Charley Pride is celebrating more than 50 years as a recording artist. He has enjoyed one of the most successful careers in the history of country music and is credited with helping to break color barriers by becoming the first black superstar within the genre. A true living legend, he has sold tens of millions of records worldwide with his large repertoire of hits. A three-time GRAMMY® award and Recording Academy “Lifetime Achievement Award” winner, Pride has garnered no less than 36 chart-topping country hits, including “Kiss An Angel Good Morning,” a massive #1 crossover hit that sold over a million singles and helped Pride land the Country Music Association’s “Entertainer of the Year” award in 1971 and the “Top Male Vocalist” awards of 1971 and 1972. A proud member of the Grand Ole Opry, Pride continues to perform concerts worldwide and has toured the United States, Canada, Ireland, The United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand over the last several years. For more information, visit CharleyPride.com.
Label: Music City Records
Song IPI# BMI#9913664
Songwriters: Jim McCormick / Billy Yates
Songwriters’ IPI#: BMI# 187431257 / BMI# 200222355
Publisher: Jim McCormick Music / Warner-Tamerlane Pub Corp./Smokin’ Grapes Music Publishing / Bilangray Music
Publisher IPI#: BMI# 513129587 / 185314175 / 502183398 / 502183496