Country Icon Ronnie Milsap Taking Fans High Tech With Unprecedented Twitter Chat
Legendary country singer Ronnie Milsap is set to reshape Internet history and make a change during a live chat with Twitter phenomenon Jessica Northey of Country Music Chat (#CMchat). It will take place on Monday, October 24, 2011 from 8:00-9:00 p.m. (CT). The Grammy-winning artist will use a braille computer system to reach out to fans across the globe during the unprecedented event. He views it as an opportunity to inspire others and change lives. “Being able to connect with fans through Twitter and use the spotlight to raise awareness about technology that enables one to reach beyond physical challenges and explore new possibilities is an honor. It’s something that I hope will touch lives in a way that’s empowering and transforming.” says Milsap.
The chat, hosted by Northey, will be in celebration of Milsap’s new CD, Country Again, which features 12 tracks, including the single, “If You Don’t Want Me To (The Freeze).” Jessica Northey is founder of Country Music Chat (#CMchat) and owner of Finger Candy Media, LLC. Enterting its sixth month, #CMchat has generated more than 500 million impressions and reached an audience of over 30 million people. The popular forum is Twitter’s first and only registered live country music chat.
Northey says the online chat with Milsap is a reflection of his extraordinary life and ability to reach beyond boundaries. “Having Ronnie Milsap as a guest on #CMchat is groundbreaking for so many reasons. Technology that provides a platform for this legendary music icon to communicate with fans in a way that wasn’t previously possible is, indeed, revolutionary. To be a part of this trailblazing social movement is living a dream out loud.” she states.
For more details on Milsap and the new CD, Country Again, please visit: www.ronniemilsap.com. To join the singer for the online celebration on #CMchat on Monday, October 24th visit: www.tweetchat.com/room/cmchat