Vincent Grant Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has achieved commercial success and fame both as front man to the country rock band Pure Prairie League in the 1970s and as a solo artist beginning in 1983, where his talents as a vocalist and musician have placed him in high demand as a guest vocalist and a duet partner.
He has recorded more than 20 studio albums, charted over 40 singles on the U.S. Billboard charts as Hot Country Songs, and has sold more than 26 million albums. He has been honored by the Country Music Association with 18 CMA Awards, including two Entertainer of the Year awards and five Male Vocalist Awards. As of 2017, Gill has also earned 21 Grammy Awards, more than any other male country music artist. In 2007 he was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. On February 4, 2016, Gill was inducted into the Guitar Center Rock Walk by Joe Walsh of the Eagles. In 2017, Vince Gill and Deacon Frey were hired by the Eagles in place of the late Glenn Frey.
Gill has been married to singer Amy Grant since March 2000.
This week its the Vinyl Resting Place with the June Winter Wonderland special. Some of the artists appearing this week: Love Unlimited, Bangles, Jo Stafford, Judy Collins, Merle Haggard, Bing Crosby, David Essex, Lady Antebellum, Ronnie Dove, Lettermen, Queen, Carl Smith, Tony Bennett, Robin Ward, Wizzard, Jimmy Newman, Connie Landers, Dalys, Jane Kean, Dean Martin, Gale Storm, Julie Andrews, Vince Gill, Wayne Hancock, Janis Ian and more featuring some classics from the doo-wop shop.
In March 2014, the Doobie Brothers, in conjunction with Sony Music Nashville, announced that a brand new album would be released featuring the greatest hits of their 40+ year career. In addition, the album will feature lead and backing vocals from a multitude of country artists. Michael McDonald returned with the band to record this album. The artists that will be featured include Sara Evans, Vince Gill, Hunter Hayes, Casey James, Toby Keith, Love and Theft, Jerrod Niemann, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, Tyler Farr, Chris Young, Charlie Worsham, and the Zac Brown Band. The album is expected to be released on November 4, 2014 under the working title Southbound – Wikipedia
Black Water Featuring Zac Brown Band
Listen To The Music Featuring Blake Shelton And Hunter Hayes On Guitar
What A Fool Believes Featuring Sara Evans
Long Train Runnin’ Featuring Toby Keith
China Grove Featuring Chris Young
Takin’ It To The Streets Featuring Love And Theft
Jesus Is Just Alright Featuring Casey James
Rockin’ Down The Highway Featuring Brad Paisley
Take Me In Your Arms (Rock Me) Featuring Tyler Farr
South City Midnight Lady Featuring Jerrod Niemann
You Belong To Me Featuring Amanda Sudano Ramirez And Vince Gill On Guitar