Nashville, TN (October 14, 2014) - THE ROYS will debut on Young Country's upcoming season premiere for BLUE HIGHWAYS TV NETWORK beginning Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. ET, with repeats October 18 and 19 at 3:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. ET, respectively. The networkbroadcasts in select areas via AT+T U-verse, Charter Communications, DIRECT TV and Dish Network. Fans can click here for full channel listings.
This is the duo's second television appearance this month; last week they were featured guests on ZUUS Country's "On The Rise" series, "Live From The Couch." Their current CD, THE VIEW, debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 10 Bluegrass Albums Chart and sits at #12 on the Roots Music Report. Deep Roots recently featured THE VIEW as their Album of the Week, and Folk Acoustic Music Exchange observes, "In just a few short years ... they've made an indelible mark in the Bluegrass/Country/Folk world and with THE VIEW,(they) are demonstrating exactly why that's so."
Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 17:36
"It's heartwarming to see The Roys on top. A well-deserved spot for a great song and band!" - Terry Herd, Bluegrass Radio Network / Bluegrass Today
"This is our first #1 on the BT chart," observes Lee Roy. "It's huge and, with the honor of our nominations, a great way to kick off the talent buyers' convention and World of Bluegrass Week," adds Elaine. The siblings are enjoying final-round nominations for ICM Inspirational Bluegrass Artist and Vocal Duo or Duo Performance Awards. Winners will be announced at the Faith, Family & Country Awards' 20th anniversary spectacular in Nashville on November 13.
Last Updated on Friday, 26 September 2014 21:50
Nashville, TN (September 12, 2014) - THE ROYS' celebrate strong debuts on multiple charts with their fourth Rural Rhythm Records' CD release, THE VIEW. The disc will enter the Billboard Top 10 Bluegrass Albums chart next week at #2, and currently holds the #7 spot on AirPlay Direct's Bluegrass/Folk chart. THE VIEW entered Amazon's Bluegrass Bestsellers list at #10 last week, and rises to #18 on today's Roots Music Report Top 50 Bluegrass Chart. The news of the disc's early success follows closely on the heels of the announcement of final-round ICM nominations for THE ROYS in the Inspirational Bluegrass Artist of the Year and Vocal Duo & Performance of the Year categories. Winners will be announced at the Awards' 20th anniversary spectacular in Nashville on November 13.
The new album is driven by "No More Lonely," the upbeat first single released to radio in June. The track continues to gain momentum; now featured on the Bluegrass Radio Network's IntoThe Blue syndicated radio show, it is tied at #6 on this week's Bluegrass Junction Most-Played Tracks/SiriusXM Radio Chart. "No More Lonely" holds the #16 slot on active Roots Music Report's Weekly Top 50 Bluegrass Song Chart and moves to #6 on the Bluegrass Today Weekly Chart today.
Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014 17:39