Country Music Superstar Tim McGraw to Go One on One with Fans during
SiriusXM's "Town Hall" Series
"Town Hall" special to take place at the SiriusXM Music Theatre in Nashville
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2013
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI)
announced today that Tim McGraw will sit down for a Q&A session with a select
group of SiriusXM listeners at the SiriusXM Music Theatre in Nashville, TN.
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"SiriusXM's Town Hall with Tim McGraw," which will take place on Monday,
January 28, will air on The Highway, channel 59, on Monday, February 4 at 4:00
pm ET. For rebroadcast times, please visit www.siriusxm.com/townhall.
The special is part of SiriusXM's "Town Hall" series, intimate gatherings with
iconic musicians, entertainers and figures and a studio audience of SiriusXM
listeners. Previous "SiriusXM Town Hall" specials have featured Bruce
Springsteen, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty, Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean, Aerosmith,
Coldplay, Ringo Starr, Roger Waters, Gregg Allman, Linkin Park, Crosby, Stills
and Nash, Ziggy Marley and the surviving members of Nirvana.
Moderated by SiriusXM host Storme Warren, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Tim
McGraw" will feature the Grammy®-Award winning artist answering questions from
fans about his life and career, including his new album, Two Lanes of Freedom.
SiriusXM listeners are invited to submit a question for Tim McGraw on Twitter
by 5:00 pm ET on Sunday, January 27 by Tweeting @SiriusXM and using the
hashtag #SXMTownHall and posting a question on SiriusXM's The Highway Facebook
"A country music superstar with fans everywhere, Tim McGraw is one of the top
talents in country music today," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief
Content Officer, SiriusXM. "He performed for our subscribers live in 2011 in
New York City, and he blew the doors off the place. Now he's back home in
Nashville answering the questions of the lucky fans who get to meet him and
see him in person as part of our 'TownHall' series."
In April 2011, McGraw performed an exclusive concert at New York City's Beacon
Theatre for SiriusXM listeners celebrating ten years of SiriusXM broadcasting
the best in country music. The concert aired live on three SiriusXM channels:
"Tim McGraw Radio," the limited-run channel, The Highway and Prime Country.
After the broadcast, "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Tim McGraw" will be available
on SiriusXM On Demand for subscribers listening via the SiriusXM Internet
Radio App for smartphones and other mobile devices or online at siriusxm.com.
Visit www.siriusxm.com/ondemand for more info on SiriusXM On Demand.
In his record-shattering career, Tim McGraw has sold over 40 million albums
and dominated the charts with 32 No. one singles. Since the release of his
debut album in 1993, he has won three GRAMMY's, 14 ACM Awards, 12 CMA Awards,
and 10 AMA's, while simultaneously maintaining a parallel career as a
successful actor in such films as the Oscar nominatedThe Blind Side,Country
Strong, andFriday Night Lights—as well as hostingSaturday Night Live, a rare
honor for a singer in any genre. Nielsen-BDS recently certified McGraw as the
most-played Country artist of the past 20 years (1992-2012) with more than 10
million spins detected and Mediabase recognized him as the most-played Country
artist in the history of their tracking service. McGraw's latest release, Two
Lanes of Freedom (Feb. 5), covers his broadest emotional range yet, with a set
of songs that looks forward and back, gets deep and gets loose and reveals
that even the biggest stars can continue to grow with consistency and
The Highway plays new country music. Listeners will hear music from Taylor
Swift, Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, Keith
Urban, Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Sugarland, Rascal Flatts and many more.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
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