Join us this week as we welcome country music singer songwriter, Irlene Mandrell. Hailing from Corpus Christi, TX., Irlene is the youngest sister of the world famous country trio, The Mandrell Sisters. Irlene and her sisters come from a musical family. She began playing the drums professionally when she was eleven. Irlene is a Country Music Hall of Fame Walkway of Stars inductee. She has received many awards including two comedy acts of the year awards from Music City News. However, music isn't the only thing Irlene has had successful careers with. Irlene also entertained as an actress, model and spokesperson. Her first television series was Barbara Mandrell and The Mandrell Sisters which aired on NBC. Once the show ended Irlene continued to appear on TV with guest appearances on game shows and talk shows. Later on, Irlene starred in the series Hee Haw for eight years. Today, Irlene continues with her music career with some guest stars of her own, her children. Irlene still writes and sings music in the Nashville area and recently released her new single "We Will Stand". We will talk to Irlene about her upcoming schedule, get a behind the scenes look at her music, feature her latest songs, and ask her to share her message for the troops. Please be sure to visit Irlene Mandrell at http://www.irlenemandrell.com/ and spread the word. Fans are welcome to call in and speak live with Irlene during the show (718) 766-4193. If you would like to participate in the live chat during the show, you must sign up on the show site first and then log in during the show. And as always we will give shout outs to our deployed military listeners. Be sure to join us, Sunday 7/12/2015 at 4 PM EDT! Our message to the troops: WE do what we do, because YOU do what you do.