I’ve been all over the world singing about having a “Wild Weekend” for years, but in real life, I don’t think I’ve ever experienced a weekend quite like the one I just had.
Bill Anderson Reflects on His Career Ahead of Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction & Talks Plans for Future Music | Billboard
The career of Bill Anderson has seen many career triumphs come his way over the years, dating all the way back to his composition “City Lights” becoming a 1958 chart topper for Ray Price. That innate ability to craft a memorable lyric continues to pay dividends with last week’s announcement that he would be among the writers […]
Musical titans Bill Anderson, Robert “Kool” Bell, Ronald Bell, George Brown & James “JT” Taylor P/K/A “Kool & The Gang,” Steve Dorff, Jermaine Dupri, Alan Jackson, John Mellencamp and Allee Willis will become the latest inductees of the Songwriters Hall of Fame at the organization’s 49th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner.
Bill and Brad Paisley filmed a short video in Bill’s dressing room at the Grand Ole Opry Friday night (14th). They were discussing their co-written song, “Dying To See Her Again” prior to performing it together for the first time on the Opry stage. It comes out in Brad’s new album, “Love And War,” due […]
“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.