Aaron Tippin to Perform at the Resort on October 11
The Holiday Inn Resort is pleased and excited to announce the addition of singer/songwriter Aaron Tippin to the Guest Exclusive Concert Series. Aaron Tippin will be taking the Escape Deck Stage on Saturday, October 11, 2020.
Aaron Tippin is celebrating Twenty-Five years in the music industry – a huge career accomplishment, especially in the music business. Aaron Tippin – who marks his silver anniversary as a recording artist this year.
Tippin says that nobody was any more surprised that he got an invitation to join the roster of Nashville powerhouse RCA back in 1990 than him. In fact, at the time he inked his deal, he had almost given up hope of success as a vocalist, concentrating on his budding career as a songwriter – with cuts from the likes of The Kingsmen, Mark Collie, and Charley Pride.
He also couldn’t believe that his first single, “You’ve Got To Stand For Something,” hit the Billboard Country Singles chart – eventually peaking at # 6. The success of that record also brought him a career opportunity that completely blew his mind.
“When the song started to get played in Los Angeles, we got a call from Bob Hope’s daughter Linda. She heard the song, and asked if I’d be interested in going over and entertaining the troops.”
It didn’t take him long to give her an answer. Tippin said, ‘Are you kidding me? Bob Hope? I never in a zillion years dreamed I would be on the Bob Hope show.”
The hits continued to pile up – “There Ain’t Nothin’ Wrong With The Radio,” “My Blue Angel,” and “Workin’ Man’s PhD,” among them. He was building his brand on songs that touched a nerve with his blue-collar audience – and that one of a kind vocal style that definitely was country.
“The most success I had in the business was with songs that I crafted. I’m very proud of that. I think it makes a fan able to identify with me easier because these songs are about me – my life, who I am, and how I was raised.”
Aaron’s 1995 smash “That’s As Close As I’ll Get To Loving You” showcased a more dramatic side to his vocal approach as well as “For You I Will,” his debut single for the label.
As the new millennium dawned, Tippin returned to the top of the charts with “Where The Stars And Stripes And Eagle Fly,” a song that became part of the American soundtrack during the aftermath of 9/11.
“I wanted to talk to Americans about who we are at heart, and the fact that when the going gets tough, that’s when we really stand up. We may have a lot of differences when everything is calm and fine, but when it hits the fan, I think we’re the best in the world at sticking together, and rallying around the cause. That song served that purpose very well. I wanted us to be proud as Americans, and get back on with living free.”
Aaron Tippin, marks his silver anniversary as a recording artist this year. He is celebrating Twenty-Five years in the music industry – a huge career accomplishment, especially in the music business. Aaron Tippin will be celebrating his silver anniversary as a recording artist, a notable milestone on the road performing. The singer still delights in that hour and a half performing on the stage – and those who come out to see him. But don’t call them “fans” – he thinks of them as family. “They have been so great to me over the years, and they’re still coming out to the shows. That’s why I still sign autographs every night. I just want to get out there and shake their hand and give them a big hug – just to say thank you. They’re not strangers anymore – they’ve been coming for twenty-five years.”
We are honored that Aaron Tippin will be performing at the Holiday Inn Resort’s Guest Exclusive Concert Series on on Saturday, October 11, 2020. Come and celebrate with Aaron and the Holiday Inn Resort by calling 800.633.0266and book your reservation today!
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