Elvis’ pianist nearly mounted the last Bee Gee’s Nashville comeback

He went that-a-way! Trend-setting country music producer Tony Brown, with over 100 No. 1 singles to his credit, pokes fun at a road sign directing folks to the Tony Brown Homecoming Celebration in Stokes County, North Carolina, held during the weekend of October 17-20, 2019. Image Credit: Courtesy of Tony Brown Enterprises

That’s Tony Brown’s boogie woogie piano licks anchoring Elvis Presley’s final single “Way Down.” Entering the entertainment field as a Southern Gospel accompanist, by the nineties Brown had transitioned into a Nashville power player presiding over MCA and Universal South. His production credits range from George Strait, Vince Gill, Reba McEntire, Lionel Richie, to boatloads…

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Retro pop culture interviews & lovin’ something fierce sustain this University of Georgia Master of Agricultural Leadership alum. Email: jeremylr@windstream.net

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