Colt Ford is an original in the original genre of country/rap music. He has the good ole Georgia boy credentials down and knows his way around a lyric or two. But he also knows his way around a golf course for he was once a pro golfer. Let’s see…country music, rap, and golf. Pretty mutually exclusive groups on their own. But they come together under the Ford umbrella.
There’s no denying the lasting impact Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons continues to have on the musical landscape. You’d think they were still part of current radio’s rotation because, while their soaring falsetto days have come and gone, the music is as popular as ever.
When Producer Frank Garrett decided to put a tribute show together, he wasn’t really interested in any nostalgia element. So the long gone artists, both gone from the planet and from the airwaves, weren’t going to find a seat the table he was creating. He wanted relevance and to tap in on the excitement generated by some of today’s biggest singers.