Franklin, Tenn – New Haven Records is excited to announce two new releases by the legendary country gospel music group the Chuck Wagon Gang. These releases include a new album, Meeting in Heaven–The Chuck Wagon Gang Sing the Songs of Marty Stuart and historic documentary, titled Americaâ€™s Gospel Singers, The Legacy Lives On.
Meeting in Heaven is a collection of new gospel songs written and produced by country music legend, Marty Stuart. Iconic musician and historian reflects, â€œAfter getting to know the group, I found myself writing an entire album for them–songs I hope will form a new legacy for the current Chuck Wagon Gang.â€ Stuart continues, â€œAlthough they live in the shadow of a titanic body of work created by their ancestors, there is no doubt in my mind the current group will make a mighty and long-lasting contribution to the storied history of the Chuck Wagon Gang.â€
The full length DVD, Americaâ€™s Gospel Singers, the Legacy Lives On chronicles the 75- year history of the Chuck Wagon Gang through rare family photos and videos, poignant personal stories, old recordings and new live performances. The DVD features special appearances by Connie Smith, Merle Haggard, Eddie Stubbs, the Oak Ridge Boys and Charlie Daniels. The project was developed by Marty Stuart and filmed by world-renowned photographer Jack Spencer.
â€œThe Chuck Wagon Gang has impacted so many souls throughout the years and we are honored to have the privilege of working with them on these projects,â€ Ken Harding, president of New Haven Records said. â€œWe are excited to see how these new projects touch the hearts of their new and long-time fans.â€