Alan Jackson Tickets for Sale
Alan Jackson is one of the most successful artists who started from very humble beginnings. He is a true reflection of what small achievements can ultimately become significant if well nurtured. Alan Jackson is an American singer who specializes in country music. He is well known for blending mainstream country sounds and traditional honky tonk. What is more, he is known for writing his own hit songs. So far he has recorded fourteen studio albums, 2 Christmas albums, 3 greatest hit albums, 2 gospel albums ad numerous compilations. All this work has been done on Arista Nashville label.
Alan Jackson career has so far been a successful one. Or what would you call managing to sell more than 80 million records across the globe? Apparently, more than 50 of this singles appeared on Billboard's list of the 'Top 30 Country songs' at some point in time. Out of his entries, 35 of the songs scooped the number one hit position with 50 of them appearing in the top 50. Talking of success, Jackson has scooped several valuable awards in his career as a country music singer. He has received 2 Grammy awards, 17 ACM Awards, 16 CMA awards and has been nominated severally for other awards. Allan Jackson is a member of the Grand Ole Opry. His success also reflects in the fact that he got inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame a few years ago.
If you love country music like he does you will definitely share his pain. According to him, country music is on the verge of dying and he is willing to fight to avoid its extinction. He says that he does not despise the kind of music being done out there but he is worried that no one is doing country music anymore. This is understandable considering the fact that he has always been a traditionalist. On many occasions, he has defended older artists and the need for preservation of the origin of country music. Although he might be done courting country radio, he may be in the process of embracing his vital role of an elder as far as country music is concerned.