Sunday, June 03, 2007

Kentucky Headhunters At Crusade for Children


The country-rock act the Kentucky Headhunters were the headline performers at the 54th annual WHAS Crusade for Children in Louisville, Kentucky on June 2nd.

The Kentucky Headhunters, hailing from Munfordville, Kentucky, won a Grammy award in 1989 for their debut Mercury album Pickin' on Nashville, which featured the hits "Dumas Walker" and "Oh, Lonesome Me."

The WHAS Crusade for Children is the most successful local telethon in U.S. history, having raised over $118 million in the past 53 years for special needs children. Past headliners have included artists as diverse as Cab Calloway, John Davidson, Peabo Bryson, Johnny Rivers, Ricky Skaggs, Brenda Lee, and Riders in the Sky.

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