MTS Management Group is happy to announce Hicks‘ music video for “Mama’s Kitchen” has reached Number One on Yallwire.com’s “Y’allturnative” Most Watched Country Music Videos chart. Hicks’ video comes in ahead of those by Chad Brownlee, Aaron Lewis feat. George Jones and Charlie Daniels, Joey + Rory, and fellow MTS artist, Marshall Dane, who re-enters the Top 10 at #8 with former Number One, “Alcohol Abuse.” This is Hicks’ second appearance on the Yallwire.com charts. His video for “Hayride” reached the Top 5 upon release, and re-enters the Top 10 this week (#9.) To view the chart, visit http://www.yallwire.com.
“Mama’s Kitchen” is from Hicks’ album, Rock N Roll Cowboy, which also included “Hayride,” a Top 10 New Music Weekly chart single and Top 75 Music Row chart single. “Mama’s Kitchen” is currently climbing the NMW charts, in the Top 15. A Music Row radio campaign is underway.
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Hicks (Miqael Persson) is an accomplished songwriter from the south of Sweden, with multiple Gold and Platinum records to his credit. His rock-edged songs have been recorded by artists like Jimi Jamison (Survivor), Giant (Dann Huff), Bobby Kimball (Toto), Little River Band, W.E.T. (Featuring Jeff Scott Soto), Grammy nominated Toby Hitchcock and Grammy winner, Barbados. He has also written with Nashville heavy-hitters like Anthony Smith, Dallas Rogers, Dennis Morgan and Sharon Vaughn. He was named the 2013 British CMA Award Winner for Best European Country Act and 2014 Independent Country Music Association International Act of the Year. He is also a 2015 New Music Awards Nominee. For more information, visit http://www.hickscountry.com.