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6/27/2005

 
Chevrolet Proudly Presents... "Our America"

A Musical Gift From Big & Rich, Gretchen Wilson and Cowboy Troy

NASHVILLE, TN -- (Market Wire - Jun 27, 2005) --Multi-platinum artists Gretchen Wilson and Big & Rich, along with Hick-Hop sensation Cowboy Troy, will make their recording of "Our America" available to fans across the country with the help of Chevrolet. From July 1st through the 5th music fans can visit OurAmerica2005.com to get the complimentary timed-out download, which can be listened to throughout the summer from July 1st to Labor Day.

"Chevy is pleased to support Big & Rich, Gretchen Wilson and other MuzikMafia members, such as Cowboy Troy, in their endeavors," stated Chevy's Kim Kosak, director of advertising and sales promotion, "especially this revolutionary recording."

"Our America" includes "The Star Spangled Banner," combined with elements from the Preamble to the Constitution, Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic "I Have A Dream" speech, the Pledge of Allegiance and the Declaration of Independence. Millions of viewers will be able to hear the song performed live on the Fourth of July during the "Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular" on CBS.

The patriotic track will re-surface later in 2005 as a bonus track on both Gretchen Wilson's and Big & Rich's forthcoming sophomore releases.

The "Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular" will air live on CBS at 10:00 p.m. ET/delayed PT.

Our America

Wilson: We the People of the United States, in Order to form a
more perfect Union
Cowboy Troy: I have a dream, a dream that one day
Rich: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are
created equal,
And they are endowed by their Creator with certain
inalienable Rights,
Big Kenny: That among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of
Happiness
B&R/GW: Oh say, can you see, by the dawn's early light,
What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming
Cowboy Troy: I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States
of America
B&R/GW: Whose broad stripes and bright stars, through the
perilous fight,
O'er the ramparts we watched, were so gallantly streaming?
Cowboy Troy: And to the Republic for which it stands, one nation
under God
B&R/GW: And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air,
Gave proof through the night that our flag was
still there
Cowboy Troy: Indivisible
B&R/GW: O say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave
Cowboy Troy: With liberty and justice for all
B&R/GW: O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave?

For more information:
Big & Rich or Cowboy Troy
Jules Wortman or Maura Mooney
Warner Bros. Records
615-214-1500

Gretchen Wilson
Michele Schweitzer
M Relations
212-661-9411

Craig Campbell
SonyBMG
615-743-4321




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