The legendary country group ALABAMA is set to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the GRAMMY organization. The group received the news Tuesday afternoon. Also announced, band members Jeff Cook, Teddy Gentry, and Randy Owen are among the 2019 inductees into the Musicians Hall of Fame.
The group of cousins from Fort Payne, left the cotton fields of DeKalb County 50 years ago to spend the summer playing in Myrtle Beach at a bar. Since then, they’ve sold more than 80 million albums, going platinum several times.