Rich will donate a portion of the proceeds from the album to St. Jude
Children's Research Hospital
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Award-winning artist, renowned producer, chart-topping songwriter and
finalist on NBC's The Celebrity Apprentice John Rich's latest album For
the Kids is now available at Dollar General (NYSE: DG) stores and
online at www.dollargeneralmusic.com.
"Dollar General is honored to have John Rich launch For the Kids
in our stores," said Rick Dreiling, Dollar General's chairman and CEO.
"Our customers will enjoy Rich's heartfelt music and feel good about
supporting an artist who is committed to helping the kids at St. Jude."
Rich was inspired by the kids fighting for their lives at St. Jude, and
he wrote and recorded For the Kids just for them. He will donate
a portion of the proceeds from the sale of the album For the Kids
to St. Jude.
"Thank you to Dollar General for the longtime support of St. Jude and
for putting thousands of copies of my new release For The Kids in
their stores," said Rich. "Dollar General Rawks!"
For the Kids features the album's title track and five additional
For the Kids
Thank God for Kids
Where Angels Hang Around
She's a Butterfly
About John Rich
Renowned artist, producer and songwriter John Rich currently competes on
the hit NBC television show "The Celebrity Apprentice" and is also
one-half of the multi-platinum duo Big & Rich. He has garnered multiple
GRAMMY, ACM, CMA and CMT Music Award nominations and is a three-time
ASCAP Songwriter of the Year recipient with 13 top ten hits including
Faith Hill's "Mississippi Girl," Faith and Tim McGraw's "Like We Never
Loved At All," Gretchen Wilson's "Redneck Woman" and Jason Aldean's
"Hicktown." Rich's publishing company, Godfather Rich Muzik, recently
received their first No. 1 award for publishing Jason Aldean's hit
"Don't You Wanna Stay" feat. Kelly Clarkson. Rich's first solo release, Son
Of A Preacher Man, featured the hit single "Shuttin' Detroit Down,"
which was his first solo hit to land in the Top 15 on the Country
Singles Chart. Rich is the only country music artist who has garnered a
Top 15 single as a part of a group, duo and solo artist.
About Dollar General Corporation
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in 35 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer
in America. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General
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platinum, 3 time Grammy nominated music and media company based in
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distribution, and marketing music, video, and audio books with many
various artists, tv/film and retail chains globally in both physical
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Dollar General Corporation
Tawn Earnest, 615-855-5209
Source: Dollar General Corporation
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