They are one of the best-selling bands of all-time. They are pioneers of mixing country, Southern rock, gospel and pop music. They are almost five decades into their career and they are still going strong. They are Alabama.
The trio, who are all real-life cousins, features Randy Owen on lead vocals and rhythm guitar, Teddy Gentry on bass and background vocals, and Jeff Cook on lead guitar, fiddle and keyboards. As for the numbers, they go like this: 27 No. 1 hits and 75 million records sold worldwide. Albums “Mountain Music,” “Greatest Hits” and “For the Record” have each gone platinum five times.
They have won too many awards to name and are the most decorated band in the history of country music. Their influence on new bands continues to this day.
Alabama is a must-see act and now’s your chance to catch them live at The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor on Sept. 16.