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Look for Kristy's song, "Kick Down The Door" as the title cut off the upcoming CD release from recording artist Kate Russell.
Kristy's song, "Beautiful Rain" is featured in the Australian realty show, "Battlefronts"
"Faith" has been recorded and released by Christian recording artist, Gina Tarajano
Kristy has two songs on pop/jazz singer, Heather Rigdon's new CD available on I-Tunes
Legendary singer and Grammy award winner, Patti Page, has recorded Kristy's song, "Little Did She Know" to be released on her upcoming Nov. 2008 Curb Records Release.
Kristy's song, "Paper Doll", co-written with Gail Swanson was recently featured in the ABC Disney movie, "The Initiation Of Sarah".
Kristy will be performing in New Jersey the evening of Sept. 11 and broadcasting live the morning of Sept. 11 from the Embassy Suites overlooking Ground Zero on WOR, the top talk radio show in the country, along with other ABC talk radio affiliates.
Kristy makes the cover of Yes Weekly Magazine as one of Greensboro, NC's most influential songwriters making a nationwide impact.
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Kristy's song, "June 17th", is
featured in the upcoming Dean Cain
Little did she know she touched so many
Allison King, Special to Go Triad (Thursday, March 10)
"Kristy Jackson is an angel in disguise.
Born with a talent for writing great songs, Jackson has simply used her gift for
kindness and good instead of profit. Yet she unquestionably knows her way around
the music business, and that has worked to her advantage."
To read more of this article, please
follow this link.
Kristy was recently recognized by the New York State Volunteer Ambulance and Rescue Association with a Certificate of Appreciation for her continued support
Kristy is currently working on a new CD which will include new songs, "One
Way To Love" and "The Best Seat In The House" along with 9 other new songs.
Kristy recently donated 1,000 CD Singles of Little Did She Know to the Flight 93 Memorial Chapel to use to raise funds for its continued operation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the families and victims of the
senseless violence our nation endured on Sept. 11, 2001. We grieve for the
survivors and those left behind and are only comforted by the thought that those
who lost their lives are safe in the embrace of God's arms. God bless all of
you. We will NEVER forget.
Please send a message and thank our brave and dedicated men and women serving in
the armed services of our military at: Reach Out And Touch A Hero. Keep them and
their families in your prayers at this critical time.
Kristy has won The Indie Pride Award for Best Songwriter On The Internet.
We'd like to thank Guideposts for sharing the message of "One Way To Love". Be
sure and go to
guidepostscares.com and sign up for their email newsletter.
"One Way To Love" was recently featured in an article in the
Raleigh News &
Observer, Raleigh, NC.
Kristy recently played in Nashville as part of the legendary Tin Pan South
series. Shown from left to right is Kristy, Kevin Fisher, Georgia Middleman,
Fred Wilhelm and in the back, an enthusiastic fan.
For those interested in talking about Kristy's music, leave a message at
Kristy's VH1 message board!
Kristy performs and lends her support to the NSAI Charlotte, NC chapter in
judging a songwriter contest where the winner was awarded an all expense paid
trip to Nashville to attend this year's Tin Pan South. Congratulations to the
winners: First Place: Skip Black, Second Place: Lindsay Wojcik and Third Place:
NOTE FROM KRISTY: Thank you to all of you who have kept my Dad and my family in
your prayers in the last year. They have been answered....
Sam Tinsley is healed.
My precious father went home to be with his Heavenly Father Thurs. Feb. 13 at
8am.... We spent the following weekend celebrating my Dad's remarkable life and
I'm so comforted to know he is healed and I will see him again and though we
left on this earth face an uncertain future....Daddy is safe and sound and
gathered in God's arms :)
And if you're very quiet.....you can hear a trumpet playing in heaven....and it
ain't Gabriel! ;)
Read the interview Kristy did with the great folks at
"Little Did She Know" wins
Just Plain Folks Tribute Song Of The Year 2002!
Thanks to Mark at
Tomorrow's Nashville for featuring Kristy as the artist of the
Our position on the video of "Little Did She Know" that is being distributed by
Link4u and unfortunate legal action.
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Kristy is honored by another state legislature recognizing the healing effects
of her song, "Little Did She Know". This time by the Senate of Pennsylvania and
her participation in the Hearts Of Steel Program by State Senator Jane Orie.
Fever Pitch Music has secured distribution in the Netherlands. Look for Kristy's
CD, Body & Soul, through Nash Music in Holland.
Kristy's new CD, Body & Soul, got a mention in the Jan. 21 issue of Country
Kristy was most recently invited by PA. State Senator Jane Orie to perform her
song, "Little Did She Know" at the check presentation from the
Hearts Of Steel
to the families of Fl. 93. Jane's Hearts Of Steel foundation presented the
families with a check for $1,000,000 towards a Memorial to be constructed in Shanksville, PA. to honor the victims of Fl. 93
Kristy was most recently honored by the
West Orange NJ First Aid Squad as they
made her an honorary member!
Kristy's Giant Stadium appearance on the TV show, "Life Moments" will be
rebroadcast on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2002. Check local listings for time and
place in your area or go to
Life Moments website and they can let you know what
station and time it will be appearing in your area as well.
Thank you all for your emails and continued prayers for Kristy's Dad :) He even
played his trumpet not long ago at a concert!
"Little Did She Know" - The
Official Website is here. Special thank you to Rob
at ozwebz for generously donating his time and talent and designing a beautiful
website for "Little Did She Know"'s journey to reside!!
Contact Rob if you need
Listen for "Little Did She Know" and Kristy's interviews with syndicated radio
John Tesh and
Valerie Smaldone's Spotlight on" on Sept. 11,
Sept. 9 and Sept. 8, 2002 respectively.
Look for Kristy's Giant Stadium appearance on the new television program, "Life
Moments" on Sept. 10 on your local stations.
Kristy will be with her friends at
WBLI in New York on Sept. 11, 2002.
Kristy has been invited by Pennsylvania Senator Jane Orie to be a part of an
upcoming press conference about the Shanksville Memorial and the
Hearts Of Steel
Kristy was recently honored in New Jersey when she was presented with an
Assembly Resolution from the New Jersey Legislature in recognition for her song,
"Little Did She Know (She'd Kissed A Hero)" and its healing effect since the
events of Sept. 11.
CONGRATULATIONS TO GAIL SWANSON winning The Hoku Award on May 21, 2002
(equivalent to the Hawaiian Grammys) for Best Rock Album Of The Year!!!!! Kristy
co-produced the rock side of this awesome double album. Check Gail's music out.
Thanks to all of you who've supported the song, "Little Did She Know", we're
excited to tell you that together, we've raised over $26,000 for Sept. 11
Disaster Aid Funds to date and that's just from CD sales!!!
"Little Did She Know" is being embraced worldwide with sales in every state of
the US as well as Australia, England, South America, South Bogota, Germany,
Italy, Ireland, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, British West Indies, Taiwan,
Israel, Portugal, and the Netherlands.
Kristy's songs have been chosen to be included on the Virgin Records Internet
Radio network on the Just Plain Folks channel.
Mon. Dec. 3 - She performed "Little Did She Know" on the CBS Early Show with
Bryant Gumbel and Jayne Clayson.
Click here to watch the video of at the CBS's
Sun. Dec. 2, Kristy will be performing "Little Did She Know" live during a
special tribute to Long Island firefighters at the Nassau Coliseum in Long
Island, NY as part of WBLI's Winter Jam 2001 with Jessica Simpson, Mandy Moore, LFO, Aaron Carter, Dream Street, Willa Ford and Blu Cantrell.
Oct. 30, Kristy and the remarkable journey of "Little Did She Know" appears on
the nationally syndicated series Inside Edition.
Radio stations across the country have given a voice to "Little Did She Know
(She'd Kissed A Hero)"
KJ's latest CD, "Blue Shades" has been nominated for the Just Plain Folks Blues
Album of the Year and "I Got It Bad" for Blues Song Of The Year, 2001.
Look for Kristy's song, "Take It Back" on
Reba McEntire's Greatest Hits #3 CD
hitting stores Oct. 23, 2001.