Local group’s album hits major retailer

first_img “The Springs first release, ‘Mommy’s Little Man’ is a song about a single mom who is working two jobs just to make ends meet while raising her kids. It went to number one on three charts,” Halcomb said. “‘Are You an Angel’ about helping a family in need during the hard times, spent nine weeks on the mainstream Country Top 100, Music Row chart and will be played at Christmas time from now on.”The Springs’ current single, “I Didn’t Find Jesus (He Found Me),” has already spent 10 weeks on the Top 100 Country chart and is currently moving up the chart even more.“The last track on the CD we just had to put in because it’s part of who we are and where we come from,” Halcomb said. “The song is titled ‘Held in His Love’ and was written by one of the band members, Stewart Halcomb, the day after the tornado hit Enterprise High School. He was in the building when the school was destroyed and eight friends lost their lives. The song is dedicated to those friends and the Enterprise community.”The Springs played at the 2009 CMA Fan Fair event in Nashville and are opening for Alan Jackson on Oct. 2 at Bay Fest in Mobile. They will also perform Nov. 4 at the National Peanut Festival in Dothan. Sponsored Content Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson You Might Like County seeks bridge money The city of Troy’s not the only local entity that looks to find funding from the federal government. The Pike… read more Latest Stories Local group’s album hits major retailer The Springs, which is made up of seven young people, has won several national awards but haven’t been able to get their CD out to the public until now.The Springs was the ICMs “Youth Artist of the Month” in Nashville last year and is one of the nominees for “Vocal Group of the Year” for 2009.Their CD has three Christian Country number one hits on it along with nine other songs. By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Email the author Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration “The Springs are offering a different kind of country music, other than the ‘drinking’ and ‘partying’ songs that are being played today,” Halcomb said.“Some radio stations say The Springs are too Christian for their stations but they are being played on about 600 stations throughout the United States and Europe.” Skip After two years of hoping and trying, a south Alabama band, The Springs, has gotten a major retailer to carry its music.Last year, 65 percent of all CDs sold in the United States were sold at Wal-Mart stores, so getting in Wal-Mart stores is “a big deal,” said Randy Halcomb, The Springs band manager.“Normally, only major record labels with national touring acts get a shot at selling their CDs at the national retailer. The Springs is not on a major label nor are they a national touring act – just yet.” Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Published 12:00 am Saturday, September 19, 2009 Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Book Nook to reopenlast_img

first_img “The Springs first release, ‘Mommy’s Little Man’ is a song about a single mom who is working two jobs just to make ends meet while raising her kids. It went to number one on three charts,” Halcomb said. “‘Are You an Angel’ about helping a family in need during the hard times, spent nine weeks on the mainstream Country Top 100, Music Row chart and will be played at Christmas time from now on.”The Springs’ current single, “I Didn’t Find Jesus (He Found Me),” has already spent 10 weeks on the Top 100 Country chart and is currently moving up the chart even more.“The last track on the CD we just had to put in because it’s part of who we are and where we come from,” Halcomb said. “The song is titled ‘Held in His Love’ and was written by one of the band members, Stewart Halcomb, the day after the tornado hit Enterprise High School. He was in the building when the school was destroyed and eight friends lost their lives. The song is dedicated to those friends and the Enterprise community.”The Springs played at the 2009 CMA Fan Fair event in Nashville and are opening for Alan Jackson on Oct. 2 at Bay Fest in Mobile. They will also perform Nov. 4 at the National Peanut Festival in Dothan. Sponsored Content Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson You Might Like County seeks bridge money The city of Troy’s not the only local entity that looks to find funding from the federal government. The Pike… read more Latest Stories Local group’s album hits major retailer The Springs, which is made up of seven young people, has won several national awards but haven’t been able to get their CD out to the public until now.The Springs was the ICMs “Youth Artist of the Month” in Nashville last year and is one of the nominees for “Vocal Group of the Year” for 2009.Their CD has three Christian Country number one hits on it along with nine other songs. By The Penny Hoarder Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Email the author Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration “The Springs are offering a different kind of country music, other than the ‘drinking’ and ‘partying’ songs that are being played today,” Halcomb said.“Some radio stations say The Springs are too Christian for their stations but they are being played on about 600 stations throughout the United States and Europe.” Skip After two years of hoping and trying, a south Alabama band, The Springs, has gotten a major retailer to carry its music.Last year, 65 percent of all CDs sold in the United States were sold at Wal-Mart stores, so getting in Wal-Mart stores is “a big deal,” said Randy Halcomb, The Springs band manager.“Normally, only major record labels with national touring acts get a shot at selling their CDs at the national retailer. The Springs is not on a major label nor are they a national touring act – just yet.” Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Published 12:00 am Saturday, September 19, 2009 Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Book Nook to reopenlast_img

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