Westwood One Offers George Strait Special
May 12, 2009 at 7:42 AM (PT)
WESTWOOD ONE is offering stations a special honoring MCA/NASHVILLE star GEORGE STRAIT and the broadcast premiere of the ACM's "Artist of the Decade" show. The one-hour radio special, hosted by STRAIT's label mate and duet partner LEE ANN WOMACK, will be available MEMORIAL DAY weekend and features interviews with be ALAN JACKSON, MIRANDA LAMBERT, TIM McGRAW, BLAKE SHELTON, SUGARLAND and TAYLOR SWIFT, as well as KING GEORGE himself.
WOMACK will discuss her appreciation for STRAIT and his music, from her time as a fan in TEXAS to joining him on tour and then singing several duets with him. She will also perform the song she sang for STRAIT at the show's taping last month in LAS VEGAS, titled "Stand There and Sing."
The ACM's "Artist of the Decade" special will air on CBS-TV on WEDNESDAY, MAY 27th at 8p (ET/PT). For more information on the WW1 special, contact DONNY WALKER at email@example.com or (917) 957-5028.