NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson has introduced his retirement after 5 a long time and named a supervisor for his property.
A press launch issued Wednesday mentioned that the 84-year-old actor and singer truly retired final 12 months and his son, John, stepped in to supervise his father’s enterprise, together with particular tasks and his report label KK Data. His property will probably be managed by Morris Higham Administration, which additionally manages purchasers together with Kenny Chesney, Barbara and Louise Mandrell and the Roger Miller property.
Kristofferson, an Oxford scholar from Texas, introduced introspective and poetic lyrics to nation music with songs like “Sunday Mornin’ Comin’ Down” and “Me and Bobby McGee” and was a member of the supergroup The Highwaymen. He has starred in 70 movies and earned a Golden Globe for his efficiency in “A Star is Born.”
He was inducted to the Nation Music Corridor of Fame and was awarded the Johnny Mercer Award from the Songwriter Corridor of Fame. He additionally acquired a lifetime achievement award from the Recording Academy.
As for retiring, the discharge mentioned Kristofferson will have a good time his eighty fifth birthday this June with a number of particular tasks.
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