Nashville, TN – 2010 Teen Choice Award nominees Gloriana are set to kick off their Long Hot Summer Tour 2010 June 24th in Grand Junction, CO at Country Jam USA. Always eager to engage their fans, Gloriana held a contest and a live chat where fans got the chance to name their tour, the 40-date Long Hot Summer Tour 2010 will make stops at major Fairs and Festivals across the country as well as headlining performances including at the Iowa Speedway on July 11th and at the University of Wisconsin on September 1st.
Nashville, TN – ACM Top New Artist of the Year nominee Gloriana shot a video for the award-winning website Funny or Die (www.funnyordie.com) over the weekend in San Jose, CA with good friend and tour-mate Kellie Pickler. The video, a spoof on asking fans to vote for ACM Top New Artist of the Year, allows fans to see the humorous and lighthearted side of the foursome.
Nashville, TN – Top selling new country group Gloriana has been nominated for an Academy of Country Music Award for Top New Vocal Group of the Year. For the second year, the three newcomer categories — Top New Solo Vocalist, Top New Vocal Duo, and Top New Vocal Group —will be opened up to interactive fan voting through VoteACM.com. The winner in each category will be announced in mid-March and will move on to compete for Top New Artist of the Year at the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
Nashville, TN – American Music Award winners and top new country group Gloriana will appear on The Ellen DeGeneres Show tomorrow Wednesday, January 13th (check local listings). They will perform their smash hit single “How Far Do You Wanna Go?” The foursome has been performing several headlining shows including sell-outs in Seattle and Modesto just this past week.
“2010 is already shaping up to be a good one – our fans have already helped us sell out shows and now we are performing on Ellen,” said Mike Gossin. “What a great way to start the year.”
Nashville, TN – Top new country group Gloriana, whose album is the best selling debut by a country group in 2009, will perform on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Wednesday, January 13th (check local listings). The foursome will perform their single “How Far Do You Wanna Go?,” which is racing up the country charts.
Top new country group Gloriana, whose album was released in August and is already the best selling country debut of 2009, won the fan-voted T-Mobile Breakthrough Artist Award at the 2009 American Music Awards last night. The T-Mobile Breakthrough Artist Award was the only award where fans could text in their votes and continue to vote during the show. The foursome walked away with the prestigious award at the NOKIA Theatre in Los Angeles against Lady GaGa, Keri Hilson and Kid Cudi.
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