Country star Josh Turner releases his first book
5 May 2014 news
Country music star Josh Turner, who has sold more than five million albums and entertained fans with sold-out shows across the nation, will release his first book, â€˜Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith, Family, and Fatherhoodâ€™, April 29, 2014. The book is centered on his Christian faith, with Turner telling stories and revealing lessons learned throughout his life as a father, husband, son, brother, and friend. â€˜Man Stuffâ€™, featuring a forward written by â€œDuck Dynastyâ€ star Jase Robertson, is published by Thomas Nelson, an imprint of Harper Collins Christian Publishing. MCA Nashville recording artist Josh Turner is one of country musicâ€™s most successful artists. With a rich, deep voice and unique style, Turner is a double-platinum-selling singer/songwriter and a disciple of traditional country music, a mentor to up-and-coming artists â€”and one of the youngest members of the Grand Ole Opry. From his 2003 Platinum-selling debut Long Black Train to his most recent 2012 Billboard No. 1 release Punching Bag, Turner has received six Inspirational Country Music Awards and garnered multiple GRAMMY, CMA, and ACM nominations. Turnerâ€™s hits include â€˜Time Is Love,â€™ â€˜Why Donâ€™t We Just Dance,â€™ â€˜Firecrackerâ€™ and â€˜Would You Go with Meâ€™. This year Turner added author to his list of accomplishments. His first book, Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith, Family and Fatherhood comes out April 29, 2014 and his sixth studio album is expected to follow later this year. The Hannah, S.C. native has been songwriting and performing since he was a young child, and in support of music education, created The Josh Turner Scholarship Fund to assist students interested in pursuing a future in arts and music.