Gretchen Wilson Tour Raises Over $1.5 Million For Charity
April 5, 2007 at 11:08 AM (PT)
COLUMBIA/NASHVILLE artist GRETCHEN WILSON just wrapped up her 10-city 'Back to the Bars" tour, raising over $1.5 million for charity. WILSON partnered with Country radio stations such as KWJJ/PORTLAND, KSON/SAN DIEGO, KMPS/SEATTLE, WSIX/NASHVILLE, WPOC/BALTIMORE and KSSN/LITTLE ROCK.
Listeners paid as much as $320 a ticket for various causes, including ST. JUDE PARTNERS IN HOPE, ST. JUDE RESEARCH, a children's hospital in PORTLAND and the AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION.
WILSON's next album, "Me and the Boys," is slated to be released on MAY 15.