Welcome to the official website of
Nashville songwriter Byron Hill.
Byron’s songs have been recorded by
many artists, and released on seventy-seven
RIAA certified Gold and Platinum albums and singles,
earning ten ASCAP awards, thirty-two top-ten chart hits
in the U.S. and Canada, and numerous chart hits
in other worldwide markets.
2014 CCMA Award Nominations:
Songwriter Of The Year
Byron Hill, Gord Bamford, and Brent Baxter
for the song “When Your Lips Are So Close”
Record Producer Of The Year
Byron Hill and Gord Bamford
for the Gord Bamford album “Country Junkie”
The 2014 CCMA Award winners will be announced
in Edmonton, AB Sept 4-7, 2014.
Coming September 16th 2014!
The new George Strait Live CD.
Includes "Fool Hearted Memory",
performed by George Strait and Jason Aldean.
George Strait to release 20-track live album September 16 “The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium”
NASHVILLE, Tenn. August 18, 2014 – Country icon George Strait is offering fans a 20-track live album recorded at his momentous The Cowboy Rides Away Tour finale at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas. The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium commemorates a night of celebration for one of the most influential figures in country(…)
Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic Sets New Record of $503,000 Country Artist Receives Overwhelming Support Canadian country superstar and Sony Music Canada recording artist Gord Bamford generated an official record-setting $503,000 at the 7th Annual Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic in Alberta, Canada, August 13 and 14, 2014. The Gala took place at the Red Deer Sheraton Exhibition(…)
The very talented duo Missouri Mile’s new Kickstarter campaign has just launched. Check ‘em out!. “Calling all fans! We’d love for you to be a part of this project. Just click on our picture and it will take you to the KICKSTARTER website. We thank you ALL so much for all your support!” – Sheena & Sheila(…)
(Edmonton, AB) The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) announced the 2014 CCMA Awards final nominees today. Nominated for CCMA 2014 Songwriter(s) Of The Year are: Byron Hill, Gord Bamford, and Brent L. Baxter, for “When Your Lips Are So Close”, performed By Gord Bamford. Nominated for CCMA 2014 Record Producer(s) Of The Year are: Byron(…)
Texas Monthly Magazine posts all of George Strait’s #1 songs! Audio posts: http://www.texasmonthly.com/story/all-george-straits-no-1s Detailed list: http://www.texasmonthly.com/sites/default/files/Strait_No%201s_1.pdf
Top Canadian country singer, songwriter and entertainer Gord Bamford is receiving great response from the U.S. release of his Father’s Day anthems “Little Guy” (Bamford) and “My Daughter’s Father” (Hill/Smith). Below is Gord’s video of “My Father’s Daughter” from 2010. The single went Top 10 in Canada, and was Billboard Magazine’s “2011 Most Played Canada Country Single”. The(…)
“The song Blake Mevis and I co-wrote back in 1981 (Fool Hearted Memory) has endured many years. This is an article from Music Row Magazine about one of the greatest nights in Country Music history, and it mentions the songs George sang for a record-breaking crowd 104,793 fans”! -BH (…)
“When it came time to decide on how to present these songs, I wanted this project to be a little different from my past CDs. I wanted the songs to stand on their own without any particular genre-specific instrumentation like dobro, mandolin, steel guitar, fiddle or harmonica. It was exciting and creatively fun to assemble a(…)
The Missouri Mile “Exit 214″ EP has been selected as a finalist in the Indie Acoustic Project’s “Best CDs of 2013” awards. The finalists are listed at www.indieacoustic.com. The winners in each category will be selected and announced by April 30. The CDs selected as finalists constitute the IAP’s list of the very best acoustic(…)
From Music Row Magazine article by Jessica Nicholson: With 60 No. 1 songs under his belt and more than three decades of touring, the 61-year-old George Strait has amassed enough chart-topping material to fill two concerts with hits—without repeating a song. And that’s not including his numerous Top 10 singles or beloved album cuts…..By 1982, his fourth(…)