Nashville, TN, August 06, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Perry Edge, President of Double E Promotions is proud to announce that Double E Promotions client, The Waymasters, have burst onto the national Christian Voice Country Gospel Top 100 chart with their first release to radio. After just two months their single “I Know A Man,” debuted at #83.
Originally from the mountains of North Carolina, the Waymasters have grown from small town, local church favorites to one of the most popular southern and traditional gospel music groups in the country. Always striving to put God first in all they do, the group is known for their humble approach and spirit filled harmony. After releasing six albums and touring nationally for years the Waymasters have been widely regarded as making major influential contributions to the “Smokey Mountain Gospel” sound which would later be made most famous in the “Oh Brother, Where Art Thou” movie. Moreover, amassing concert video views in the 100,000’s on YouTube. The Waymasters have been nominated for a total of five USAGEM awards over the years including Album of the Year, Group of the Year, twice for Song of the Year and winning the 2009 USAGEM Acoustic Gospel Crown Jewel Award.
Members include: Tommy Frizsell - Bass vocal & mandolin, Chewie MacMahan - Baritone vocal & lead guitar, Darrell Frizsell - Lead vocal & banjo / rhythm guitar, Tim Rynolds - High tenor vocal & bass guitar, Harold Frizsell - Tenor vocal & rhythm guitar, Danny Frizsell - Vocals & dobro / rhythm guitar
Double E Promotions, headquartered in Booneville, MS and ran by Perry and wife, Vikki Edge, have focused more on the Country Gospel genre over the last couple years, witnessing the fruits of their labor as many of their clients songs have charted on national Christian music charts, most recently promoting Country Gospel Great, Sandra Dee’s single, “Keep The Faith” to number one on the Christian Voice, Christian Country Top 100 Chart for June of 2010 and former Statler Brother, Jimmy Fortune’s “Wrote it In Red” to number one on the Christian Voice, Christian Country Top 100 Chart for December of 09’. In June of 2010 Double E Promotions took home the King Country Agape Fest special award for "Recognition of Talent & Service to Radio & Media Through a Giving Heart."