Time Is Right For ‘What About Now’

Posted in News on January 15, 2001

Songwriter Aaron Barker celebrated his seventh #1 song during a recent party at BMI Nashville; in fact, ""What About Now" spent five weeks at the top of the country charts. Recorded by Lonestar on their 3x-platinum BNA Records release Lonely Grill, "What About Now" is published by O-Tex Music and Barker's company, Blind Sparrow Music. Among Barker's other #1 hits are the George Strait classics "Love Without End, Amen," "Baby Blue,' "Easy Come, Easy Go," "I'd Like To Have That One Back," "I Know She Still Loves Me," and "I Can Still Make Cheyenne."

BMI's Harry Warner, Lonestar's Keech Rainwater, BNA's Joe Galante, Lonestar's Dean Sams and Michael Britt, writer Aaron Barker, O-Tex Music's Connie Woolsey and BMI's David Preston

Theresa Paul & Aaron Barker with longtime BMI friend Patsy Bradley

"What About Now" songwriters Ron Harbin, Aaron Barker and Anthony Smith with BMI's David Preston

Country In the Rockies buddies: BMI's Dennis DiTraglia, Aaron Barker, BMI's Tom Annastas and Kathy Crow

BMI's Harry Warner, songwriters Charlie Black ("Right On the Money") and Dana Hunt ("Write This Down"), O-Tex Music's Connie Woolsey, and BMI's David Preston


photos by Alan L. Mayor