The 2012 Stagecoach Country Music Festival kicks off today in Southern California, bringing many of country’s top stars to the hot, dry desert stages in Indio, California (the same location as rock festival Coachella) all weekend long.
The late Dick Clark was best known for championing pop and rock acts on his groundbreaking TV show American Bandstand. But at the same time, he wasn’t shy about featuring some country artists — and standing up for those he truly believed in.
Make sure to tune into WCCO-TV on Friday, April 13th at 8pm to watch ACM Presents: Lionel Richie and Friends-In Concert.
Country legend Kenny Rogers is among the special guests scheduled to appear with Lionel Richie.