John Denver

Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach celebrates John Denver

VERO BEACH - The Riverside Theatre in Vero Beach presents Almost Heaven, showcasing the life and music of John Denver, from May 10-29. Performances are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.; with matinees on Wednesdays, some Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 2 p.m.
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John Denver tribute returning to Circa ’21

The beloved music of legendary singer/songwriter John Denver will fill Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse on April 7th as Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon return to Rock Island. Collins looks and sounds just like the singer/songwriter and Circa ’21 is happy to welcome him back for the third time, according to a theater release. “The audiences have loved Chris each time he’s been here,” said Brett Hitchcock, director of audience development. “He looks like John, he sounds like John…it’s just amazing!”

The 20 Best John Denver Quotes

Born on New Year’s Eve in 1943 in Roswell, New Mexico, John Denver is one of the most celebrated pure songwriters. His music has been covered countlessly and then covered again many more times. Denver, who died in a plane crash at the young age of 53 in Pacific...

John Denver Take Me Home Country Road (Music Video and Lyrics)

John Denver's Take Me Home Country Road song is one of the three songs included in the "Forever Country" song. The John Denver Take Me Home Country Road song was released as a single performed by Denver on April 12, 1971, peaking at number two on Billboard’s US Hot 100 singles for the week ending August 28, 1971. The song was released in 1971 as part of his album “Poems, Prayers, and Promises”.

John Denver tribute concerts

Roswell Community Little Theatre will have two fundraising concerts. The public will have two opportunities to see and listen to the tunes of the legendary John Denver, or rather the award-winning tribute artist Ted Vigil. Denver died in 1997 in a crash flying an experimental aircraft. The concerts are a fundraiser for the Roswell Community Little Theatre (RCLT) to raise money for their damaged roof.

Should John Denver Be in the Country Music Hall of Fame? Yes

The year was 1975. At the Country Music Association Awards that year the most coveted award, 'Entertainer Of The Year', went to John Denver. Denver was on the road touring that night and Charlie Rich was the presenter. On stage Charlie announced the nominees (which included 4 eventual Hall of Fame members: Waylon Jennings, Loretta Lynn, Conway Twitty and Ronnie Milsap).

John Denver honored on Encinitas plaque.

Head west through Encinitas along J Street. When you reach the end, climb the stairs to the J Street Viewpoint. You’ll discover beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean, unexpected works of public art . . . and a small plaque. John Denver. December 31, 1943 – October 12, 1997...