Alabama is back with a new album, ‘Southern Drawl’

The iconic, Grammy award winning group Alabama is scheduled to release Southern Drawl on BMG, due in stores Sept 18. The news was announced over the weekend on the cover of USA Today’s Sunday edition. The album will be the band’s first collection of new music in well over a decade.

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Alabama invites their famous friends over for a televised concert on GAC

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Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Eli Young Band, Florida Georgia Line, Jamey Johnson, and Trisha Yearwood are a few of Alabama's famous friends who are stopping by to join the legendary band during a concert special airing next week on GAC. 

"For me, they were the Beatles," said Jason Aldean about country music super group ALABAMA in ALABAMA & Friends, a one-hour concert event premiering Wednesday, November 27, 9:00 p.m./ET on Great American Country. "Through Randy's voice, the songs, his charisma on stage, he had people in the palm of his hand. Watching the reaction those guys got from the crowd was part of the reason I wanted to be an entertainer." 

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“ALABAMA & Friends” Cracks Top 10 on Billboard 200 Chart!

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Press release:

After only a week of being in stores, ALABAMA & Friends — the new
album paying homage to the most iconic band in country music — has landed at
No. 8 on the elite Billboard 200 all genre album chart. The 11-track album is
among good company, surrounded by some of music's biggest names including pop
stars John Mayer (#7) and Bruno Mars (#9).

On the country albums chart, ALABAMA & Friends
also makes an impressive debut, coming in at No. 2 after selling 31,948 copies
in its first week. 

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Exclusive: Alabama celebrates 40th Anniversary with tribute album, reminisces about their hit-making career

Iconic hit-making group Alabama celebrates their 40th Anniversary this year, and to commemorate this milestone, the band -- comprised of Randy Owen, Teddy Gentry and Jeff Cook -- released a tribute…

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ALABAMA & Friends CD now available for preorder on iTunes and Amazon (from the mailbag)

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ALABAMA & Friends – the new tribute album honoring
country music's most iconic group ALABAMA – will be made available for digital
pre-orders starting August 13 through iTunes. Fans can access the pre-ordering
of the album before it hits the streets on Tuesday, August 27 by visiting http://smarturl.it/alabamaitunes.

Special bundle packages are available now via the group's
official website www.thealabamaband.com.  The "Ultimate Bundle"
package consists of a vintage ALABAMA baseball tee, an ALABAMA &
Friends
CD and vinyl LP for $50.00. A vintage tee and CD package is also
available for only $35.00. Orders are expected to arrive on album release day or
soon after. 

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