New York, NY, July 01, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- PROFILES host Mickey Burns interviews one of country musics most popular and influential performers. Milsap became country music’s first well-known blind singer, and one of the most successful and versatile country “crossover’ singers of all time.
Ronnie is credited with six Grammy Awards and an incredible 40 number one country hits, third to George Straight and Conway Twitty.
Since bursting onto the music scene in 1971 Ronnie Milsap has released 34 albums and 62 singles appealing to both country and pop music markets with successful songs that incorporated Pop, R & B and Rock ‘N’ Roll elements.
Milsap’s biggest crossover hits include: “Any Day Now,” “Smokey Mountain Rain” and “Stranger In My House” just to name a few. He was awarded Grammy Awards as “Best Male Country Vocal Performance” six times between 1975 and 1988.
Over his illustrious career – In Concert, Milsap has often paid tribute to the Artists who have inspired him the most – they include: Ray Charles, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley.
Today, as he nears his 70th birthday, Ronnie is celebrating the success of his 35th album release…appropriately titled: “Country Again.”
This episode of PROFILES featuring Ronnie Milsap will air on NYC life, channel 25 on Friday, June 29th at 10:30 PM.