- SEASON 8 -

Liam Gallagher

Liam Gallagher has been called an era-defining voice and the frontman of his generation for his work with Oasis.  In this episode of Front and Center, Gallagher takes the stage at New York City’s McKittrick Hotel for an intimate performance of songs from throughout his career.  He treats the audience to a special performance of Oasis’ hit, “Wonderwall” and material from his critically acclaimed debut solo album, As You Were, including “Wall of Glass” and “Universal Gleam.”

Luke Combs & Kane Brown

In this double episode of Front and Center: CMA Songwriters Series rising country star Kane Brown and newcomer Luke Combs take the stage at the Franklin Theatre.

Mike + the Mechanics

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Mike Rutherford, takes the stage with his band, Mike + the Mechanics.  Rutherford is best known as one of the founding members of Genesis. In this exclusive episode of Front & Center, Mike and the Mechanics perform new material as well as greatest hits including “Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground),” “All I Need is a Miracle,” and “The Living Years” at the Asbury Park Music & Film Festival.

Beth Hart

Grammy Nominated singer/songwriter Beth Hart treats fans to an intimate performance at New York’s Iridium in this special episode of Front & Center.  She first rose to fame in 1999 with her single “LA Song (Out of This Town)” which was a number one hit in New Zealand and peaked in the top five on the US Adult Contemporary chart and number 7 on the Billboard Adult Top 40 Chart. Hart performs some material from her latest album, Fire On the Floor, including “Jazz Man,” “Let’s Get Together,” and “Fat Man.”

Miranda Lambert

Twelve-time CMA Award winner Miranda Lambert takes the stage at Marathon Music Works in Nashville for a special episode of Front and Center: CMA Songwriters Series.

Sheryl Crow

Nine-time Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Sheryl Crow celebrates her return to the stage with an intimate performance at the Iridium in New York City.  Her first 8 studio albums have sold over 35 million copies worldwide. Crow’s long awaited ninth studio album, Be Myself, peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Top Rock Albums chart and number 22 on the Billboard 200.  Crow treats fans to a selection of new music and most well known hits including “Be Myself,” “Soak Up the Sun,” and “All I Wanna Do.”

Seal

Three time Brit Award and four-time Grammy Award winner Seal takes the stage at the Vibratto Jazz Club in Los Angeles for an intimate performance in this episode of Front and Center. He has sold more than 30 million records worldwide and is known for his international hits including “Kiss from a Rose.”  Seal treats fans to special performances of songs from his tenth studio album Standards. Highlights include “Luck Be a Lady,” “Smile,” and “They Can’t Take That Away From Me.”

Jack Johnson

Singer/songwriter Jack Johnson takes the stage at New York City’s McKittrick Hotel for an intimate performance in this episode of Front and Center.  Since 2001, Johnson has released 7 studio albums and 2 live albums that have sold over 25 million copies worldwide. His most recent album All the Light Above it Too is his first release since 2013’s chart topping From Here to Now to You. Johnson is joined on stage by G. Love for performances of some of his greatest hits and new material including “Better Together,” “Good People,” and “Home.”

Clint Black

Front and Center and the CMA Songwriters Series welcomes country music icon Clint Black.  Throughout his career he has amassed 57 charted singles, 31 top-10 hits, 22 number-one smashes, and has sold more than 22 million albums worldwide. Black is widely regarded as country music royalty having won multiple Grammy, CMA, and ACM Awards. He is joined by John Rich for a performance packed with behind the scenes stories and some of Black’s greatest hits.

Nile Rodgers

The spotlight is on co-founder of Chic, legendary producer, and Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee Nile Rodgers in a very special episode with interview and performance from the Songwriters Hall of Fame induction.