Nashville, Tenn. (Sept. 24, 2021) — This weekend, country music legend Larry Gatlin is taking the reins at SiriusXM Prime Country. The famed singer/songwriter will host “All the Gold of the ’80s,” an hour-long show dedicated to an era of country music of which he’s very familiar.
“There’s a whole lotta good music on SiriusXM,” says Gatlin. “I ‘preciate the good SXM folks giving me a little air time to play some of my personal favorites and to tell a few stories along the way.”
As ‘Guest DJ,’ Gatlin will spin many tunes that helped create an iconic period in country music. Listeners can expect to hear songs from artists like Randy Travis, The Judds, Reba, Kenny Rogers, The Oak Ridge Boys, and of course, Larry, Steve & Rudy: The Gatlin Brothers.
Schedule of Airings (SiriusXM Prime Country: Channel 58)
Friday, Sept. 24 at 6 p.m & 9 p.m. / ET
Saturday, Sept. 25 at 12 p.m., 3 p.m., 8 p.m. & 11 p.m. / ET
Sunday, Sept. 26 at 10 a.m. & 7 p.m. / ET
About Larry Gatlin
The close family harmonies of Larry, Steve & Rudy: The Gatlin Brothers have given the trio a signature sound that led to country classics like “All the Gold in California” and “Houston (Means I’m One Day Closer to You).” The brothers won a GRAMMY® for their 1976 breakthrough hit, “Broken Lady,” and reached #1 with several other songs soon thereafter. Along with five career nominations for the ACM Vocal Group, the Gatlin Brothers picked up three 1979 trophies: Single of the Year (“All the Gold in California”), Album of the Year (Straight Ahead) and Male Vocalist of the Year for Larry Gatlin. The brothers were also nominated for multiple CMA Awards including Vocal Group of the Year, Single of the Year, and Entertainer of the Year. Larry Gatlin has written songs recorded by Elvis Presley, Glen Campbell, Barbra Streisand, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Dottie West, Roy Orbison, Barry Gibb and countless gospel artists including the Gaither Vocal Band, the Booth Brothers, the Isaacs and many more. Larry was formally inducted into the prestigious Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in the fall of 2019.
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