Glasgow, KY (September 5, 2017) â€“ The Sneed Family is pleased to announce the 2017 Sneed Family Homecoming. The event on Fri. Sept. 8, 2017, will host Jimmy Fortune, HighRoad and The Sneed Family.
Jeff Sneed, The Sneed Family spokesman said, â€œWe are thrilled to bring these groups to our local friends! This event is intentionally designed for any family who loves music and loves Kentucky. Most important to us, is that our guests hear the Gospel of Jesus.â€
â€œIt is not often that Kentucky can enjoy a lineup like this,â€ stated Caleb Cowan, of The Sneed Family who is married to the groupâ€™s lead singer, Amanda Sneed Cowan.
The event will be held at 7:00 p.m. at the Cave City Convention Center in Cave City, KY. For convenience, tickets may be purchased by visiting cavecityconventioncenter.com or calling 270-773-3131.
Jimmy Fortune is best known for his 21 years as the tenor singer for The Statler Brothers. According to Fortuneâ€™s web site, Jimmy and The Statler Brothers were inducted into the GMA (Gospel Music Association) Hall of Fame on October 29, 2007, and inducted into the CMA (Country Music Association) Hall of Fame in June 29, 2008.
After the Statler Brothers retired on October 26, 2002, Jimmy seized the opportunity to launch a solo career to share new music with his fans. His first solo CD, When One Door Closes, was released August 2003 on Audium/Koch. He released a gospel album, I Believe, in June 2005, a Christmas CD, Feels Like Christmas, in 2006, a live concert DVD in 2007 a country CD, â€œWindowsâ€ in 2009, â€œLessonsâ€ in 2012, and â€œHits and Hymnsâ€ CD and DVD through Spring House Productions in 2015. Jimmy is currently living in Nashville, writing, and touring.
An opportunity to see High Road is a special treat. The group makes appearances where they perform their special blend of progressive Bluegrass music. Their latest single and video can be seen regularly on the CMT network.
HighRoad will be performing live and featuring music from their latest project, “The News For Today.” Ben Isaacs produced the project in Nashville.
The Sneed Family is a favorite to their southern Kentucky fans. They provide an honest worship experience while providing encouragement.
Watch for them on stage as well as on television with their production of â€œSneed Family Musicâ€. The program is seen in over one million homes each week. The Sneed Family brings music, and interviews from the best in Southern Gospel Music. The show is now available online.
For more information on The Sneed Family, visit sneedfamily.com.