Deana Martin has become an instantly recognizable voice and figure in the pantheon of The Great American Songbook in her own right. Her 2006 debut CD release, ‘Memories Are Made of This,’ stayed in the top ten for 40 consecutive weeks. Her follow-up CD, 2009’s, ‘Volare,’ debuted in the top ten of the Billboard charts, followed by 2011’s seasonal evergreen, ‘White Christmas,’ 2013’s critically acclaimed ‘Destination Moon’ and her latest, 2016’s ‘Swing Street,’ garnered airplay on top jazz, standards and country radio stations, emphasizing her prominent status as a hit recording artist.
As a celebrated author, Deana found herself on the New York Times’ coveted Best Seller list with her 2004 memoir, ‘Memories Are Made of This: Dean Martin Through His Daughter’s Eyes.’ In it, she shares never-before-told stories about her father and his ‘pallies’. The e-book version returned Ms. Martin to the best-selling book charts in 2015 on Wall Street Journal’s roster of best-selling e-books.
THE STARS OF COUNTRY MUSIC SHINE BRIGHT IN ‘AN ALL-STAR SALUTE TO LEE GREENWOOD’ IN THEATERS NATIONWIDE ON VETERANS DAY WEEKEND SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12
An All-Star Salute To Lee Greenwood is coming to a theater near you this coming November, featuring star-studded performances of Greenwood’s career hit songs. This one-night-only event will premiere in movie theaters across the United States over Veterans Day 2023 weekend, Sunday, November 12, just in time to honor those who served this great nation.
Lee Greenwood, a Grammy award winner, CMA award winner, ACM award winner and has achieved over twenty top 10 singles, was celebrated on Tuesday night October 12, 2021, at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama, for his forty years of hits in the music industry. Stars from multiple genres of music came out to honor America’s well-known patriot Lee Greenwood ranging from non-country hitmakers Gavin DeGraw, Debby Boone, Sam Moore, Michael W. Smith, Scott Stapp (of Creed) to today’s hot country hitmakers Lee Brice, Michael Ray, Jamey Johnson, Dustin Lynch to country legends The Oak Ridge Boys, Crystal Gayle, The Gatlin Brothers, Janie Fricke, and more!
BILLY DEAN, BRAD ARNOLD (OF 3 DOORS DOWN), CRAIG MORGAN, DEANA MARTIN, ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK, JANIE FRICKE, JEANNIE SEELY, JOHN BERRY, NEAL McCOY, T. GRAHAM BROWN, LARRY, STEVE & RUDY: THE GATLIN BROTHERS, THE ISSACS, TONY ORLANDO, TRACY LAWRENCE, AND TY HERNDON ADDED TO ALL-STAR SALUTE TO LEE GREENWOOD ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2021 AT THE VON BRAUN CENTER IN HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA
With over twenty-eight Top 20 singles, including 7 number one hits, Lee Greenwood and his 40-year career will be celebrated in Huntsville, Alabama, on October 12, 2021, at the Von Braun Center with over 35 music artists performing during the All-Star Salute to Lee Greenwood. Today, music artists from multiple genres including legendary names like Engelbert Humperdinck and Tony Orlando, Grand Ole Opry stars Craig Morgan, Jeannie Seely, and The Gatlin Brothers along with rock star Brad Arnold of the group 3 Doors Down and country hitmakers Billy Dean, Janie Fricke, John Berry, Neal McCoy, T. Graham Brown, Tracy Lawrence, Ty Herndon all were announced to participate in the special celebration. The Issacs will join Michael W. Smith to create a ‘moment’ in the show and Dean Martin’s daughter Deana Martin will perform a duet with Humperdinck.
World-renowned entertainer Deana Martin continues to bring the stage to the screen weekly with her very popular live stream series Deana Martin LIVE! which airs regularly on Fridays. Her 64th consecutive live stream, which also landed the #1 spot on Pollstar, scored a viewership of 401,344 and was presented live on her website as well as social platforms. The show honored her father Dean Martin in celebration of his June 7 birthday. Deana hit the top spot, edging out the Grand Ole Opry and Love Rocks NYC featuring Sara Bareilles, Jon Bon Jovi, Joe Bonamassa, Billy F Gibbons, and more. Martin’s live stream consisted of many fan favorites such as “Volare,” “Houston,” “Bellissima,” “I Will,” “Everybody Loves Somebody,” and more. Each week, Martin delivers unique performances all by audience request.
Deana Martin To Honor Father Dean Martin On the 25th Anniversary Of His Passing with Christmas Day Livestream Friday, December 25, 2020
World-renowned entertainer Deana Martin brings the stage to the screen with an exclusive Facebook Livestream event, honoring her father Dean Martin with an exclusive holiday-favorites interactive performance on December 25, 2020, at 4 pm ET / 3 pm CT. Friday marks the 25th anniversary of his passing. As part of the year-end report by Pollstar, Deana Martin has been recognized as a top 10 Artist of the Year along with The Grand Ole Opry, Norah Jones, Camping World Concert Series, Bandsintown Outskirts, and more.
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The Legendary Soul Man Sam Moore turns 85, and is celebrated today and this week by many of his colleagues. Moore was initially set to be honored with an all-star tribute concert, but like many other planned events for 2020, the tribute has taken on a decidedly different form. Receiving videos from far and wide, Moore was surprised today through a virtual birthday greeting card and salute coordinated by Florida International University with messages from Jon Bon Jovi, T. Graham Brown, Rita Coolidge, Alice Cooper, Israel Del Toro, Zucchero Fornaciari, Janie Fricke, Lee Greenwood, Deana Martin, The Oak Ridge Boys, Charley Pride, Brenda Russell, Valerie Simpson, Sting, Travis Tritt, and many more! After an invitation-only Zoom gathering Monday evening, select videos will roll out to Moore’s Facebook page as well as his official website, sammoore.net.
Country Music Hall of Fame, Grand Ole Opry member and southern rock legend Charlie Daniels passed away this morning, Monday, July 6th at Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tennessee. Doctors determined the cause of death was a hemorrhagic stroke. Daniels was 83.
Fellow Singer/Songwriters and Friends Remember and Mourn the Loss of Rock ‘N’ Roll Icon Little Richard
Grammy Award winning, Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame member, Little Richard, the mastermind behind legendary hits “Long Tall Sally,” “Rip It Up,” “Good Golly Miss Molly,” “Tutti Frutti” and many more, has passed away at the age of 87. Little Richard’s music broke racial barriers and his impressionable style shattered all that was standard. The eccentric star paved the way for other stand-out acts with his unique nature, flamboyant flair and inspiring innovations to culture. With an unmatched career of stellar achievements, the musical giant leaves behind an unforgettable legacy. Little Richard was not only a distinct entertainer but a friend to many in the music industry.
Deana Martin Joins Shania Twain, Olivia Newton-John, Blue Man Group, Joey Fatone, Debbie Gibson And More For Six Hour Telethon To Assist Las Vegas Performers
Celebrated singer Deana Martin joins Shania Twain, Oliva Newton-John, Blue Man Group, Joey Fatone, Debbie Gibson and more for a six-hour telethon to raise money for the Actors Fund of Las Vegas, assisting local entertainers who have been struggling to obtain employment due to COVID- 19. This month’s show can be streamed live on Monday, April 27 from 5 to 11PM PDT.