DECEMBER 1, 2017: “Thank you to my fellow songwriters, performers, and musicians for sharing the stage, and to the venues, promoters, show sponsors, benefactors, media, and many others, and a special thank you to the people who come to the shows and enjoy the music!
NOVEMBER 1, 2017 (UPDATED) – When Ian Janes and Byron co-wrote “Can’t Remember Never Loving You”, they knew it had something special, and getting it placed in the CMT series Nashville with a wonderful duet recording by Charles Esten and Connie Britton was an incredible surprise. Now that the series has moved on, a second […]
SEPTEMBER 1, 2017 (UPDATED) – Dan Hodges Music and Byron have extended their co-publishing deal for another year. Byron originally signed with Dan Hodges Music in September of 2015. Byron’s very first publishing deal was signed 39 years ago in September of 1978 with ATV Music Group/Nashville. Award winning Canadian duo The Lovelocks have just released […]
AUGUST 1, 2017 (UPDATED) – Denham Springs, LA based country band The Jones Boys are putting finishing touches on their next album, that will include four co-writes with Byron. Band members Mickey Jones and Jack Jones have co-written songs with Byron for years. A song they co-wrote back in 2000 was on Toby Keith’s ACM Album […]
JULY 1, 2017 (UPDATED) – Rolling Stone Magazine has just published an article entitled the 100 Greatest Country Music Artists of All Time. Fifteen of those 100 artist’s have recorded 23 of Byron’s songs. Rolling Stone journalist Joseph Hudak’s segment on George Strait (ranked #20 on the list) goes on to say “Songs like ‘Fool Hearted Memory’ […]
JUNE 1, 2017 (UPDATED) – There are only a few days left for Alabama fans to see the Alabama: Song Of The South exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville. The exhibit runs through June 11, 2017, and includes the original handwritten lyric for Alabama’s iconic hit “Born Country”, written by Byron Hill and John Schweers. The Music of Nashville Original […]
MAY 1, 2017 (UPDATED) – Happy Birthday to George Strait, 65 years old on May 18th! Following George Strait’s wildly successful 2 Nights of Number 1’s at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in April, George has announced that due to the overwhelming fan reaction, he will continue the concept of playing his record-setting collection of 60 […]