Country Music Hall Of Fame Honors Roger Murrah
February 17, 2010 at 12:44 PM (PT)
Songwriter and Music Publisher ROGER MURRAH will be honored on MARCH 6th as part of the COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM’s “Poets and Prophets: Legendary Country Songwriters” series. The program will be held at 1:30p (CT) in the Museum’s FORD THEATER and is included with Museum admission and free to Museum members. It will also be streamed live at www.countrymusichalloffame.org.
Museum Editor MICHAEL GRAY will conduct an in-depth, one-on-one interview with MURRAH, illustrated with audiovisual elements from the Museum’s collection, including recordings, photos and film clips. Immediately following the program, MURRAH will sign autographs in the Museum Store.
In addition to his successful music publishing career, ROGER MURRAH has written hit songs spanning over four decades. MURRAH has written or co-written a host of memorable country songs, including “Don’t Rock the Jukebox” (ALAN JACKSON), “Goodbye Time" (COWWAY TWITTY, BLAKE SHELTON), "It's a Little Too Late” (TANYA TUCKER), “High Cotton” (ALABAMA), “Life’s Highway” (STEVE WARINER), "Only Love" (WYNONNA JUDD) and many more.
For more information, see www.countrymusichalloffame.org or call 615-416-2001.