|NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Always one to connect with his fans wherever he is, Phil Vassar will bring viewers into his home for a live performance on Fox News’ nationally-televised morning program “Fox & Friends” Friday, May 8. Vassar will provide his piano-pounding entertainment from his place of quarantine in Nashville, Tenn. to homes across the country during the 8:00 a.m. EST hour.
Technology will allow Vassar to continue to engage with fans as he performs a virtual concert the evening of May 8 on Fox Nation. The performance will be available for free on Fox Nation and streamed live on Fox News Digital and all Fox News social media platforms at 8 p.m. EST. The hour-long performance will also feature a Q&A with Vassar. Fans can submit their questions ahead of time on Fox Nation and Fox News social media platforms.
2020 marks an important anniversary for Vassar, 20 years since his first No. 1 single, “Just Another Day in Paradise,” was released. To celebrate, Vassar released his long-awaited 10th studio album, Stripped Down. The album’s effortless production puts the songs front and center. It features songs written over the past 20 years but never-before recorded and new music, including “This is Where The End Starts”, co- written with daughter, Haley Vassar and Vassar’s take on “Postmarked Birmingham,” a hit he wrote for Blackhawk. Click HERE to download.
In addition to the new album, Vassar’s T.V. series Phil Vassar’s Songs from the Cellar launched on the Circle Network. The weekly series, produced by NashPhil Cellars and The Nice Kids, featured all-star celebrity guests including Mike Tyson, Cam, Carrot Top, Jessie James Decker and more. The second season will be available this summer. For more information on Phil Vassar’s Songs from the Cellar visit SongsFromTheCellar.com and follow the show on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
ABOUT PHIL VASSAR
Phil Vassar’s reign of signature songs include 10 No. 1 singles and 26 Top 40 hits, including Carlene, Just Another Day in Paradise, Six-Pack Summer, When I Love You, and many more. Vassar was racking up hits on the radio long before he even began his own recording career that has seen the release of nine albums, two ASCAP Songwriter of the Year trophies, ACM’s Top New Male Vocalist and sold-out shows across the country. Vassar’s songwriting career blossomed in the mid-’90s when he landed a publishing contract with EMI and penned hits for Collin Raye (Little Red Rodeo), Alan Jackson (Right on the Money), Tim McGraw (My Next Thirty Years, For a Little While), Jo Dee Messina (Bye Bye, Alright), and Blackhawk (Postmarked Birmingham). He signed a record deal of his own with Arista in 1998 and was named ASCAP’s Country Songwriter of the Year in 1999 and 2001. 2019-2020 marks 20 years of hits for Vassar and to celebrate he released his 10th album, “Stripped Down” in January 2020.
For more information on Phil Vassar, visit PhilVassar.com and follow him on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.