Uploaded on Apr 25, 2011
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"Life Shines (The 30A Song)" was written by Bryan Kennedy and 30A's Mike Ragsdale, the song is a tribute to the place they call home: Florida's Scenic Highway 30A.
Kennedy (www.bryanswebsite.com) is a prolific singer, songwriter, actor, playwright, producer, novelist, director and entrepreneur who has toured with the likes of Garth Brooks, and even wrote three of Brooks' #1 hits including "Good Ride Cowboy," "The Beaches of Cheyenne" and "American Honky Tonk Bar Association."
"Life Shines (The 30A Song)" was produced in Nashville by two-time GRAMMY award-winner Gordon Kennedy, along with one of Nashville's most talented studio players, Blair Masters. Gordon Kennedy is a singer-songwriter, guitarist and record producer who has written songs for Eric Clapton, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Hornsby, Reba McEntire, Jewel, Amy Grant, Kenny Loggins and countless other artists. Gordon's "Change the World" song (co-written with Tommy Sims and Wayne Kirkpatrick) won a GRAMMY and became a #1 Billboard Hit for Eric Clapton. He also received GRAMMYs for producing and writing guitar legend Peter Frampton's Now and Fingerprints albums, and he co-produced Ricky Skaggs' latest CD, Mosaic.
"30A.com has exploded," said Southern Living. "What started as a way for a family to welcome friends has become an important Gulf Coast tourism tool."
The company's growing network includes 30A.com, SouthWalton.com, 30Arentals.com, 30Arealestate.com, 30Aclassifieds.com, 30A iPhone, 30A Android, Grayton.com and 30A Facebook, with over 175,000 fans. Official 30A® products are sold in local stores and at 30Agear.com.
The company gives away its famous 30A stickers for free in local businesses, with all donation box revenue supporting Alaqua Animal Refuge. Over $45,000 has been raised for for the charity to-date.
"You've probably seen them — round, blue '30A' stickers — adorning cars on highways all over the South," said Southern Living. "More than a quarter of a million are now strewn throughout the planet and spotted in places as far afield as Afghanistan, Uruguay and Iceland."
Featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, Florida Trend and InformationWeek, 30A's "local guide" business model, TownWizard, has spread to over 150 markets worldwide.
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