ROLLING STONE CHOOSES KENNY CHESNEY SONG AS #1 OF 2014
Kenny Chesney’s “American Kids” is Rolling Stone Magazine’s #1 Country Song of the Year. Kenny admits the song sounds unlike anything he had ever recorded and it’s been a success on many levels as it went straight to # 1 and stayed there for two weeks. Looking back, Kenny says he knew right away the song was special,“This song was just so unique and I knew just as soon as I heard it that it was going to be one of those songs that had the potential to be special.” “American Kids” is nominated for a Grammy. Rounding out the top 3: Miranda – #2 with “Automatic and #3 – Little Big Town “Girl Crush”
MADDIE & TAE MAKE HISTORY
MADDIE & TAE may still be teenagers, but that doesn’t stop them from making history. Their debut year gave them their first single, their first GOLD certification and their first #1 hit with “Girl In A Country Song.” Rolling Stone Magazine has already dubbed the song as the “most talked about” Country song in 2014. Maddie admits, “It started as a song that made us laugh, because we knew we could never measure up to those girls in the songs… and honestly, who’d want to?” Maddie and Tae are both 19.
DOLLY PARTON DOES IT AGAIN
As 2014 draws to a close, Dolly Parton is far from resting on her laurels, and shows no signs of slowing down. The songstress continues to make history, with a record setting tour overseas, and yet another UK Platinum record, “Blue Smoke”. The album is a best of collection. Dolly has worldwide sales of over one hundred million. Her career has span over 6 decades…first hit was 1967.