DonSchlitz

Nashville Predators Win, Vince Gill Loses (His Voice, That Is)
Vince Gill told the sold-out crowd at the Jammin' to Beat the Blues festival Tuesday night (April 17) that he's losing his voice, not because of being a singer but because of being a fan! "I've been screaming for my Predators (Nashville's professional hockey team, which is currently in the NHL playoffs)," he explained...
Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees 2012 Include ‘Gambler’ Writer Don Schlitz
'The Gambler' songwriter Don Schlitz is among the new inductees into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, joining Gordon Lightfoot, Bob Seger, Harvey Schmidt, Tom Jones and Jim Steinman in the 2012 class. Don Schlitz has won two Grammy Awards in the Best Country Song category, the first for Randy Travis' 'Forever and Ever, Amen,' which he co-wrote with Paul Overstreet...
Don Schlitz ‘Holds ‘Em’ at Americana Music Festival
Acclaimed songwriter Don Schlitz knows how to make an audience feel like the ultimate music insider gossiping with their lifelong buddy. Take his show September 9 at the Station Inn in Nashville when many show-goers seemed to have a vague idea that this was the guy who wrote or co-wrote so many hits they know and love -- 'The Gambler,' made famous by Kenny Rogers, 'He Thinks He'll Keep Her,' recor
ACM Honors Will Celebrate Keith Urban, Mel Tillis + More
The 4th Annual ACM Honors ceremony, set for September 20 in Nashville, promises a night filled with beautiful music and tributes to some of country music's biggest legends. Those being honored this year include Keith Urban, Mel Tillis, Grammy-award winning songwriter Don Schlitz ('The Gambler') and the Oscar-winning film, 'Crazy Heart...