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Chesney reaches Crossroads with Steve Miller

Wednesday, June 16, 2010 – Steve Miller will celebrate the release of his new album "BINGO!" by sharing the stage with longtime friend Kenny Chesney on CMT's hit show Crossroads. Performing each others' songs and sharing stories on the popular series, the two icons filmed the show in Nashville at the Ryman Auditorium.

The show will air Friday, July 9 at 10 p.m. Eastern. Songs featured in the hour-long episode will include Miller's classics such as The Joker and Abracadabra, along with You Got Me Dizzy from the new CD. The performance will also include Chesney hits Living In Fast Forward and I Go Back.

"From the first time Kenny invited me to play with him in San Francisco at AT&T Park, until this minute he has been a refreshing and wonderful friend," Miller said. "I love the way he conducts himself, treats his band, crew, fans, and friends. Artists this busy barely have time for saying hello, yet Kenny takes the time to get to know you and shares himself. That is a very rare and endearing quality. He is a great performer, a great writer, and a great guy to roll with. He's the real deal."

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