Mark D. Sanders To Be Honored As Poet And Prophet On May 26th
May 3, 2012 at 8:36 AM (PT)
THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM has just announced that on SATURDAY, MAY 26th, NASHVILLE SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME member MARK D. SANDERS will take a seat for the quarterly “Poets and Prophets: Legendary Country Songwriters” program. Starting at 1:30p (CT) SANDERS will take part in an in-depth interview about his life and career, and end the special with a performance held in the MUSEUM’S FORD THEATER, and will be streamed live at www.countrymusichalloffame.org.
Hosted by MUSEUM Editor MICHAEL GRAY, the program will include records, photos, and film clips from the museums FRIST LIBRARY ARCHIVE. Seating is limited and attendees must have program passes to enter. Immediately following SANDERS will sign limited edition HATCH SHOW PRINT posters.
The list of SANDERS’ catalog reads of Country music history, having penned hits such as “I Hope You Dance,” “Heads CAROLINA, Tails CALIFORNIA,” “It Matters to Me,” “(This Ain’t) No Thinkin’ Thing,” No News,” “The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter,” Daddy’s Money,” and many more. He has also had cuts by TRACE ADKINS, JOHN ANDERSON, GARTH BROOKS, KENNY CHESNEY, FAITH HILL, ALAN JACKSON, LONESTAR, MARTINA MCBRIDE, REBA MCENTIRE, JO DEE MESSINA, JOHN MICHAEL MONTGOMERY, GEORGE STRAIT, JOSH TURNER, CLAY WALKER, LEE ANN WOMACK and more.
For ticket information visit www.countrymusichalloffame.org or by calling (615) 416-2001.