ANGELINE TOP-10 ALBUM 2ND MONTH IN ROW!  

We just received word that Angeline remains Top-10 (#8) for the 2nd month on OWMR's May Top-100 album chart! Grateful to our radio friends worldwide for their generous airplay of Angeline!

ANGELINE DEBUTS AT #4 ON OWMR'S APRIL TOP-100 ALBUM CHART! 

BREAKING NEWS: Angeline debuts at #4 on OWMR's April Top-100 Album Chart, our 6th top-5 album in a row!

I'm thrilled & honored that Angeline is receiving such a great response in its first month since release. I can tell you that much love went into the making of this album, inspired by three incredible Tennessee women in my early family history, all named Angeline. I know they would be proud.

Special thanks to LAZZ Promotions for representing my music so well to radio & music channels worldwide, and to our

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ON-AIR REPORT: FIRST 2 WEEKS SINCE ANGELINE RELEASE 

Only 2 weeks into the release of Angeline to radio & music programmers, here's our first on-air report from LAZZ Promotions - a good start!

NOW PLAYING ANGELINE

KAOI 95.1, Maui, Hawaii

KTEP 88.5, El Paso, TX

WIAA 88.7, Interlochen, MI

WMUH 91.7, Nazareth, PA

WVUD 91.3, Newark, DE

WWSP 89.9, Stevens Point, WI

AccuRadio, Chicago

NewAgeCD.com

New Age Notes Radio

New Age Stars

One World Music Radio, Cyprus

Peaceful Radio, Netherlands 

Radio Art, Athens, Greece

Radio Artifact, Park Hills, KY

Radio Despi, Barcelona, Spain

Radio…

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ANGELINE RELEASE TODAY! 

I'm so excited to announce the official release of Angeline, my new album inspired by 3 incredible Tennessee women in my early family history: my grandmother, her mother & grandmother. All were named “Angeline” & all were born in the 1800s. They are the emotional touchstone for my 10th studio album since 2014, with 7 new originals and 3 covers of 1960s classics.

An essential part of the legacy of the 3 Angelines in my life is the story of my grandmother, Matilda Angeline Fortner. She overcame the early loss…

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ALBUM PROFILE: THE SONGS OF "ANGELINE" (2024) 

ALBUM PROFILE: The Songs of Angeline (2024)

by Rick Sparks 

***ALBUM RELEASE DATE APRIL 1, 2024***

My 10th studio album was inspired by three incredible Tennessee women in my early family history, all named “Angeline” and all born in the 1800s. Their legacy is the emotional touchstone for this album, featuring 7 new originals and 3 covers of 1960’s classics for a total runtime of 53 minutes.

1. Angeline – The album’s title song was inspired by my grandmother Matilda Angeline Fortner, great-grandmother Mary…

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ADESTE FIDELES AT #2 ON OWMR DEC. SINGLES CHART! 

BREAKING NEWS: Our Christmas single, Adeste Fideles (O Come, All Ye Faithful), is #2 on OWMR's Top-100 singles chart for December!

Big thanks to OWMR for supporting our music with airplay on both live spins & podcasts from Europe's #1 radio station for the genres covered. Adeste Fideles is an advance single release from Angeline, our new album coming in spring! LISTEN TO ADESTE FIDELES

NEW CHRISTMAS SINGLE! 

We're so happy to announce the release of my new Christmas single, Adeste Fideles (O Come, All Ye Faithful)! CLICK TO LISTEN

Using a combination of piano, angelic voices & strings, I hope my version of this beloved Christmas classic breathes new beauty and reverence into the celebration of Christ's birth. May it bring a bit of much-needed peace and comfort to our troubled world this Christmas.

Adeste Fideles (O Come, All Ye Faithful) is available now for streaming/download from all major services, including

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NEW ALBUM UNDERWAY! 

Just a quick note that I've begun work on “Angeline,” my 2024 album!

I've titled the project in honor of the 3 Angeline's in my life: my grandmother, great-grandmother & great-great-grandmother, all named “Angeline.” 

I hope someday to hear them all tell me how much they loved the music. :)