Country Music Hall of Fame


Songwriter Session: Lionel Cartwright, featuring Charlie McCoy

Saturday, December 08, 2018 - 11:30am

​Songwriter, musician, and recording artist Lionel Cartwright wrote and recorded “Leap of Faith,” which reached #1 in 1991. His other hits include “Give Me His Last Chance,” “I Watched It All (on My Radio),” (written with Don Schlitz) and “My Heart Is Set on You.” He also composes themes for television, including Rachael Ray’s 30 Minute Meals. Cartwright will be accompanied on harmonica by Country Music Hall of Fame member, Charlie McCoy. Presented by SunTrust. Ford Theater. Included with museum admission. Free to museum members. Limited seating. Program pass required.


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