Gypsies On Parade
Volume 10 - Number 3
Sawyer Brown Kicks Off Fan Fair '95
With Third Consecutive Win!
The 1995 TNN Music City News Country Awards were held in Nashville on June 5th. With over 4,000 people in the attendance, the two and a half hour show was broadcast live from the Grand Ole Opry House. The highlight of the show for all Sawyer Brown fans was when the band was presented with their third consecutive Vocal Band Of The Year award...prompting Mark declared the annual event as his most favorite award show ever!
With the crowd still charged with excitement over their third win, the band hit the stage to perform their new single This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All The award show marked the first time that Sawyer Brown had performed the song live, by all accounts it was warmly received by the enthusiastic audience. This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All is the first single from their new album also titled This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All. The album's release is scheduled for August 29th.
The TNN/MCN Country Music Awards are the only nationally televised awards where the fans choose the winners. Sawyer Brown wishes to extend a sincere thank you to the fans for honoring them with such a special recognition. Our greatest award is our fans!
Fan Club president, Jackie Combs, reports that the 1995 Fan Club Breakfast was the biggest and best yet! With over 400 people in attendance and a brand new location the response was very positive. The great food, good company and fine entertainment made for a perfect beginning to a week of fun in Nashville. (And the parking was better!)
Autographs were signed by the hundreds...and there were photo opportunities abound for fans wanting to get close to their favorite country entertainers. But the smiles out lasted the camera flashes and everyone went home with warm memories of another successful Fan Fair. Thank you to all our fans for taking the time to come visit us in Nashville.
See you in '96!
Single & Video make chart debuts and show great promise!
Fans have been getting hungry for some hot new music from Sawyer Brown. Rising to the occasion This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All the first single from the new album that will be releasing this fall. This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All entered the charts at number 41 on R&R and number 57 on Billboard. The new video accompanying the single is the current Pick Hit Video on CMT. As always we will be relying on the continued support of our fan club members to help carry the single all the way to number 1. Remember to call your local radio stations and make those requests heard!
This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All
Fans have been clamoring with anticipation over the soon to be released album from Sawyer Brown. Their appetite for new music from the band has just been satisfied with the release of the debut single from the album This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All. The fast paced tune was penned by Dave Loggins and Ronnie Samosset. This Thing Called Wantin' And Havin' All sets the pace with an opening piano lick bound to leave any keyboard smokin'. A fast talkin', story tellin' Mark Miller takes control of this tale about a rich man seeking love and happiness and finds himself envy of the poor man at the bottom of the hill.
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