Artist Schedule 2016

Big Country chevy stage artists




2016 Artist Biographies


Jerry Jeff Walker

Presented by Texas Sport & Spine

Jerry Jeff Walker
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 9:45pm

  • 37 Albums, 5 in the US Country Top 50
  • 11 Singles on US Billboard Top 100 since 1969
  • His standard hit "Mr. Bojangles" has been covered by13 major artist from Neil Diamond to The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.
  • Other hits include: "LA Freeway", "Jaded Lover", "Trashy Women"


Pat Green

Presented by Southwest Pools & Spas

TBA
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 9:45 PM


  • 18, US Billboard Top 100 Singles.
  • 12 Albums, 7 in the US Billboard Top 20.
  • Hit Singles: "Wave on Wave", "Three Days", "Don't Break My Heart Again", "Feels Just Like It Should", "Texas On My Mind"


Mark Powell

Presented by Chris Hartman Law

Mark Powell
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 8:15pm

  • Academy of Western Artists Pure Country Song of the Year recipient with "Dublin Dr. Pepper" in 2013
  • 2008 International Dance Association "Top Texas Swing Band"
  • Hit Songs: "Dublin Dr. Pepper", "What I Do", "Neon Lights", "Homegrown", "Dear Government"
  • 2-Time TRRA Award Nominee, 3-Time AWA Award Nominee


Deana Carter

TBA
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 8:00pm

  • 5 time Multi-Platnium Album: "Did I Shave My Legs For This?"
  • "100 Greatest Women of Country Music" - Country Universe '08
  • 14 Hit Singles, 3 of which went US Billboard #1 with: "Strawberry Wine", "We Danced Away",& "How Do I Get There"
  • 2-Time TRRA Award Nominee, 3-Time AWA Award Nominee

 



Cory Morrow

Presented by Wolfe & Co.


PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 6:45

  • 15 albums, 7 of which hit US Country Top 50
  • Hit Singles Include: "Texas On My Mind," "Beat of Your Heart", "Ramblin Man", "Lead Me On", "Brand New Me"
  • #7 "Country Debut Artists" & #8 Independent Album (2002)


Dean Dillon & Texas Jam Band

(Members of the Ace in the hole band)

Presented by Wolfe & Co.

Dean Dillon
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 6:45pm

 

  • 3-Time Grammy Nominee
  • 55 George Straight Hits
  • Hit Songs: "The Chair" & "Tennesse Whiskey"
  • BMI Icon & Billboard Music Awards


Gary P. Nunn

Presented by Dale Norris

Gary P. Nunn
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 5:30pm

  • Honored as "The Music Ambassador of Texas" by Texas Governor Rick Perry in 2007
  • 2004 Inductee into the Texas Hall of Fame
  • Hit Songs: "London Homesick Blues", "Last Thing I Needed First Thing This Morning", "What I Like About Texas"


Jamie Richards

Presented by Ideal Motors

Jamie Richards
PERFORMING

Friday, April 2 @ 5:30pm

  • 12 Top 10 Singles
  • Hit Songs: "Don't Try to Find Me", "Drive", "Last Call", "Cold As The Beer"
  • Staff Writer for Curb Records


Chris Knight

Chris Knight
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 4:15pm

  • Named "Honorary Texan" by Gov. Rick Perry (2006
  • 4 US Billboard Top 100 Albums
  • Wrote Montgomery Gentry Hit "She Couldn't Change Me"
  • Hits Include: "Framed" & " It Ain't Easy Beign Me"


Zane Williams

Presented by Bluff Creek Ranch

Zane Williams
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 4:15pm

  • Two # 1 Singles
  • Hit Songs: "Little Too Late", "Ride With Me", "Texas Like That", & "Overnight Success"
  • Featured on Troubador Texas TV


The Burrito Brothers

Presented by Newell Ranch

The Burrito Brothers
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 3:00pm

  • Founded in 1968 by former Byrd's members Gram Parsons & Chris Hillman
  • 10 US Country Billboard Top 100 Singles between 1979 & 1984
  • Responsible for forging the connection between country & rock (1969, CMT)


Blue Water Highway Band

Blue Water Highway Band
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 4:15pm



Sunny Sweeney

Presented by Pest Patrol

Sunny Sweeney
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 1:45pm

  • Best New Female Artist, Academy of Country Music (2013)
  • 3 Albums, 2 of which on the US Billboard Top 20
  • Texas Music Chart Singles: "If I Could" & "Ten Years Pass"
  • US Billboard Top 10 Single: "From a Table Away"


Jerrod Medulla

Jerrod Medulla
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 12:20pm



Clay Shelburn

Presented by Solivan Farms

Clay Shelburn
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 2:00pm



Brandon Jenkins

Brandon Jenkins
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 9:15pm

& 7:45pm

Coors Light Acoustic Stage



Matt Caldwell

Stan Crawford
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 7:15pm & 9:15pm

Coors Acoustic Stage


Jesse Raub jr.

Presented by Solivan Farms

Stan Crawford
PERFORMING

Friday, April 15:15 & 6:30

Coors Acoustic Stage


Randy Brown

Presented by Backroads Trucking

Stan Crawford
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1, at 5:00 & 6:00

Coors Acoustic Stage
  • 2012 nominee for Best New Artist Texas Regional Radio Awards
  • 2010 nominee for Entertainer of the Year by the Academy of Texas Music Awards
  • 2008 Academy of Texas Music Male Vocalist of the Year!
  • Also nominated in 2008 for Entertainer, Producer, Album & Live Band of the Year


Bracken Hale

Presented by Lonestar AG Credit

Stan Crawford
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 2:45pm & 4:00pm

Coors Acoustic Stage


Stan Crawford

Stan Crawford
PERFORMING

Saturday, April 2 @ 12:15pm & 1:30pm

Coors Acoustic Stage


Morgan Reatherford

Presented by Pizza Pro

Morgan Reatherford
PERFORMING

Friday, April 1 @ 2:45pm

Coors Acoustic Stage
...More Acoustic Stage Artists to be announced!