Momentum continues for multi-GRAMMY® nominated duo Dailey & Vincent this holiday season as Entertainment Weekly features Dailey & Vincent: The Sounds of Christmas as one of ten new Christmas albums that aim to become a part of your holiday tradition. The November 16 Ultimate Holiday Preview issue is available on newsstands now.
The world-class entertainers are also celebrating their Midsouth Regional Emmy nomination in the Arts category for “The Dailey & Vincent Show,” which is currently airing in its third season on RFD-TV. This nomination follows Dailey & Vincent’s previous Emmy nomination in the Entertainment category for their PBS special “Dailey & Vincent ALIVE – In Concert.” The 33rd Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards Gala will take place on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center.
“Congratulations to Jamie and Darrin on their much-deserved Emmy nomination for “The Dailey & Vincent Show.” We’re very proud of our boys and are lucky to be on the same team with them. They are setting the world on fire and taking us with them!” Gus Arrendale shared, President of Springer Mountain Farms®.
Four alll-new Christmas episodes of “The Dailey & Vincent Show” will air on RFD-TV each Saturday in December. Dailey & Vincent will also kick off their 15-city “Dailey & Vincent’s A Springer Mountain Farms Chicken Christmas Tour” on Nov. 24 in Marion, Va. (Full list of dates available below.)
Dailey & Vincent: The Sounds of Christmas
debuted at No. 8 on Billboard Holiday Albums chart, landing right behind Michael Bublé and Pentatonix as the only country, bluegrass and gospel act in the Top Ten. The critically acclaimed project, released through BMG, also landed at No. 1 on Billboard Bluegrass Albums chart and remains there for the fourth week. To order Dailey & Vincent: The Sounds of Christmas, click HERE.
USAToday.com listed Dailey & Vincent: The Sounds of Christmas as one of the most-anticipated fall country albums. The collection of Christmas classics and never-before-heard holiday tunes ranked No. 2 on the Amazon’s Holiday Hot New Releases.
Country music icon Dolly Parton collaborated with Dailey & Vincent on the Jimmy Fortune and Jeff Bates penned “Road To Bethlehem.” Parade.com exclusively premiered the album art and a first listen to the track describing it as a “fresh and beautiful take on the classic Christmas tale, featuring stunning harmonies and tuneful string picking” (Laura Whitmore).
The music veterans were also joined by 2018 Country Music Hall of Fame and Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame inductee, Ricky Skaggs, on a cut of Alabama’s “Tonight It’s Christmas,” which is one of two bonus tracks available exclusively when fans purchase the Christmas record at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® locations and online at CrackerBarrel.com.
DAILEY & VINCENT: THE SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS TRACK LISTING
1. Rocking Around the Christmas Tree
2. Mary Did You Know
3. Road to Bethlehem featuring Dolly Parton
4. Go Thee Down
5. Let it Snow
6. The Spirit of Christmas
7. Carol of the Bells
8. It’s a Very Merry Christmas
9. Mr. Grinch
10. Silver Bells (Bonus Track)
11. Frosty the Snowman
12. Tonight’s It’s Christmas featuring Ricky Skaggs (Bonus Track)
13. Christmas Medley
14. Jingle Bells
15. Little Town of Bethlehem
16. Go Tell It on The Mountain
“DAILEY & VINCENT’S A SPRINGER MOUNTAIN FARMS CHICKEN CHRISTMAS TOUR” DATES:
Nov. 24 The Lincoln Theatre – Marion, Va.
Nov. 29 Knoxville Performing Arts Center – Knoxville, Iowa
Nov. 30 The Mansion Theatre – Branson, Mo.
Dec. 1 The Mansion Theatre – Branson, Mo.
Dec. 2 The Arts Center at Iowa Western Community College – Council Bluffs, Iowa
Dec. 5 The Mansion Theatre – Branson, Mo.
Dec. 6 Blue Gate Theater – Shipshewana, Ind.
Dec. 7 The Wilson Center – Brookfield, Wis.
Dec. 8 The Mansion Theatre – Branson, Mo.
Dec. 10 Arlington Music Hall – Arlington, Texas
Dec. 11 Stephen F. Austin State University – Nacogdoches, Texas
Dec. 12 The Palace Theatre – Corsicana, Texas
Dec. 15 Renfro Valley Entertainment Center – Mt Vernon, Ky.
Dec. 16 Meramec Music Theatre – Steelville, Mo.
ABOUT DAILEY & VINCENT:
Grand Ole Opry Members, five-time GRAMMY® award winners individually, three-time GRAMMY® award nominees collectively, four-time DOVE Award winner and winners of 35 IBMA Awards altogether (including 3-time IBMA Entertainer of the Year Award winners and 3-Time Vocal Group of the Year Award winners), Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent (and their world-class band) bring their blend of American music; defined as bluegrass, traditional country and gospel music, across the globe and to iconic venues such as the Ryman Auditorium and Carnegie Hall. Now on Season 3 of their nationally broadcast television series, “The Dailey & Vincent Show on RFD-TV,” Dailey & Vincent bring their music to a national audience on a weekly basis. After a decade spent performing together and with over 1,000 airings of their PBS special “Dailey & Vincent ALIVE – In Concert,” their concoction of fantastically instinctive vocal blends of Dailey’s tenor and Vincent’s reedy harmonies has gained them well-deserved praise for their own distinctive style and worldwide recognition as American Music gold. Their most recent live CD, “Dailey & Vincent ALIVE,” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Bluegrass charts and remained at the top position for over 15 weeks. Dailey & Vincent’s latest release of their first-ever Christmas album, “Dailey & Vincent: The Sounds of Christmas” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Bluegrass chart and No. 8 on the Billboard Holiday Chart, landing right behind Michael Bublé and Pentatonix as the only country, bluegrass and gospel act in the Top Ten.