A Portion of the Proceeds To Help Benefit Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund; TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, OCT. 21
Award-winning talk radio host and Fox News Channel TV personality Sean Hannity is hosting an exclusive concert series this holiday season — Sean Hannity’s Holiday Concert Salute to the Troops — in just four major markets across the U.S. including New York (11/27), Pittsburgh (12/2), Washington, DC (12/3) and Atlanta (12/18). Featuring three-time GRAMMY winner Michael W. Smith, combat-decorated Marine/best-selling author Oliver North and platinum-selling recording artist John Ondrasik (Five For Fighting), Hannity’s Holiday Concert Salute to the Troops will bring together some of the country’s best-loved performers and personalities in one intimate evening to celebra! te the holidays by paying tribute to the men and women of our Armed Forces, their families, and the principles they fight to defend. Tickets for all four markets go on sale Friday, Oct. 21.
“At this time of year it is so important that we not only recognize the sacrifices the men and women of our Armed Forces make, but we take time out to honor them and pay tribute to the freedoms we’ve been given through their service to our country,” Hannity says. “These concerts are a great avenue for us to be able to come together as families, enjoy the holiday season and celebrate our troops. I’m honored to have some extremely talented friends join me on stage for what is sure to be a series of very special nights honoring some very special people.”
Produced by Townsquare Media, LLC, Sean Hannity’s Holiday Concert Salute to the Troops will help benefit the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund, designated for the education of children of U.S. service members who have been killed or permanently disabled in an operational mission or training accident. Proceeds donated to the Scholarship Fund aid greatly in this effort to assist hundreds of families who have lost loved ones while they were protecting and defending the nation.
To purchase tickets online, or to find out more information on Sean Hannity’s Holiday Concert Salute to the Troops, please visit www.Hannity.com.
About Sean Hannity
A gutsy talk-show host who always lands on the “right side” of the issues, Sean Hannity is the host of the #1 9 p.m. prime-time cable debate show Hannity on The Fox News Channel. Prior to the launching of Hannity in 2009, he was co-host of the #1 prime-time cable news debate show Hannity & Colmes for more than 10 years, as well as the #1 weekend program Hannity’s America, both on The Fox News Channel. Hannity is the second-most-listened-to talk show host in America, heard on more than 500 radio stations nationwide by more than 13 million weekly listeners, according to Talkers magazine. The Sean Hannity Show launched into national syndication on September 10, 2001. Hannity recently celebrated his 10th anniversary in national radio syndication, and also celebrated 15 years on the Fox News Channel. Known for his provocative, free-wheeling, passionate commenta! ry on politics and the American agenda, Hannity’s work in radio has earned him two Marconi Awards for Nationally Syndicated Radio Host of the Year and is a three-time consecutive winner of the Radio & Records National Talk Show Host of The Year Award. Hannity has also authored three # 1 New York Times best-selling books: Conservative Victory: Defeating Obama’s Radical Agenda (2010), Deliver Us From Evil: Defeating Terrorism, Despotism, and Liberalism (2005), and Let Freedom Ring:Winning the War of Liberty over Liberalism (2004). In 2003, Hannity launched the Freedom Concerts to raise awareness and funds for The Freedom Alliance, a charity which provides scholarships to children of slain U.S. military personnel. Each year, the concert series travels to select markets across the country and raises thousands of dollars for the charity. Upcoming 2011 winter tour dates will be announced in the near future. For more information, please visit www.Hannity.com.
About Oliver North:
Oliver North is a combat decorated Marine, a #1 best-selling author, syndicated columnist, and the host of “War Stories” on the Fox News Channel. North served 22 years as a U.S. Marine, and was awarded the Silver Star, the Bronze Star for Valor and two Purple Hearts for wounds in action. His most recent best seller, American Heroes in Special Operations, is based on over 20 extensive assignments covering U.S. military units engaged in Afghanistan, Iraq and the Philippines.
North is the founder of Freedom Alliance, a charitable foundation that supports military heroes and provides college scholarships for the sons and daughters of service members killed or permanently disabled in action. For more information on Freedom Alliance, please go to www.freedomalliance.org.
About Michael W. Smith:
Throughout his 29-year career as a recording artist, Michael W. Smith has amassed an impressive catalog of achievements. His prior 22 albums have garnered multiple honors including an American Music Award, three GRAMMY Awards (from 13 nominations), 44 GMA Dove Awards and 33 No. 1 radio hits. In addition, he holds 16 Gold, 7 Platinum and 2 Double-Platinum albums for career sales approaching 17 million. Wonder, Smith’s 22nd career album, released Sept. 28, 2010. Inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 2009, Smith has scored several film projects, written 12 books and has been featured by media outlets including “Hannity,” NBC’s “Today Show,” ABC’s “Good Morning America,” “NBC Nightly News,” “Larry King Live,” “FOX & Friends,” The Associated Press, Billboard, USA Today, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Lo! s Angeles Times, Newsweek and more.
Constantly giving back to the community, one of Smith’s current projects is Rocketown — a nightclub for teens in his hometown of Nashville, Tenn. which serves as a safe place for young people to enjoy music and for artists to be discovered. He and wife of 30 years, Debbie, are the proud parents of five children. For more information, visit www.michaelwsmith.com.
About John Ondrasik:
John Ondrasik (aka Five For Fighting), the multi-platinum, Grammy nominated singer/songwriter, has released five studio albums in a career spanning over 10 years. Perhaps best known for chart-topping hits such as “Superman (It’s Not Easy),” and “100 Years,” John is also passionate about causes benefiting our US Armed Forces, and annually creates free-to-soldiers albums titled CD For The Troops. www.fiveforfighting.com.
About Townsquare Media:
Townsquare Media, LLC is a local media and entertainment company that owns and operates radio, digital and live event properties. The Company specializes in creating and distributing original entertainment, music and lifestyle content. Its assets include 176 radio stations and companion websites in 38 small to mid-sized markets, over 200 live music and non-music events and certain national digital properties including Taste of Country, Ultimate Classic Rock, Loudwire, The FW and PopCrush, as well as eCouponing business Seize the Deal. Additionally, Townsquare Media also operates Townsquare Cares, a non-profit organization that seeks to better the lives of troops and their families. Funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management are the Company’s largest equity holder. www.townsquaremedia.com.
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