Here’s a look at Gary Overton’s tenure as chairman/CEO of Sony Nashville, what his impending departure from the label means for the likes of Carrie Underwood, Casey James, and The Swon Brothers, and some thoughts on who might succeed him in the role. What was the state of the label when he began, and what is the state of the label as his tenure there comes to an end? Come on in and join the discussion.
It’s your Idols/Voice Gone Country 2014 Look Back/2015 Look Ahead, featuring 2014 recaps and 2015 previews for Lauren Alaina, Janelle Arthur, Danielle Bradbery, Kristy Lee Cook, Bucky Covington, Josh Gracin, Kree Harrison, Casey James, Scotty McCreery, Kellie Pickler here in Part One. Part Two with Cassadee Pope, RaeLynn, The Swon Brothers, and Carrie Underwood follows in the next post! Both posts include the most recent available sales numbers where available, and also new music news!