Reigning CMA and ACM "Vocal Duo of the Year" Thompson Square will perform the national anthem live on ESPN at Sunday's "AAA 400" NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race from Victory Plaza in Dover, Delaware. The "AAA 400" NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race begins at 2 pm ET on Sunday, Sept. 29th. Prior to the race, the multi-platinum selling duo will perform a free concert for fans.
Additionally, Country Weekly magazine features an exclusive interview with Keifer and Shawna Thompson detailing their recent return to the village of Lepaterique, Honduras to create a computer lab for the village school.
Named "Aula Tecnologica Keifer & Shawna" in the married duo's honor, Thompson Square worked with Office Depot and ChildFund International to secure the computers and hand-deliver them to Leparterique.
The interview is featured in the Oct. 7 issue of Country Weekly and arrives on newsstands nationwide tomorrow (Friday, Sept. 27).
Earlier this week, Thompson Square – who is once again nominated for CMA "Vocal Duo of the Year" at the 2013 awards – became the first country music act to grace the stage of CBS' new syndicated daytime juggernaut, The Queen Latifah Show (watch here: http://queenlatifah.com/loving/thompson-square-made-in-country-heaven) he appearance followed Thompson Square's performance of its latest hit, "Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About" on CONAN the week before (watch here: http://smarturl.it/EISBTA_Conan)
"Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About" is already a Top 40 hit at country radio and is the follow-up to Thompson Square's GOLD certified, #1 smash "If I Didn't Have You." Both songs appear on Thompson Square's new album, JUST FEELS GOOD.
ABOUT THOMPSON SQUARE
In the last two years, Stoney Creek Records' Thompson Square has earned over 25 awards show nominations – including 2 GRAMMY as well as American Music Award and Teen Choice Award nods – and made music history when it was awarded awards from both the ACM and CMA for "Vocal Duo of the Year" in 2012. Thompson Square was awarded its second consecutive ACM Award for "Vocal Duo of the Year" in April 2013 and is once again nominated for "Vocal Duo of the Year" at the 2013 CMA Awards.
Thompson Square's breakthrough hit "Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not" has surpassed two million in sales, was the #1 Digital Soundscan Single for 5 weeks straight, the #1 Country Ringtone for 12 consecutive weeks and the Most Played Song at Country Radio in 2011 (Mediabase). Thompson Square followed that success with the award winning hit, "I Got You," and critically acclaimed "Glass." Thompson Square's star continues to rise in 2013 with the #1 GOLD selling heart-tugger "If I Didn't Have You" and its current Top 40 hit, "Everything I Shouldn't Be Thinking About," both from the duo's current album, JUST FEELS GOOD.
The duo is currently touring with Luke Bryan on his Dirt Road Diaries Tour through October 2013.
For more information on Thompson Square, visit: http://www.thompsonsquare.com