Andy Griggs Finishes Poker Tourney Among Top 12 Percent
July 14, 2008 at 10:55 AM (PT)
MONTAGE MUSIC GROUP/NASHVILLE artist ANDY GRIGGS was the first-ever Country artist to participate in the WORLD SERIES OF POKER, held in LAS VEGAS last week.
GRIGGS started out the first day with $20,000 in chips and ended the day with over double the amount - $51,050 in chips, to be exact. For Day 2 of the tournament he sang the NATIONAL ANTHEM and performed "It's All About The Money," a new track from his new album "The Good Life." He was the only celebrity left in the tournament by the third day of play and finished among the top 12 percent of players.
Fans can check out footage of ANDY as the WORLD SERIES OF POKER airs every TUESDAY beginning JULY 22nd on ESPN-TV. For more info, visit www.andygriggs.com.