Street Date:
September 27, 2019
Format:
DVD
DVD UPC:
617884943097
SRP:
$19.99
Status:
Available
Music Video
Product Overview
From the heart of country and gospel music legend Jimmy Fortune comes an all-new LIVE concert DVD that celebrates the beauty of America, the courage of those who have made it free and the hymns that have warmed the hearts of citizens for centuries. Featuring an interview with Bill Gaither and performances by some of Nashville’s most-noted musicians, the recording showcases his unmistakable tenor with stirring renditions of congregational favorites and national classics honoring faith and freedom.
Marketing Highlights
  • Member of the Statler Brothers for over 21 years
  • 90 minute DVD hosted by Bill Gaither
  • Featured songs include: The Old Rugged Cross, In The Garden, Battle Hymn Of The Republic and Meet Me At Arlington
  • Wrote #1 Country hits recorded by the Statler Brothers including Elizabeth, Too Much On My Heart, My Only Love and More Than A Name On The Wall
  • Jimmy's sold over 100,000 DVD and CD units with Gaither Music Group
  • Magazine advertising in Singing News
  • Advertised as part of a special television offer on DISH TV, Directv, Gaither Television Network, TBN, RFD, FamilyNet, CTN, GMC, GMTN, Guardian, Liberty, TCT and TLN. Airing in Canada on Vision TV, CTS, The Miracle Channel and Hope TV
  • About Jimmy Fortune
    Jimmy Fortune toured, sang and performed with the legendary Statler Brothers for 21 years. He joined them first as a temporary replacement for Lew DeWitt, after DeWitt heard him singing at a ski resort and recommended him. Following an audition in Nashville, Jimmy was contacted by the Statler Brothers and performed his first show with them on January 28, 1982, in Savannah, Georgia. Due to the debilitating effects of Crohn’s Disease, Lew was unable to return to the stage with the Statlers, andJimmy was hired as a permanent replacement in August of 1982.
    For Fans Of
    Statler Brothers, Gaither Vocal Band, Oak Ridge Boys, Jason Crabb, Alan Jackson