The Oak Ridge Boys are coming to the Valley and World Records is proud and honored to interview the one and only, Richard Sterban.The group—Richard Sterban, Duane Allen, William Lee Golden and Joe Bonsall—have earned prestigious membership in the Country Music Hall of Fame (2015 Inductees) and Grand Ole Opry, among other designations
Do you have any advice for fellow musicians trying to make it in the music world?
Richard: First of all. This is one of the most competitive businesses that there is. A lot of businesses are competitive, but the music business especially is. You’ve got people here in Nashville walking the streets trying to find record deals and all, and it will probably not happen for a lot of them. The best advice that I can give a young person, is first of all decide what it is that you want to do. If this is what you want to do – you’ve got to make that decision – once you make that decision, then you got to work on your craft. You have got to try to become the best singer, or the best guitar player, or whatever there is to be, and every change that you get, you got to perform your music, because you never know who’s going to be listening… Read More