Memorial Service Planned For Rick Blackburn
February 21, 2013 at 8:45 AM (PT)
As ALL ACCESS previously reported (NET NEWS 12/4), industry veteran RICK BLACKBURN passed away on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30th, 2012 at the age of 70.
BLACKBURN’s career included Promotional stints at MERCURY and EPIC RECORDS, GM of MONUMENT RECORDS, VP/GM at CBS NASHVILLE, followed by President at ATLANTIC RECORDS/NASHVILLE. He also served as COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA) President and was one of the founders of LEADERSHIP MUSIC.
BLACKBURN’S late wife SUZIE and friends have announced that a "Celebration Of Life" memorial service will be held on SATURDAY, APRIL 27th. The service will take place at the VICTOR STIER AMERICAN LEGION, 450 Victor Stier Dr., MIFORD, OHIO, at 6p (ET). Dress will be casual and refreshments will be served.
RSVP to LINDA POWERS at (513) 831-6556 or CPowers@PeoplePC.com.