Through Patriotic Country™, a host of renowned artists are united as part of a heart-warming charity effort to support our troops & their families including Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney, Lonestar, Martina McBride, Montgomery Gentry, Aaron Tippin, Lee Greenwood, Neal McCoy, Kenny Rogers, Randy Travis, Phil Vassar, The Warren Brothers, Dusty Drake, Hank Williams Jr., Alabama, The Charlie Daniels Band, David Ball, and Blackhawk. Highlights include a previously unreleased version of "God Bless America" by Martina McBride. Lee Greenwood, known for his anthem "God Bless the USA" and the founding father of the patriotic country genre, is the celebrity spokesman for Patriotic Country™.
"The BMG Strategic Marketing Group and Music For A Cause partnership with the Armed Services YMCA (ASY) continues our tradition of lifting the spirits of active duty troops. The ASY is honored to be the official charity for Patriotic Country™.
"Americans want to support our troops in a uniquely American way, expressing patriotism and celebrating freedom. BMG answers this call with Patriotic Country™ where listeners enjoy an inspiring variety of great music with patriotic themes from country's greatest stars. Some songs we all know and love, others are newly released", explains BMG Executive Vice President Joe DiMuro. "What sets Patriotic Country™ apart is that these unique songs have 18 great country artists singing the same tune - that some of America's greatest stars are the men and women in uniform who risk their lives for our freedom."
- Lee Greenwood
"God Bless the USA"