105.1 The Bull Welcomes: Vince Gill
Thursday, October 17th at Hammons Hall
Tickets On Sale: Friday, June 28th at 10 am
ABOUT VINCE GILL:
One of the most popular singers in modern country music, Vince Gill is famous for his top notch songwriting, world class guitar playing and warm, soaring tenor, all wrapped up in a quick and easy wit. Gill achieved his big breakthrough in 1990 with “When I Call Your Name,” which won both the Country Music Association’s Single and Song of the Year
awards as well as a Grammy. Gill has won 18 CMA Awards, including Song of the Year four times making him the most awarded artist in that category in CMA history.
Since 1990, Gill has won 21 Grammy Awards. A wide ranging songwriter, his compositions earned him entry into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005. The Academy of Country Music has conferred on Gill eight awards, including its prestigious Home Depot Humanitarian Award and
the 2011 Career Achievement Award. Gill was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007. He is also a member of the Grand Ole Opry. In August 2012, Gill was honored with a star
on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He is a member of the Grammy winning band The Time Jumpers. Gill has produced albums for The Time Jumpers, LeAnn Rimes, Amy Grant and Ashley Monroe and has made guest appearances on more than 1000 albums, including those by Barbra Streisand, Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, George Jones and others.
In 2017, Gill was invited to join the Eagles for a number of festival shows and will continue to join them onstage throughout 2018. Gill’s latest album is Down To My Last Bad Habit and his new album, “Okie” will be released this summer.