Jimmy Carter joins Brad and Heather every weekday morning at 7:40am. His life is best described as someone who has a front row seat; covering Presidents, Hollywood stars to major country music artists.
Jimmy started in radio in 1968. His Nashville credits include an Emmy for his public service TV work and multiple Emmy nominations.
Covering Hollywood for the Crook and Chase shows has taken him all over the world and his association with all of the country stars of the last 20 years is what sets him apart from the rest. Jimmy gives you firsthand, in-person knowledge, most people can only dream of having. Now Jimmy brings Nashville and Hollywood to you on Big Dog 92.7
5 Questions for Jimmy Carter
1.) Who is your all time favorite star to interview? Robin Williams ..its a real art of hog-tying that guy!
2.) Besides your exciting bath at Graceland, tell me another exciting adventure you can share? Going to a royal premiere of a James Bond movie and sitting near Princess Diana, Walking through the cells of Alcatraz with Sean Connery, Meeting Elvis and not being able to talk ( star struck), Going into the Oval Office with President Carter several times.
3.) What star is the most down to earth? Tim McGraw in Country Music...Hollywood? Hmmmm.....Not sure any are really down to earth but some are much more approachable than others. Jay Leno used to hold the record here.He's a bit more stuffy now though.
4.) If I took a vacation to Nashville Tennessee-What would you recommend for entertainment? You might be bored but you have to see The Grand Old Opry at least once.
5.) What has been your greatest accomplishment? Making people laugh and feel good because of my job. Overall in general that's true. Specifically, raising some good children and saving the life of a 5 year old girl who drowned in Montgomery, Alabama. Giving her life back was my greatest God given gift.