Kenny Chesney Writes Theme For New ESPN Show
July 26, 2011 at 9:15 AM (PT)
BNA star KENNY CHESNEY has teamed with ESPN to compose a theme song for their new program, “Rise Up.” The series will feature needs schools across the UNITED STATES to give their athletic facilities a needed makeover.
Executive Producer JOAN LYNCH said about CHESNEY, “He said to me, ‘JOAN, this is the hardest thing I’ve done. And then he watched the [NEW ORLEANS episode of ‘RISE UP’] and he wrote the song in two hours. I couldn’t believe it when he emailed me the lyrics.”
The new series will premiere on ESPN on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th, at 7p (ET).
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