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Hot Country Podcast Guest Gary Morris

Hot Country Podcast with Chris McKay

Official Hot Country Podcast Website: http://www.hotcountrypodcast.com Chris McKay interviews Billboard, CMA, ACM, and Grammy award winner Gary Morris. Gary is a singer-songwriter with over 25 charted singles. Gary is also a star of television, movies and the broadway stage. From WIKIPEDIA -  Although his credits include more than twenty-five other chart singles on the Billboard country charts, "The Wind Beneath My Wings" including five No. 1 hits. He has also released nine studio albums, mostly in the country pop vein, with his 1983 album Why Lady Why having earned a gold certification from the RIAA. "Headed for a Heartache" that song reached No. 8 on the country chart in late 1981. Two follow-up singles Why Lady Why focused more on ballads. One of the album's four singles was "Wind Beneath My Wings,"[1] which showcased Morris' soaring tenor. Written by Larry Henley and Jeff Silbar, the song about heroes — which Morris recorded as a ballad — became one of the earliest hit versions of the song; a better-known version by Bette Midler would top the Billboard Hot 100 in 1989. The Why Lady Why album also featured the ballad "The Love She Found in Me,""Velvet Chains" and the up-tempoed title track as singles; all of them peaked in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart. Also during this time, Morris recorded a duet with Lynn Anderson called "You're Welcome to Tonight,"  After two more top 10 hits in 1984 — "Between Two Fires" and "Second Hand Heart" — Morris scored his first No. 1 country hit in March 1985 with "Baby Bye Bye." During what was his most prolific hit-making part of his career, Morris had three more solo No. 1 hits during the next two years: "I'll Never Stop Loving You," "100% Chance of Rain" and "Leave Me Lonely." He also recorded a chart-topping duet with Crystal Gayle, "Makin' Up For Lost Time (The Dallas Lovers Song)." Although he rarely saw any success outside country music, many of Morris' hit songs were in the pop-country vein during the height of his career. Morris had two more hits in 1987: the solo "Plain Brown Wrapper" and another duet with Gayle called "Another World." The latter song was used for many years as the theme for the NBC soap opera.[1] After that, Morris' success on the country charts began to fade, as tastes switched once again to neo-traditional country music. Morris later opened a music publishing office in Nashville, with one of his employees being future star Faith Hill. In early 2008, Morris released two gospel albums. His most recent CD is called, Faith and Freedom, dedicated to the military troops. Gary Morris performed two songs featured on Juice Newton's album Duets: Friends & Memories, which was released in October 2010. Morris took a break from touring to pursue a serious acting career. One of his first big roles was in the Broadway production of Les Misérables, as Jean Valjean. The full symphonic recording of Les Misérables is a platinum-selling, Grammy Award-winning album and features Morris' vocals throughout in the role of Valjean, including his version of the song "Bring Him Home." Morris has also appeared in a production of Puccini's opera La Boheme with fellow country/pop singer Linda Ronstadt. In the 1980s, he did a stint on The Colbys as blind country music singer Wayne Masterson, signed to Dominique Deveraux's label. On the show, he sang "Try Gettin' Over You" from his Anything Goes release. In the 1990s, he spent a great deal of time working on music projects, such as the PBS special concert production, in Moscow, Russia, in the Tretyakov Gallery. He returned to country music in the 1990s, performing in concerts and as a record producer. Morris hosted and also produced the Nashville network's The North American Sportsman. In 1992, he appeared in an episode of Designing Women as Julia's surgeon. RECENT TEXAN BY THE GRACE OF GOD Gary’s new album “Sense of Pride” released on Sept. 14 to all major online retailers including iTunes, Amazon Music, Google Play, Spotify and more. Co-produced by Morris and Michael Bonagura (Baillie & The Boys), the album features nine songs, eight of which are written or co-written by Morris, one song – “The Moment” – was co-written by Kathie Baillie and Michael Bonagura. “Sense of Pride” is Morris’ 13th album ````````````````````````````````````````````` https://www.facebook.com/hotcountrypodcast https://www.hotcountrypodcast.com https://www.facebook.com/OfficialChrisMcKay

52mins

27 Oct 2021

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Sunday Morning Lesson: What We do Affects the Rest of the Church, Brought by Bro Gary Morris

Banner Missionary Baptist Church

Bro Gary from New Macedonia Baptist Church presented our Morning Lesson, on What our actions do to affect the church. Text was from Judges 6, Sin Achan affected Israel at Ai.

1hr 10mins

3 Oct 2021

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GARY MORRIS - LEGENDARY AMERICAN MUSICAL ARTIST

THE TROUBADOUR PODCAST - The Premier Red Dirt, Texas Country and Independent Music Podcast

The Troubadour proudly brought to you by Hennessey Cigar Co.  You can find a clickable link in the show notes on the blog page for this episode at www.thetroubadourpodcast.com.  By using code TTP15 at checkout you’ll get 15% off of your first order of their fine hand rolled cigars. CLICK HERE AND USE CODE: TTP15 Welcome to episode #138 of The Troubadour. I’m flying solo again on today’s episode without Carly but I still think this turned out to be great interview with a true legend in American and Country Music.  This guest was even gracious enough to leave the beauty and fun of trout fishing on the Gunnison River in Colorado sit in his pickup for an hour and visit with me. Gary Morris’ recording career garnered five #1 hits and sixteen top 10s!  In 1984 his country rendition of the hit song “Wind Beneath My Wings” won the ACM’s “Single of the Year”.  A couple years earlier, in 1982, Gary was named Billboard’s “Male Artist of the Year.” Lay Miserob At the height of his Nasvhille recording career, Gary was selected to play the lead role in the epic Broadway play “Les Miserables”.  His vocal performance from the play of the song “Bring Him Home” was also part of the platinum selling Grammy winning international cast album. He’s performed for the Queen of England and every U.S. President from Jimmy Carter to Barrack Obama.  You’ll hear how ironically, through politics, his career in music took off. This was a great interview and I’ll be forever grateful for Gary taking a moment out of his day fishing in Colorado to visit with me for you, the listener’s of The Troubadour. You can find out more about Gary’s incredible career and order his merch and music, at www.garymorris.com. So here comes episode #138 of The Troubadour featuring a true American and Country music legend, Gary Morris. How YOU can support the podcast! If you would like to support the podcast AND ALSO earn some free swag in the process  CLICK HERE to sign up as a Gold, Silver or Bronze supporter! You can listen to our wonderful podcast by clicking on any of the following links: The Troubadour Podcast Website, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Podbean

57mins

26 Sep 2021

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Gary Morris

Country Music Made Me

Gary Morris is an American singer/songwriter and actor with 5 number one hits and over 25 chart singles. Gary joins Country Music Made Me to talk about singing in church as a kid and how music played a secondary role to sports until College when a summer trip to Colorado with some friends changed everything. From that point it's been a series of "wow" events that have led him to a successful career in music, including being one of the first artists to record "The Wind Beneath My Wings". He talks about how his career began by singing at campaign events for Governor Jimmy Carter and being seen by record executives while singing at a CMA event at the White House. He then talks about his current career which includes his most recent album "Sense of Pride".

35mins

23 Sep 2021

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Jim Cousins (WaveFive) and Gary Morris (0xFury & Staking Facilities) - Indexers and members of The Graph Council

GRTiQ Podcast

Today I’m speaking with Jim Cousins and Gary Morris. Jim and Gary are members of The Graph Council and are both well-respected voices in not only the Indexer community, but the entire ecosystem. Both Jim and Gary have been featured on the podcast before and are familiar voices to the community. In addition to being members of the Graph Council, Jim operates his own indexer operation called WaveFive. Gary also operates his own Indexer Operation, ZeroXFury, and while also working on the Staking Facilities team. I wanted to have both Jim and Gary back onto the podcast to discuss some timely topics related to things like the state of the Indexer community at The Graph, how the Indexer community is working with the two new Core Dev teams – StreamingFast and Figment - and a host of other important topics, including their opinions on the recent community discussions surrounding keeping stake decentralized.  Show NotesThe GRTiQ Podcast takes listeners inside The Graph (GRT) by interviewing members of The Graph's community and ecosystem.  Please help support this project and build the community by subscribing and leaving a review.Twitter: GRT_iQwww.GRTiQ.com

1hr 6mins

27 Aug 2021

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Mastering Mobile Home Park Marketing with Gary Morris (The Real Estate Investing Club #151)

The Real Estate Investing Club

Want to become financially free through real estate? Check out our eBook to learn how to jump start a cash flowing real estate portfolio here https://www.therealestateinvestingclub.com/real-estate-wealth-bookIn this episode of The Real Estate Investing Club I interview Gary Morris, Gary Morris has been in the mobile home industry since October 2015 and has generated millions of website visitors for his client's sites. He has won two ClickFunnel 2 comma club awards for selling over a million dollars in a single sales funnel for the mobile home industry. He is the founder of Park-It Marketing, a mobile home park website and marketing agency.. Gary Morris is a real estate investor who has a great story to share and words of wisdom to impart for both beginning and veteran investors alike, so grab your pen and paper, buckle up and enjoy the ride. Want to get in contact with Gary Morris? Reach out at.Enjoy the show? Subscribe to the channel for all our upcoming real estate investor interviews and episodes.************************************************************************GET INVOLVED, CONNECTED & GROW YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESSLEARN -- Want to learn the ins and outs of real estate investing? Check out our book at https://www.therealestateinvestingclub.com/real-estate-wealth-bookCONNECT -- Want to join one of the most active Facebook Groups for Real Estate Investors? Click here to join: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2940993215976264PARTNER -- Want to partner on a deal or connect in person? Email the host Gabe Petersen at gabe@therealestateinvestingclub.com or reach out on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/gabe-petersen/GROW -- Want for us to bring you leads and run your real estate digital marketing? Reach out to our partner agency at https://www.therealestateinvestingclub.com/off-market-lead-generation-servicesWATCH -- Want to watch our YouTube channel? Click here: https://bit.ly/theREIshowMASTERY -- Want to learn how to master your life by mastering your health, wealth, relationships and spirit? Check out our sister podcast, Pursuing Greatness, at https://www.pursuinggreatnesspodcast.com************************************************************************ABOUT THE REAL ESTATE INVESTING CLUB SHOWThe Real Estate Investing Club is a podcast and YouTube show where real estate investing professionals share their best advice, greatest stories, and favorite tips as a real estate investor. Join us as we delve into every aspect of real estate investing - from self-storage, to mobile home parks, to single family flips and rentals, to multifamily syndication!#realestateinvesting #passiveincome #realestate Support the show (https://paypal.me/GabrielWPetersen?locale.x=en_US)

31mins

25 Jun 2021

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Texas Legend Gary Morris Recalls his 40-Year Music Career.

The Lone Star Plate

Today, my guest is Gary Morris. You might have heard the name before, and you’ve definitely heard his song "Wind Beneath my Wings."  Gary was massive in the ’80s, and had a fair few number one singles. He even played in the White House, and he tells the story of his trajectory of fame. He sings a tune from his latest album which is awesome, and tells some great stories about getting into the industry. Gary even shares with us a story of a UFO sighting he's had, that he's never shared publicly before!  “People ask me what I’d do differently, and I say nothing, because I like where I am now.” - Gary Morris Time Stamps: 09:30 - Where in Texas Gary is from. 11:58 - What got him interested in music, and how he won the talent show in 3rd Grade. 14:03 - What Gary’s main musical influences were as a child. 15:48 - How he got his first job singing and decided to follow it as a career.  18:23 - The gigs Gary’s played for different American presidents.  23:46 - What he thought of President Carter after meeting him.  26:11 - The UFO that Gary saw and the amount of UFO footage that the Navy has captured.  29:34 - How he got a record deal after performing at the White House.  34:05 - Covering different people’s songs and how royalties work with the songs you’ve written.  42:55 - What Gary’s been up to during the pandemic, and how it feels to be performing again. 47:07 - Gary gives us an exclusive performance of one of his songs "I'm in Church." 52:10 - When he first started singing. 54:23 - The TV series he traveled around the world hosting and producing and how he’s recreating it. 56:44 - Hunting with a bow and the type of animals Gary shoots and fishes.   Resources: - Listen to Gary Morris on Apple Music https://music.apple.com/us/album/sense-of-pride/1434709885 - Listen to Gary Morris on Amazon Music https://www.amazon.com/Sense-Pride-Gary-Morris/dp/B07GZ9YXMN Connect with Gary Morris: - Facebook https://www.facebook.com/garymorrismusic/ - YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCErAngM0xF4SP5NoO58P03Q - Twitter https://twitter.com/garymorristour  - Website https://garymorris.com/ Connect with Patrick Scott Armstrong: - Instagram https://www.instagram.com/patrickscottarmstrong/ - Facebook https://www.facebook.com/patrickscottvideos/ - Email patrick@texasrealfood.com Follow The Lone Star Plate: - Facebook https://www.facebook.com/LoneStarPlateTX - Twitter https://twitter.com/lonestarplatetx - YouTube https://youtube.com/channel/UCrvFAvjTWQWjRmNzzAvYbfQ  - Instagram http://www.instagram.com/lonestarplatetx More From The Lone Star Plate: - Exclusive Interview with David Ball from Uncle Walt's Band https://www.texasrealfood.com/podcast/the-lone-star-plate/uncle-walts-band-david-ball/ - James McMurtry: Music, Politics and the Need for Change https://www.texasrealfood.com/podcast/the-lone-star-plate/james-mcmurtry/ - Kinky Friedman: Polycretus and the Mexican Mouthwash https://www.texasrealfood.com/podcast/the-lone-star-plate/kinky-friedman/ - Rudy Gatlin: 65 Years of Making Tunes https://www.texasrealfood.com/podcast/the-lone-star-plate/rudy-gatlin/ 

59mins

7 May 2021

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Gary Morris - Indexer (Staking Facilities & 0xFury) & Member of The Graph Council

GRTiQ Podcast

In this episode, we interview Gary Morris, an Indexer (Staking Facilities and 0xFury) and member of The Graph Council. We spoke to Gary about several interesting topics, including:His role at The Graph Council. The differences in operating a large Indexer, like Staking Facilities, and a smaller Indexer, like 0xFury.Gary also talks about the recent migration of subgraphs to the mainnet.Show Notes.The GRTiQ Podcast takes listeners inside The Graph by interviewing members of The Graph's community and ecosystem.  Will you help support this project and build the community by subscribing and leaving a review on Apple Podcasts?Twitter: GRT_iQwww.GRTiQ.com

1hr

7 May 2021

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True Fiction Presents Artists and Former Clabber Girl President and COO, Gary Morris

True Fiction Podcast

We talk about the business of fine art with artist and businessman Gary Morris.  He may have retired, but he hasn't slowed down.  We talk about his inspirations and how his business acumen helps in his art.  We compare the business world with the art world and find some unlikely parallels.  We also pick Gary's brain on developing ideas to developing a style.  You don't want to miss our lively conversation!Buy Me a Copy option

54mins

2 Oct 2020

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The Chris & Sandy Show with Gary Morris

The Chris & Sandy Show

We had a great conversation with Gary Morris today on The Chris & Sandy Show. We talked about so much from family, music, passion, calling, stories & so much more! Gary has done a lot within the music industry and looks like hes far from done! Click play to listen to the podcast:

1hr 1min

13 May 2020

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