Hank Williams Jr. Makes A Big 'Time' Impression With Major TV Performances
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After six decades of top charting singles, Country legend Hank Williams Jr. shows no signs of slowing down with the release of his new album IT'S ABOUT TIME (Nash Icon Records). The dynamic entertainer made appearances this week on TV's biggest talk shows, performing his current smash single "Are You Ready for the Country" on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and sharing the stage with good friend Whoopi Goldberg on The View for a highly buzzed about and soulful duet of "Wrapped Up, Tangled Up in Jesus (God's God It)." He also invited CBS This Morning's Jan Crawford to his home in Troy, Alabama for an intimate interview.
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IT'S ABOUT TIME marks Hank Jr.s 37th studio album and critics are already buzzing about the candid legend's latest effort:
"..nothing in contemporary country music rings as true as his promise on "Just Call Me Hank"..."
- USA TODAY
"...a powerful mix of good ol' boy sensitivity, arena-sized sonics, goofball humor, and, of course, a nice big helping of anti-PC. "
- Huffington Post
"A mix of swagger and surprise humility [...] an undeniable energy"
- Rolling Stone Country
"Hank is explosive, energized and even revitalized, likely because he's written and found tunes that stoked his fire again."
- Nash Country Weekly
Hank Jr.'s extremely impressive resume has spawned 70 million albums sold worldwide, six PLATINUM albums, 20 GOLD albums and 13 chart-topping albums. He has been named ACM Entertainer of the Year, CMA Entertainer of the Year and BMI Icon in addition to winning a GRAMMY and being inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
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ABOUT HANK WILLIAMS JR.:
Hank Williams Jr.'s extremely impressive resume has spawned 70 million albums sold worldwide, six PLATINUM albums, 20 GOLD albums, 13 No. 1 albums and 10 No. 1 singles. Marking 52 years since his first album in 1964, Hank Jr. released IT'S ABOUT TIME (Nash Icon Records) on January 15. In addition to the history-making "Are You Ready for the Country," the project includes new tunes such as "Dress Like an Icon," "Just Call Me Hank," "It's About Time," and "The Party's On" as well as re-recorded versions of classics "Mental Revenge" and "Born to Boogie" with Brantley Gilbert, Justin Moore and Brad Paisley on guitar. IT'S ABOUT TIME is Hank Jr.'s 37th album in his five-decade career. He continues to add accolades to an extremely impressive resume, which includes ACM Entertainer of the Year, CMA Entertainer of the Year and BMI Icon in addition to winning a GRAMMY and being inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame. As a touring artist, Hank Jr. was a pioneer in bringing arena rock production values to country music, and he remains one of the most consistent ticket sellers in music, period, as generation after generation gets turned on to one of the most dynamic live performers ever to take the stage.
Hank Williams Jr. & Whoopi Goldberg
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