Originally from Missouri, Bill Whyte is a songwriter, comedian, radio announcer, performer and more.
He’s recorded two comedy song album’s “Off The Wall” and “Leave Em’ Laughin”
His songwriting credits includes “Safe Haven” by Hillary Scott & The Scott Family that was included on the album “Love Remains” which won the Grammy for “Best Contemporary Christian Album of 2016, “Crickets, the title song on the Joe Nichols album, “Retired” by Ray Stevens, “Goin’ Ugly Early” by Cledus T. Judd, “Snowed In Christmas” by Linda Davis and many more.
He has won a CMA Award for Best Large Market Radio Personality, and was given the industry’s highest honor when he was inducted in the Country Radio Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2012. He is currently on air at WSM Radio in Nashville the radio home of the Grand Ole Opry.
Bill plays across the country with two songwriting trios. “Hits & Grins” with Steve Dean and Victoria Venier, and with “Evening In The Round” that includes Grammy winner Linda Davis and Lang Scott. This free event is presented by Lifelong Learning Institute and HSV POA Recreation Department.