MUSIC CITY HIT-MAKERS

Saturday, February 10 @ 7:30 p.m.

Orchestra $24/Balcony $21 + tax - Students 1/2 price


BRETT JAMES
•    Grammy Award Winner
•    ASCAP Songwriter of the Year
•    Twenty-four #1 songs

For over a decade, Grammy Award-winning songwriter and producer Brett James has been one of the most prolific and versatile songwriters in Nashville having had more than three hundred of his songs recorded by major label recording artists. James has become a fixture on the Billboard Country chart with thirteen #1 songs and scores of top 20 singles to his credit.  Some of Brett's hits include "I Hold On" (Dierks Bentley), "When The Sun Goes Down", "Out Last Night", "You Save Me", and "Reality" (Kenny Chesney), "The Truth" (Jason Aldean), "Somethin' Bad" (Carrie Underwood/Miranda Lambert), "Church Bells", "Cowboy Casanova", "Something in the Water", and "Jesus Take the Wheel" (Carrie Underwood), "The Man I Want To Be" (Chris Young), "Bottoms Up" (Brantley Gilbert), "Mr. Know It All" (Kelly Clarkson), "Who I Am" (Jessica Andrews), "Blessed" (Martina McBride), and "It's America" (Rodney Atkins). Click for more on Brett James.


HILLARY LINDSEY
•    Grammy Award Winner
•    Oscar & Golden Globe Nominee
•    Twelve #1 songs

Grammy Award-winning songstress Hillary Lindsey hails from the small town of Washington, GA and remembers writing songs as early as age 10. In 1994, Hillary entered Belmont University’s esteemed Music Business School. It was there that she discovered her penchant for song and forged the writing relationships that had her destined for success. Before finishing at Belmont, Hillary signed her first publishing deal and had eight songs recorded by major label recording artists in the very first year. Since that time Hillary has had twelve #1 hits, winning a Grammy Award for "Jesus Take the Wheel" with co-writers Brett James and Gordie Sampson (2007) and has received two Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination for her songwriting in movies and television. Some of Hillary's most notable hits include, "Girl Crush" (Little Big Town), "Smoke Break", "Little Toy Guns", "Jesus Take The Wheel", "Two Black Cadillacs", "See You Again", "So Small", "Wasted", "Last Name", and "Just A Dream" (Carrie Underwood), "Every Storm Runs Out Of Rain" (Gary Allan), "American Honey" (Lady Antebellum), "A Little Bit Stronger" (Sara Evans), and "Blessed" (Martina McBride). Click for more on Hillary Lindsey.


The "songwriters-in-the-round" concept is a popular one in the Music City.  Come to the Bowlus in Iola and be transported straight to Nashville with the songs of Brett James and Hillary Lindsey!

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