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Riders in the Sky

American Western music and comedy group

Riders in the Sky

American Western music and comedy group
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Biography

Riders in the Sky is an American Western music and comedy group which began performing in 1977, having made more than 8,000 live appearances through 2019. The band has released more than 40 full length albums, starred in a self-titled television series on CBS lasting two seasons, wrote and starred in an NPR syndicated radio drama Riders Radio Theater, and appeared in television series and films including as featured contributors to Ken Burns’ Country Music.
Their family-friendly style also appeals to children, exemplified in their recordings for Disney and Pixar. They have won two Grammy Awards and have written and performed music for major motion pictures, including “Woody’s Roundup” from Toy Story 2 and Pixar’s short film, For the Birds. The band also recorded full length companion albums for Toy Story 2 and Monsters, Inc.

Genres

Western swing, Children's music, Country

Labels

Rounder, MCA, CBS, Epic, Walt Disney, Rykodisc

Origin

Nashville, TN

Years Active

1977 present

Name

Riders in the Sky

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