Saturday, June 11th will be a golden night for music as two Grammy Award winners, John Berry and Linda Davis join the 7th annual Country With Heart benefit for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theatre. The intimate, celebrity songwriters showcase will also feature Grammy nominated star Billy Yates (“Choices”/”I Don’t Need Your Rockin’ Chair”/”Flowers”), Oklahoma Music Hall of Famer star with 20 chart hits, Becky Hobbs ( “Angels Among Us”/”I Want To Know You Before We Make Love”/”Jones on the Jukebox”) and singer/songwriter/SiriusXM radio host Dallas Wayne.
Tickets are available online at Country With Heart Tickets on www.eventbrite.com. Tickets will also be available at the door the day of the event. All proceeds from Country With Heart will go directly to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Their current campaign is “Love Music. Stop Cancer.” St. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
Country With Heart founder, singer/songwriter Bobby Marquez will host the show. Cavender’s/PFI, the leading western wear and western lifestyle dealer for the American South and Southwest,.will sponsor this special event. The 2022 Country With Heart show will be dedicated to Petey Northup, a former St. Jude kid and a supporter of the annual benefit as well as a personal friend and top fan of Bobby Marquez.
“I can’t say enough about the entertainers participating in this show. They are the kindest, nicest folks you will ever meet and they are amazing performers. This is what the heart and soul of country music is about and everyone will be truly blessed to hang out with them at this event,” shares Bobby Marquez.
There will also be some impressive auction items from Crosley, Guitar Center (100 Oaks/Nashville), The Johnny Cash Museum and more, along with gifts for all who attend. Plus there will be a fun raffle including some unique St. Jude items as part of the benefit.
And a home cooked buffet will be available for purchase to enjoy before the music starts. Doors open at 5pm on June 11th. The Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theatre has free parking at it’s Music Valley location.
“Dinner, music, the stories and a cause so dear to all of our hearts! This is going to be one special evening….one for the books!” states Bobby Marquez.
For updates on the 2022 Country With Heart benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, keep up with Bobby Marquez daily at www.facebook.com/bobbymarquezmusic
For information about previously announced performers, see our article posted on May 11, 2022, by clicking here.
About John Berry: The singer-songwriter rose to stardom on the country charts of the 1990s with such mega hits as Your Love Amazes Me, Standing on the Edge of Goodbye and She’s Taken a Shine. His annual Christmas tours brighten the holidays for thousands, as does his electrifying rendition of O’ Holy Night. During his star-making decade, John placed 20 singles on the county charts, 6 of which went Top 5, with Your Love Amazes Me, scoring a #1 on the Billboard and Radio & Records Country Chart as well as Standing on the Edge of Goodbye and She’s Taken a Shine earning the #1 slot in Radio & Records . He has earned multiple Gold and Platinum records over the years. John was nominated for the ACM Top New Male Vocalist in 1994, won a Grammy Award in 1996 for his participation in Amazing Grace: A Country Salute to Gospel Vol. 1, was nominated for another Grammy in 1995 for his smash hit Your Love Amazes Me and was nominated for the CMA Horizon Award and Top Male Vocalist Award in 1995. In 1997 he was nominated for Vocal Event of the Year (for Long Haired Country Boy with Charlie Daniels and Hal Ketchum) and in 2013 John was nominated for the Mainstream Country Male Artist by the ICM Awards. And thanks to the miracles of modern technology, he even sang a duet with the late, great Patsy Cline.
In August of 2017 John launched a new, weekly internationally syndicated television show entitled Songs and Stories with John Berry that explored the songs and stories that changed the lives of his weekly guest. Superstar guests included Billy Ray Cyrus, Billy Dean, Mo Pitney, Neal McCoy, Suzy Bogguss, Collin Raye, Craig Morgan, Mark Wills, Delbert McClinton, Clay Walker and Lee Roy Parnell, as well as, John Schneider, Radney Foster, Terri Clark, Tracy Lawrence, Darryl Worley, Pam Tillis, Rhonda Vincent.
2022 has John releasing his new faith based album, “Find My Joy” on Gaither Music and his touring will include dates in churches in support of this new project along with his normal solo and band dates and ending the year with his 26th annual Christmas tour.
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