Concert for Cumberland Heights
Since 1996, the Concert for Cumberland Heights raises money for the John Hiatt Adolescent and Young Adult Treatment Fund
2019 Concert for Cumberland Heights featuring Josh Turner!
Celebrate our 22nd Anniversary on Wednesday, October 9th at the legendary Ryman Auditorium featuring Josh Turner!
PRE-PARTY & CONCERT DETAILS:Performer: Josh Turner
Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Location: Ryman Auditorium
Pre-Party Times: 5:00PM - 7:00PM (location TBA)
Concert Time: 7:30PM @ Ryman Auditorium (Address: 116 5th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219)
CONCERT FOR CUMBERLAND HEIGHTS HISTORY:Since 1996, the Concert for Cumberland Heights raises money for the John Hiatt Adolescent and Young Adult Treatment Fund at Cumberland Heights. Because of outstanding volunteer involvement the evening has developed into a special annual event on the Nashville social calendar raising over $3.3 million for adolescent and young adult patient care. ncluded with a Sponsorship Package or Premium ticket purchase we include an exclusive pre-concert party, if interested in buying a corporate block of tickets at a discounted rate? Please contact Rachel Williams at 615.432.3228 or send an email to email@example.com.
Due to the overwhelming success of this years concert, please call Rachel Williams at 615.432.3228 or Dian Myers at 615.432.3224 to purchase tickets. Thank you for your support of Cumberland Heights!
ENTERTAINMENT DETAILS, CONCERT SPONSORS & ARTIST BIO:
With his rich, deep voice and distinctive style, MCA Nashville recording artist Josh Turner is one of country music's most recognizable hit-makers. From his 2003 Platinum-selling debut Long Black Train to his 2017 Billboard No. 1 release, Deep South, Turner has scored multiple GRAMMY®, CMA and ACM Awards nominations and received six Inspirational Country Music Awards. As one of the youngest members inducted into the Grand Ole Opry, Turner has sold more than 8 million units, topped more than 1.5 billion in global streaming and populated radio with such memorable hits as "Hometown Girl," "Would You Go With Me," "Your Man," "Time Is Love," "Why Don’t We Just Dance" and "Long Black Train."
With his newest project, I Serve A Savior, which debuted at No. 1 atop the Nielsen's Country Albums chart and No. 2 on Billboard's Top Christian Albums Chart, Turner adds an exciting new dimension to his already acclaimed career. I Serve A Savior is a thoughtful gospel collection that finds Turner’s rich, distinctive baritone paired with timeless classics including "Amazing Grace," "How Great Thou Art" and "Great Is Your Faithfulness," as well as introducing originals including the title track, "I Serve A Savior," and "The River (of Happiness)," written by his wife, Jennifer, and their eldest son, Hampton. In addition to the 12-track studio project, Turner has released a complementing 90-minute live performance DVD featuring a special interview of Turner with gospel legend Bill Gaither, a performance with Turner alongside his wife Jennifer and their four sons, and more. The DVD has been edited to air as a one-hour television special hosted by Bill Gaither, which will air on numerous networks across the U.S. and Canada. Turner is a disciple of traditional country music, a mentor to up-and-coming artists, and one of the youngest members of the Grand Ole Opry. Turner has been an Opry member for over 10 years and he recently reveled in his 150th performance on the famed Opry circle.
Turner checked off another bucket list item when he added author to his list of accomplishments. His first book, Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith, Family and Fatherhood was released in 2014. As highlighted in the book, the Hannah, S.C. native has been songwriting and performing since he was a young child, and in support of music education, created The Josh Turner Scholarship Fund to assist students interested in pursuing a future in arts and music. As a high school student, Turner had very little access to music education, therefore realizes first-hand the importance of arts education in schools.