The Alaska Peace Officers Association will host a benefit concert next week, featuring country music singer Pam Tillis. The concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday, May 19 at Centennial Hall. Tickets are available at Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall and Rozwick Giles.
Tillis’ Juneau stop is part of an Alaska tour that includes Kenai, Anchorage and Fairbanks.
Tillis, a former CMA Female Vocalist of the Year and a member of the Grand Ole Opry, grew up in Nashville. Daughter of Mel Tillis, she has released a dozen albums over the course of her career, the most recent being “Dos Divas,” released with Lorrie Morgan.
She is also a songwriter whose songs have been covered by stars such as Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt.
Tillis’ Juneau show will be an acoustic performance of her biggest career hits, including “Maybe It Was Memphis,” “Cleopatra Queen of Denial,” “Let That Pony Run” and “Shake The Sugartree,” among others. It is open to all ages.
Find out more about Tillis by visiting http://www.pamtillis.com.
For more on the concert, contact Bruce Bowler at 789-2582.