on “Rainy Night in Georgia” in 1994.