Betsy Walter Songs / Circle of Song - Buckhold Music
"IF I HAD A DIME" - CLINT OLSON - SINGLE RELEASE

"If I Had A Dime" (country)
Clint Olson
February 2, 2018

She keeps saying she's leaving, but she doesn't. He wishes he had a dime for every time she has said that -- he would be rich!

Produced by Betsy Walter
Written by Betsy Walter & Clint Olson
Lead Vocal - Clint Olson
Background Vocal - Betsy Walter
Drums - Dave Dunseath
Bass - Bob Marinelli
Acoustic Guitar -- Doug Grieves
Electric Guitar -- Doug Grieves
Pedal Steel -- Mike Johnson
Piano -- Buddy Hyatt
Recorded by Buddy Hyatt at Music City Trax, Nashville, TN
Edited by Betsy Walter
Mixed by Tom Luekens at TikiTown Studio, Mill Valley, CA
Mastered by Reiner Gembalczyk & Betsy Walter
Cover Art/Graphic Design - Betsy Walter
Design Credits "Vector Hearts Seamless Pattern" - Vecteezy.com

Available at iTunes, CDBaby, Spotify, Google Play, Apple Music, Amazon and other online digital retailers.

Listen and get links to online music retailers here:

If I Had A Dime - https://ifihadadime.hearnow.com/if-i-had-a-dime


THREE SONGS RELEASED - JEFF CLAYBORN EP "JEFF CLAYBORN"

"Caddy in the Campround", "Acres of Sunshine", "My Woman Is Wine" (Country)

The songs, "Caddy in the Campround", "Acres of Sunshine" and "My Woman Is Wine", written by Betsy Walter, Jeff Clayborn and Chuck Ebert, appear on Jeff Clayborn's self-titled debut EP release, "Jeff Clayborn" as tracks #1, #3 and #5!! The EP was released on December 8, 2017 and is available at all online digital music retailers.

http://www.jeffclayborn.com/

iTunes - http://tinyurl.com/itunesJeffClayborn
Amazon - http://tinyurl.com/AmazonJeffClayborn
Google Play - http://tinyurl.com/GooglePlayJeffClayborn
Spotify - http://tinyurl.com/SpotifyJeffClayborn
YouTube- http://tinyurl.com/YouTubeJeffClaybornMusic


NSAI TOP 40 SONG - "DEAR GUARDIAN ANGEL"

The song, "Dear Guardian Angel", written by Betsy Walter, Vanessa Bransan & Kenny Lamb, has been selected as a NSAI TOP 40 song! Listen to the song at this link https://tinyurl.com/DearGuardianAngel-NSAI-Top-40 and click the Thumbs Up "LIKE" button if you like it!


"Dear Guardian Angel" CREDITS:

Lead Vocal - Vanessa Bransan
Background Vocal - Betsy Walter
Piano - Buddy Hyatt
Synth Strings - Buddy Hyatt

Written by Betsy Walter, Vanessa Bransan, Kenny Lamb
Produced by Betsy Walter
Recorded by Buddy Hyatt, Carson Weinand, Kevin Edlin
Edited by Betsy Walter, Kevin Edlin, Derek Garten
Mixed by Kevin Edlin


The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) TOP 40 songs https://www.nashvillesongwriters.com/nsai-top-40-0 are member compositions selected each quarter through staff picks and different services provided to active members. The services include: NSAI's Song Evaluation Service, Workshops, Online Pitch and Mentoring Sessions.

HOW TO VOTE ON THE NSAI TOP 40 SONGS: Hit the green thumbs up button to vote for a song and show that you like it. Voting is limited to one vote per song but you can vote for as many songs as you would like. (NOTE: There can only be one vote cast per IP address per song. Trying to cast more than one vote per IP address will actually remove your previous vote!) The song listing is randomized with each visit to the page so they appear in a different order each time. Songs can be voted on by NSAI members and the public.


"MESS IT UP" SONG RELEASE - MATT ROGERS "RICHEST PLACE ON EARTH" EP

"Mess It Up" (Country)

The song, "Mess It Up", written by Betsy Walter, Matt Rogers & Steve Mitchell, appears on Matt Rogers' EP release, "Richest Place On Earth" as track #4!! The EP was released on May 26, 2017 and is available at all online digital music retailers. A CD, which includes two bonus tracks, is available for purchase at all live Matt Rogers' shows and at http://www.mattrogerscountry.com/.

iTunes - http://tinyurl.com/itunesMattRogersEP
Amazon - http://tinyurl.com/AmazonMattRogersEP
Google Play - http://tinyurl.com/GooglePlayMattRogersEP
Spotify - http://tinyurl.com/SpotifyMattRogersEP1


"BE NICE" WINS GLOBAL PEACE SONG AWARD

The BE NICE song was announced a winner in the Global Peace Song Awards in the Hip Hop category, as both Jury Voting winner and Public Voting winner! The announcement was made on August 15-16, 2016, by GPSA via video and press releases:

GPSA YOUTUBE VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT
https://youtu.be/tpLCmXxVoUE

GPSA PRESS RELEASE:
http://tinyurl.com/hqa3zs5

GPSA UPDATED PRESS RELEASE:
http://tinyurl.com/hauqky3

The song was written and produced by Betsy Walter and Kenny Lamb to support Williamson County Schools' (Williamson County, Tennessee) anti-bullying, prokindness campaign and help proliferate a culture of kindness in the Williamson County Schools.

The BE NICE song has over 200,000 plays - approaching 1/4 million plays - on SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/betsy-walter-songs/be-nice

The song is available on iTunes http://tinyurl.com/nebzjkx and all digital music retailers.


"BE NICE" - FINALIST GLOBAL PEACE SONG AWARDS

The song "BE NICE" has been named finalist in the 2016 Global Peace Song Awards!! The song was written by Betsy Walter & Kenny Lamb for the antibullying, prokindness campaign for Williamson County Schools​, which started as a Fairview High School​ motto and public service announcement against cyberbullying. "Be Nice" grew into a county-wide campaign and now is global-wide with the finalist designation in the Global Peace Song Awards.

1) Vote Now! Click this link- http://tinyurl.com/LIKE-BeNice -LIKE the GPSA Facebook POST to vote for BE NICE for the OVERALL GPSA "Social Media Award"! The most overall Facebook "likes" wins the Global Peace Song Awards "Social Media Award".
2) Vote Now! Go to http://www.globalpeacesongawards.org/ to vote in the HIP HOP Category for BE NICE for the GPSA "Fans Choice Award"! All voters must register to place vote. The most votes per song (in each category) and the Finalist (in each category) wins the Global Peace Song Awards "Fans Choice Award".

Listen to BE NICE https://soundcloud.com/betsy-walter-songs/be-nice

Buy the song at:
iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/be-nice-williamson-county/id973660093
CDBaby http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/williamsoncountyschools
Amazon MP3 http://tinyurl.com/pd7x2qs


"THE SOUND OF CHRISTMAS" SINGLE!!

New Christmas single release!
"The Sound of Christmas" (Holiday, Jazz, Pop)
Betsy Walter & Vince Constantino
December 15, 2015
Songwriters: Betsy Walter & Vince Constantino
Producers: Betsy Walter & Vince Constantino
"Fun, snappy, jazzy, good time!! "The Sound of Christmas" sounds like a timeless Christmas holiday classic from the golden era of all the favorites!!"
Take a listen, grab a download and add to your holiday jams if you like it!
Available at iTunes, CDBaby, Spotify, Google Play, Apple Music, Amazon and other online digital retailers. Some links follow:
iTunes - http://tinyurl.com/jjgf5m5
CDBaby - http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/betsywaltervinceconstant
Google Play - http://tinyurl.com/zeucpt5


TWO NEW SINGLES RELEASED!

1. "300 Horses In A One Horse Town" (Country Rock)
Clint Olson
November 17, 2015
Songwriters: Jerry Vandiver & Mark Elliott
Producer: Betsy Walter
Available at all Online Digital Retailers
iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/300-horses-in-one-horse-town/id1059509217
Amazon - http://tinyurl.com/jlajesa
CDBaby - http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/clintolson
GooglePlay - http://tinyurl.com/zjdg9jr


2. "Lost Without You Lord (Live at the Grove)" (Contemporary Christian/Gospel)
Betsy Walter & Aspen Grove Praise Team
September 5, 2015
Songwriters: Betsy Walter & Antonia Venezia
Producer: Betsy Walter
Available at all Online Digital Retailers
iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/lost-without-you-lord-live/id1037107125
Amazon - http://www.amazon.com/Lost-Without-Lord-Live-Grove/dp/B014WAQ552
CDBaby - http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/betsywalter2


TWO SINGLES & VIDEO RELEASED

1. Single Release! - The song "Be Nice" (Pop/Hip-Hop/R&B), https://www.musicxray.com/xrays/1503654 written and produced by Betsy Walter & Kenny Lamb (Justin Timberlake, Jason Aldean, Backstreet Boys), was released March 1, 2015. It is the song accompanying the Williamson County School's theme to create a culture of kindness in the school district. Awesome 5-star reviews on iTunes!! And celebrity support of the BE NICE movement (Hunter Hayes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uk-eLsIQiAc, Keith Urban, Eddie George, Wynonna, Luke Bryan, Craig Stevens and more...) Listen to the song here https://www.musicxray.com/xrays/1503654. See WCS video here https://youtu.be/OE4GI5ZIaKk. Read about BE NICE at WCS here http://www.wcs.edu/about/be-nice
Buy the song at:
iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/be-nice-williamson-county/id973660093
CDBaby http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/williamsoncountyschools
Google Play http://tinyurl.com/q3gwc97
Amazon MP3 http://tinyurl.com/pd7x2qs

2. Video and Single Release! - The official "Pieces Of Jesus" (gospel) video https://youtu.be/uUh3U_DZShI and single are here!!! They were released in April 2015. The amazing, beautiful video was conceived, directed and produced by Dan Klepper http://www.danklepperart.com/. The song was written by Betsy Walter, Carlos St. Omer, and Kenny Lamb and produced by Betsy Walter & Kenny Lamb. See the video and listen to the song at YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUh3U_DZShI and GodTube http://www.godtube.com/watch/?v=0C1F1FNU.
Buy the song at:
iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/pieces-jesus-songdriven-single/id988816906
CDBaby http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/songdriven1
Google Play http://tinyurl.com/nzp3xrp
Amazon MP3 http://tinyurl.com/nknwjvh

Both the songs and video are SongDriven Media http://songdrivenmedia.com/ releases. SongDriven is the innovative company dedicated to songwriters and the great songs they write that never get heard because there aren't enough artists to cut those songs. SongDriven created the solution! In 2013, SongDriven, founded by Andrea Standley & Kenny Lamb, introduced to the music and radio industry, the new "hits without artists" Song Format. This new song format markets and promotes songs to radio and mainstream without associating the songs to a particular artist. SongDriven is only about the Song and the Songwriter. Read about SongDriven Media here. http://songdrivenmedia.com/ The first of many multi-genre releases by SongDriven Media was the CD album, SongDriven Christian Vol. 1, http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/songdriven available at iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/songdriven-christian-vol.-1/id694130621, CDBaby http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/songdriven, and other online retail outlets.


"BE NICE" SONG DEBUTS AT RADIO

The song, "Be Nice (Williamson County Schools)", was released March 1, 2015. Written and produced by Betsy Walter & Kenny Lamb, the song will debut on WOS Radio every day this week on the "What's on my iPod" radio show, Mon-Fri, April 20-24, 4 PM (CST). You can help spread the positive message by clicking ThumbsUp while the song plays and help move it into Top 20! "Be Nice" plays at about 4:40 PM (CST) each day. You can listen and ThumbsUp here: http://streamdb5web.securenetsystems.net/v5/WOSRADIO/

"Be Nice (Williamson County Schools)" is the song accompanying the WCS theme to create a culture of kindness in the school district. You may read about the BE NICE movement at WCS here: http://www.wcs.edu/about/be-nice/

The song is available at these retail outlets:

CDBaby
http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/williamsoncountyschools/

iTunes
http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/be-nice-williamson-county/id973660093/

Google Play
http://tinyurl.com/q3gwc97

Amazon MP3
http://tinyurl.com/q3ehob6


"JUST FRIENDS" SONG RELEASE - ADAM DOLEAC BAND "DREAMCATCHER" & CONTEST NEWS!

"Just Friends"-written by Betsy Walter & Adam Doleac

Semi-Finalist-ISC International Songwriting Competition

Top 20 Finalist-Steinberg Finals Songwriting Competition

Semi-Finalist-UK Songwriting Contest-Country Category

The song is released on DREAMCATCHER (DELUXE EDITION)-Adam Doleac Band. This is the most recent and third release by the Adam Doleac Band, is ONLY available in the ADBShop and/or at a LIVE performance! This 15 song LP includes both DreamCatcher Vol.1, DreamCatcher Vol. 2, AND both singles released in 2014, "Kissin' You While I Can" & "I Put It On Ya" - See more at:

http://www.adamdoleac.com


WINNER! - SONGWRITING COMPETITION RESULTS

Betsy Walter was the WINNER in the Ballads "can" (category) in the Broadjam 6-Pack Songwriting Competition. Her three winning songs were:
"Find My Place" - Betsy Walter, Louise Isackson, Vince Constantino; vocalist Vanessa Bransan
"Healing" - Betsy Walter; vocalist Betsy Walter
"Two Story House" - Betsy Walter, Rebecca Walker-Jones, Tucker Bouler; vocalist Paul Gaehring

Betsy Walter & Adam Doleac's song "Just Friends" was a SEMI-FINALIST in the UK Songwriting Competition.

Betsy Walter was TOP 20 FINALIST in the STEINBERG FINALS COMPETITION with the following songs:
"Just Friends" - Betsy Walter & Adam Doleac; vocalist Adam Doleac
"Lips On Mine" - Betsy Walter & Paul Gaehring; vocalist Paul Gaehring
"Find My Place" - Betsy Walter, Louise Isackson, Vince Constantino; vocalist Vanessa Bransan


NEWS! TONIGHT! FEATURED ON RADIO!

NEWS! TONIGHT! FEATURED ON RADIO! Tune in this Sunday night, Nov 2, 8:00 PM CDT, Angel 95 KHCA (http://angel95.irdb.fm or smartphone app "ANGEL 95 KHCA") for "Off The Grid" program featured interview with songwriter/producer, Betsy Walter, and songs from SongDriven Media's release, SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1 (http://www.songdrivenmedia.com). Songs "Pieces Of Jesus" (Betsy Walter/Carlos St. Omer/Kenny Lamb), "Homesick Angel" (Christopher DeMaria/Julianne Buccino), "How We Live" (Andrea Standley) set to air!

Angel 95 - The Best in Today's Christian Music
http://angel95.irdb.fm/
http://www.angel95fm.com/
KHCA (95.3 FM) "Angel 95" is a Contemporary Christian Music formatted radio station licensed to Wamego, Kansas.


BETSY WALTER'S CO-WRITER, ADAM DOLEAC'S SONY SHOWCASE

"...right here, right now, I'm about to give in, with every little touch you got me jumping right out of my skin...."
For those of you who missed it, here's Betsy's fantastic co-writer, Adam Doleac's Sony Showcase clip! So good, so good, so good! Share it y'all!!!! Move it along!!! https://t.co/9De4JGWcSb


TONIGHT!!-FEATURED ON RADIO ANGEL 95 FM

NEWS!!! FEATURED ON RADIO!!! Tune in TONIGHT!!-Sunday night, June 29, 8PM CDT, Angel 95 KHCA http://angel95.irdb.fm/ or smartphone app "ANGEL 95 KHCA" - Google Play Store/iTunes App Store) for "Off The Grid" featured interview with SongDriven Media co-founder, Kenny Lamb http://www.songdrivenmedia.com. Songs - "Lost Without You Lord" (Betsy Walter/Antonia Venezia), "Pieces Of Jesus" (Betsy Walter/Carlos St. Omer/Kenny Lamb), "The Lord's Prayer" (Carlos St. Omer), from SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1 album set to air!

Angel 95 - The Best in Today's Christian Music
http://angel95.irdb.fm/
http://www.angel95fm.com/
Sunday, June 29, 8PM CDT, featured interview with SongDriven Media co-founder, Kenny Lamb, on "Off The Grid" show. Songs - "Lost Without You Lord", "Pieces Of Jesus", "The Lord's Prayer" from SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1


ALBUM RELEASE!! SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1

Betsy Walter's songs, #1-PIECES OF JESUS (co-writers Carlos St. Omer, Kenny Lamb) and #8-LOST WITHOUT YOU LORD (co-writer Antonia Venezia), appear on the debut release by SongDriven Media - SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1. Walter co-wrote and produced the two songs and they can be heard at SongDriven Media's AirPlay Direct page: http://www.airplaydirect.com/music/songdriven

SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1, a collection of powerful and inspiring contemporary Christian and Gospel songs, is available at these digital outlets:

iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/songdriven-christian-vol.-1/id694130621?uo=4
CD Baby - http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/songdriven
Amazon - http://tinyurl.com/zlg3g9o

SONGDRIVEN CHRISTIAN VOL. 1, released August 30, 2013, is the first of several multi-genre releases from SongDriven Media, which introduces to the music and radio industry, a new "hits without artists" Song Format. This new song format markets and promotes songs to radio and mainstream without associating the songs to a particular artist. The entire release brings prime songs and songwriters into the mainstream and is only about the Song and the Songwriter (read more about it here: http://www.songdrivenmedia.com