Joe Nichols recently headlined the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo and performed for 15,000 country music fans indoors at the AT&T Center. He joined a 2012 headliner list for the rodeo that includes Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert and more.
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The Band Perry garnered a nomination at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards in the “Best New Artist” category and was asked to join Glen Campbell and Blake Shelton onstage at the Awards for a tribute to Campbell’s music.
“Performing in such a historical moment is something that we will remember forever. We grew up listening to songs like “Gentle on My Mind” and then to be able to perform it as a tribute to the man himself was just incredible,” says Reid Perry.
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Mark Woods Founder and CEO of Operation Troop Aid enlisted the help of some of his music friends to perform for wounded soldiers at Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, MD on Thursday (2/16). Soldiers were treated to performances by Average Joe’s artist Ira Dean, American Idol contestant Lacey Brown, Kaleb Hensley, and The Red Airplane’s Nathan Walker. After the performance, the artists helped Woods hand out 75 kitchen sets to soldiers donated by kitchen retailer The Pampered Chef.