Fresh from celebrating his 60th birthday at the Grand Ole Opry with friends, family and a sold out crowd, Randy Travis is releasing his long-awaited memoir, Forever and Ever, Amen: A Memoir of Music, Faith, and Braving the Storms of Life.
With the help of New York Times Best-Selling Author, Ken Abraham, and
Travis’ wife Mary, this memoir recounts the singer’s journey of
perseverance and redemption from his early childhood memories up until
the book was penned, recovering from a life-changing stroke and painful
divorce, enjoying the life he was given and learning to “sing a new
song.” The book can be purchased at various retailers as well as www.foreverandeveramenbook.com.
candid, never-before-told details, Travis recounts his troubled youth
full of drinking and stealing cars, a tense relationship with his
father, and the rollercoaster ride of more than 40 years in the music
and acting industry. He also shares the highs that came after
playing “Forever and Ever, Amen” for the first time; having countless
number one hits and selling more than 25 million albums; and most
importantly, the faith that has seen him through all of it.
will have a booth with books for purchase and daily photo opportunities
during the upcoming CMA Fest in Nashville, Tenn., as well as a book
tour in select markets. For more information about Forever and Ever, Amen, the tour and Randy Travis, please visitwww.RandyTravis.com.
Current Book Tour Dates:
May 18 – Dallas, Texas – Barnes & Noble
May 25 – Plano, Texas – Barnes & Noble
June 6 – 9 – Nashville, Tenn. – CMA Fest/Fan Fair X
June 8 – Nashville, TN – Barnes & Noble
About Randy Travis
With lifetime sales in excess of 25 million, Randy Travis
is one of the biggest multi-genre record sellers of all time and a
recent inductee into the Country Music Hall of Fame class of 2016. His
honors include seven Grammy Awards, 10 Academy of Country Music
statuettes, 10 American Music Awards, two People’s Choice awards, seven
Music City News awards, eight Dove Awards from the Gospel Music
Association and five Country Music Association honors. In addition,
three of his performances earned CMA Song of the Year honors: “On the
Other Hand” (1986), “Forever and Ever Amen” (1987) and “Three Wooden
Crosses” (2002). To date, he has 18 No. 1 singles, 29 Top-10 smashes and
more than 40 appearances in feature films and television shows to his
credit. Ten of his albums are Gold Records. Eight are Platinum. Two have
gone Double Platinum. One is Triple Platinum and another is Quintuple
Platinum. In 2004, Randy was honored with his own star in the Hollywood
Walk of Fame and is honored on the Music City Walk of Fame in Nashville,
TN. He has been a member of the cast of the Grand Ole Opry since 1986.
In 2017, Randy was honored with a wax figure at Madame Tussauds™
Nashville. Since his near fatal stroke in 2013, with the help of his
wife Mary and rigorous physical therapy, Randy continues to make
improvements in his speaking, walking, and yes, singing. For more
information please visit randytravis.com.
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