Dailey & Vincent Lead 2010 IBMA Nominations; Cracker Barrel Supports Tour


LEBANON, TENN.  (August 20, 2010)—Dailey & Vincent, the reigning International Bluegrass Music Association two-time Entertainers of the Year, are also the lead 2010 IBMA award nominees, receiving ten nominations this week including Entertainer of the Year, Vocal Group of the Year and Album of the Year, for the chart-topping Dailey & Vincent Sing the Statler Brothers on Cracker Barrel/Rounder Records, which was released exclusively through Cracker Barrel in February.  Other nominations include Song of the Year for “Elizabeth,” from the Statler Brothers tribute disc; Male Vocalist of the Year (Jamie Dailey); Bass Player of the Year (Darrin Vincent); Gospel Recorded Performance of the Year for “Don’t You Wanna Go to Heaven” from the duo’s a cappella CD, Singing From the Heart; and Recorded Event of the Year for “Give This Message to Your Heart,” from Larry Stephenson’s 20th Anniversary CD.  Additionally, Dailey & Vincent Sing the Statler Brothers received a nod for Best Graphic Design for Recorded Project, while Singing From the Heart was honored with a nomination for Best Liner Notes for a Recorded Project.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is proud to announce its support of the Dailey &
Vincent Front Porch Tour.  To maintain their heavy touring schedule, Dailey & Vincent will travel the country in their Prevost bus, which has been wrapped with specially designed Cracker Barrel signage.  They will continue to include a Cracker Barrel segment in their shows, featuring tracks from Dailey & Vincent Sing the Statler Brothers. “We are very pleased that Jamie and Darrin have received so many nominations in
important categories and that the Cracker Barrel project has been so well-received, but we are not surprised because we have always known how talented Jamie and Darrin are,” said Peter Keiser, Cracker Barrel’s Vice President of Marketing. “We are deeply appreciative of the consideration of all the people who voted in the nominating process, and look forward to a great awards show!”“Working with Cracker Barrel has been an incredible experience for us,” says Jamie Dailey. “We sincerely appreciate their continued support, and we’re proud to partner with such a fine company,” adds Darrin Vincent.

For  tour dates, visit www.daileyvincent.com.