The International Airplay Top 100 Americana charts of airplay spins from Record World Magazine (http://recordworldmagazine.com/
Papa and Mama Root’s “Cold Morning in Hell” off their recent CD, “Second Helpings” (http://www.cdbaby.com/
But, that lofty song listing is not the most startling thing. In total, the duo has 17 songs off both “Second Helpings” and another CD, “Home Cookin’” (http://www.cdbaby.com/
The other charted songs from Papa and Mama Root are (72)“I’
Record World Magazine was founded in 1946 under the name Music Vendor. The name was changed in 1964 to Record World. For parts of five decades,Record World magazine was one of the three main music industry trade publications in the United States along with Billboard and Cash Box. The original Record World ceased publication in April 1982. Many music industry personalities, writers and critics had started their careers there in the early 1970s to 1980s.
In 2012, a book detailing the history of Record World (and it’s predecessor publication, Music Vendor) was released.
In early 2013 Cash Box's Bruce Elrod started a new chapter in Record World magazine's long legacy by re-launching the magazine with a mission to serve solely independent artists and labels.
The National Airplay Top 100 charts from Record World Magazine (http://www.recordworldmagazine.com/)
Digital Radio Tracker (http://www.digitalradiotracker.com)
The company monitors radio airplay detections of songs 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Digital Radio Tracker compiles the data and produces a DRT Report which lists airplay detection information.
Papa and Mama has been taking their music on the road show performing pre-game concerts for baseball teams in five different professional leagues. 2013 was the sixth year of their annual “Rockin’ to the Roots” baseball park tour.
In addition, Papa and Mama also perform at various other community events, fundraisers,
Papa and Mama Root features Papa on acoustic electric guitar, harmonica and lead vocals. Mama adds backing vocals. Papa and Mama Root have released two roots rock CDs entitled “Home Cookin’”, and “Second Helpings.” Both CDs are available at most major online retailers and at www.papaandmamaroot.com.
For more information on Papa and Mama Root go to: www.papaandmamaroot.com.