Nashville, TNÂ (October 29, 2018 )Â Â Wow, what a start toÂ year #41Â forÂ Les Butler!
We are pleased to announce that in the most recent four-week charting period Les Butler,Â Butler Music Group,Â Family Music GroupÂ and the artists we represent have all done quite well!
Les and his companies have had 8 of the top 100 songs on the most recentÂ SGN Scoops ChartsÂ and 7 of the top 80 songs on theÂ Singing News Southern Gospel Charts!Â Five of those songs were produced byÂ Les Butler, four of those artists wereÂ BMG Managementartists with two also being on theÂ Family Music Group label. Six of the songs were promoted byÂ Family Music GroupÂ promotions!
The Williamsons, â€œJesus, What a Wonderful Nameâ€ and â€œEvery Moment, Every Mountain, Every Mileâ€ &Â The Old Time Preachers Quartet, â€œWhen I Wake Up to Sleep No Moreâ€ are both represented by theÂ Family Music Group labeland managed byÂ Butler Music Group; the songs were produced byÂ Les Butler.
Tim Livingston, â€œI Want to Be the Oneâ€ &Â The Coffmans, â€œIf I Have Toâ€ were both promoted byÂ Family Music Group Radio PromotionÂ and the songs were produced byÂ Les Butler.
Sacred HarmonyÂ â€œUp to Somethingâ€ is managed byÂ Butler Music GroupÂ and the song was produced byÂ Les Butler.
The Ferguson Family, â€œLooking Through the Eyes of Loveâ€ is managed byÂ Butler Music GroupÂ withÂ Family Music Group Radio Promotion.
The Arenos, â€œBack to My Senses,â€Â The Goulds, â€œLove Never Ends,â€ andÂ The StephensÂ â€œCome Go with Me to the Wellâ€ songs were promoted byÂ Family Music Group Radio Promotion.
Thank you to all of the fans and DJs who have made these songs and artists your favorites!
About Butler Music Group
Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Butler Music Group provides professional managementÂ services to Southern Gospel and Bluegrass artists includingÂ Heaven’s Mountain Band, Williamson’s, Old Time Preachers QuartetÂ and Jason Davidson.Â
BMG subsidiary,Â Family Music Group, is the label and radio promotion division of BMG. Label artists includeÂ Williamsons, Old Time Preachers Qt and Jason Davidson.Â Â Â Over the last 40 years, radio Promotion artists have includedÂ Canton Junction, David Phelps, Goodman Revival, Ivan Parker, Guy Penrod, Hagees, Jimmy Fortune, Oak Ridge Boys, Booth Brothers, Dunaways, Larry Gatlin, and many others.
Les ButlerÂ has been actively involved in Southern Gospel Music for 40 years as a musician, producer, manager, former publisher of the Singing News, and as a nationally syndicated radio host. Butler startedÂ Butler Music GroupÂ in 1978, and purchasedÂ Family Music GroupÂ in 2003. He is a pastÂ March of Dimes AIRÂ award, as well as winner of theÂ Paul Heil Broadcasting AwardÂ in 2011. Butler’s syndicated radio show, Les Butler and Friends, is heard across America and abroad. Butler’s playing and production credits includeÂ Palmetto State Quartet, Darryl Worley, Richard Sterban, Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers, Fairfield Four, Steeles, Dunaways, Crabb Family, Easter Brothers, Marksmen Quartet, Earl Scruggs, Bowling Family, Jimmy Fortune, Marty Raybon,Â Larry GatlinÂ and many more. Butler’s publishing companies areÂ Hurry-Up Publishing/BMIÂ andÂ Hush Jean/ASCAP. He continues to hostÂ a daily Southern and Bluegrass Gospel video blog atÂ southerngospel365.com.