Casey Don­a­hew Uses Con­cert dates to Fill The Tailer for Hur­ri­cane Har­vey Re­lief Ef­forts

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Nashville, TN – Lone Star son and Texas na­tive, Casey Don­a­hew, is us­ing his live show as a means to help as­sist in re­lief to vic­tims of Hur­ri­cane Har­vey. La­beled as one of our na­tion’s worst dis­as­ters and the most sig­nif­i­cant storm to ever hit the U.S .coast, Hur­ri­cane Har­vey has left a wake of de­struc­tion in its his­tor­i­cally large path. Don­a­hew and his wife Melinda sprang into ac­tion this week upon see­ing the first video and hear­ing news re­ports of the dam­age caused by the storm know­ing that they had to do some­thing to help. Hear Casey’s own words here. “Tex­ans are proud peo­ple, and we help our own, but we are not too proud to ask oth­ers for help when we need it. That’s why I’m ask­ing my fans and anyone else who wants to donate to please do so. We have a large cargo trailer that we are pulling to our shows this week and we are ask­ing peo­ple to help us fill it up with items like; di­a­pers, baby wipes, baby for­mula, body soaps, de­odor­ant, and hy­giene packs. These are sug­ges­tions, we are not going to turn away any­thing non­per­ish­able that anyone wants to donate,” says Don­a­hew. Casey will be col­lect­ing at his shows this week in the fol­low­ing mar­kets: Au­gust 30 – Dal­las, TX – The Rus­tic (The Rus­tic is also giv­ing a $10 ticket dis­count for anyone who do­nates at least 2 items) Au­gust 31 – Clin­ton, AR – Na­tional Cham­pi­onship Chuck Wagon Races Septem­ber 1 – Lub­bock, TX – Charley B’s Septem­ber 2 – Bel­ton, TX – Cen­tral Texas State Fair

Please check www.casey­don­a­hew­ for show times and venue ad­dresses.

About Casey Don­a­hew Over the last 15 years, Casey Don­a­hew has risen from be­ing a fa­vorite on the lo­cal Texas mu­sic scene to a na­tion­ally pop­u­lar tour­ing act who has racked up 14 No. 1 sin­gles and con­sis­tently sells out venues across the coun­try. Don­a­hew has re­leased four in­de­pen­dent al­bums to crit­i­cal and com­mer­cial ac­claim. His 2011 re­lease, DOU­BLE WIDE DREAM, spawned three No. 1 sin­gles: the ti­tle track, “Dou­ble Wide Dream,” “Let’s Not Say Good­bye Again,” and “One Star Flag.” Casey’s last CD, STAND­OFF, quickly topped the iTunes Coun­try Chart at No. 1, upon its re­lease, and yielded five No. 1 ra­dio sin­gles “Whiskey Baby,” “Small Town Love,” “Lovin’ Out of Con­trol,” which is Don­a­hew’s fastest ris­ing sin­gle to date, “Not Ready To Say Good­night, and “Loser.” His first sin­gle “Feels This Right,” from his EP re­lease PRE-PARTY also hit the #1 as a Texas ra­dio hit. Don­a­hew re­leased his most re­cent stu­dio al­bum ALL NIGHT PARTY on Au­gust 19, 2016 and it im­me­di­ately rock­eted to No. 3 on the Bill­board Top Coun­try Al­bums Chart, No. 13 on the Top Al­bum Sales Chart and Top Cur­rent Al­bum Sales Chart and No. 40 on the Bill­board 200 Chart. The hot project also took the No. 2 spot on the In­ter­net Al­bums Chart and landed at Np. 3 on the In­de­pen­dent Al­bums Chart. Don­a­hew’s sin­gle “Kiss Me,” from ALL NIGHT PARTY, fin­ished 2016 in the #1 po­si­tion on the Texas charts. Don­a­hew is set to a 15 An­niver­sary record this fall, as a gift for the fans who come to his shows night af­ter night and sing all of those lyrics back to him.

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