Bill Anderson talks with The Pickup about his new book and other great country news this week. Check it out.
“Whisperin’ Bill”, a University of Georgia graduate and member of the Grand Ole Opry discusses his days on campus, the night he wrote “City Lights” and life as an entertainer. Whisperin’ Bill Anderson | Goin’ Back: Remembering UGA Known around the world as “Whisperin’ Bill”, this UGA grad and member of the Grand Ole […]
Whisperin’ Bill Anderson Discusses His ‘Unprecedented Life’ in Country Music with the Tennessean Music Podcast
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In this episode, songwriting legend Country Music Hall of Famer Bill Anderson discusses his engaging new memoir (written with Peter Cooper) “Whisperin’ Bill Anderson: An Unprecedented Life in Country Music,” the new music he’s recorded and his upcoming show at the Franklin Theatre.
Bill Anderson visited the BMI Nashville office on Thursday (Aug. 11) to celebrate five of his songs achieving Million-Air milestones. The awards are given to acknowledge the tracks’ millions of radio spins. Certificates were awarded for “Tips of My Fingers” for three million, “Whiskey Lullaby” for two million, “Give It Away” for two million, […]
A few days ago I got an invitation from George Hamilton V to come to Winston-Salem, North Carolina, next Tuesday for the dedication of an interstate bridge that will be named for his father and my longtime friend and fellow Opry star, George Hamilton IV.
SONGCRAFT: Spotlight on Songwriters Billboard magazine listed the Top 20 country songs of the previous 35 years. Bill Anderson wrote four of those 20 songs, and has continued writing them ever since, becoming the only country songwriter to land a Top 40 hit in seven consecutive decades.
AN UNPRECEDENTED LIFE IN COUNTRY MUSIC: SONGWRITING AND MUSIC ICON BILL ANDERSON PENS LIFE STORY IN NEW REVEALING AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Book Published by University of Georgia Press Slated for September As announced in The Tennessean, songwriting icon and legendary performer “Whisperin’ Bill” Anderson pens the lyrics to his life in a new revealing autobiography, slated for release on September 1, 2016. Whisperin’ Bill Anderson: An Unprecedented Life In Country Music is a 360-page […]
Sometimes I think we all need to have our faith in the human spirit restored, rekindled, and/or revived.
In essence that’s what I said from the stage of the Grand Ole Opry this past Saturday night.