Hank Williams, Jr.
HANK WILLIAMS, JR. RETURNS TO ESPN'S MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL WITH BRIAN SETZER AND NEW ALL-STAR BAND
Music Legend sand the MNF Anthem for 19th Year; New Open Debut on Sept. 10, 2007. The names of the NFL superstars who have performed on Monday Night Football the past two decades are constantly changing, but one name has remained constant since 1989 Hank Williams, Jr. The legendary singer has earned four Emmy awards (1991-1994) and national acclaim among fans for singing the anthem that kicks off the NFL's weekly primetime showcase game. That legacy continued for the 19th year when Williams performed the opening theme to ESPN's MNF this fall with a new all-star band featuring singer/songwriter Brian Setzer and other popular artists.
Hank Williams Jr. Honored as Next CMT 'Giant' in New Two-Hour Special 'CMT Giants' Taping October 25 in Los Angeles; Tickets Go On Sale Saturday, September 22
HANK WILLIAMS JR APPEARS ON SECOND ROUND BALLOT FOR CMA AWARDS
Nashville, TN Nearly 20 years ago in 1987, HANK WILLIAMS JR was named the CMA Entertainer of the Year and now in 2006 his name appears once again in that same category for the second ballot of the 40th Annual CMA Awards. Hank’s name also appears in the Vocal Event of the Year category for “That’s How They Do It In Dixie,” starring Gretchen Wilson, Big & Rich, and Van Zant; Male Vocalist of the Year; Video of the Year for “That’s How They Do It In Dixie”; and Song of the Year for “That’s How They Do It In Dixie.”
HANK WILLIAMS JR BBQ SAUCE LIGHTS UP THE SUMMER GRILL
Nashville, TN Hank Williams Jr., known for his rendition of Are You Ready For Some Football as the theme of Monday Night Football, will be helping the tailgate crowd get ready for some football. Hank Jr. and all is rowdy friends have been ‘putting the pig in the ground and the beer on ice’ for years…now he is giving fans a ‘taste’ of his BBQ secret.
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HANK WILLIAMS JR. MEDIA BLITZ BEGINS Appearances set for The Daily Buzz, ESPN News, Your World w/ Cavuto, Fox & Friends, Big Idea w/ Donny Deutsch, Sound off w/ Matt Pinfield, and Big Story Primetime (6/6/06)
PRESS STATEMENT ON BEHALF OF HANK WILLIAMS JR. ISSUED BY PUBLICIST
HANK WILLIAMS JR. SET TO OPEN SUPER BOWL XL … MAKING IT HIS 5TH SUPER BOWL APPEARANCE (1/27/06)
HANK WILLIAMS JR. JOINS CMT/MTV/VH1 HURRICANE KATRINA RELIEF SHOW SEPTEMBER 10TH FROM NASHVILLE (9/7/05)
HANK WILLIAMS JR. AND LEANN RIMES JOIN MEGA LINE-UP FOR COUNTRY THUNDER USA FESTIVAL IN TWIN LAKES, WISCONSIN HELD JULY 20-24! (2/5/05)
HANK WILLIAMS JR. 2005 TOUR DATES
Nashville, TN / 2005 marks the 16th year that ABC Sports and Hank Williams Jr. will kick off the weekly Monday Night Football games with "Are You Ready For Some Football?" and Hank is showing no signs of slowing down.