Did You Know: “My Maria” By B.W. Stevenson
The ‘Tickets @ 2’ song for today is “My Maria” by B.W. Stevenson, released in 1973.
The B.W. “Buck Wheat” was a singer/songwriter from Dallas, Texas who died in 1988 at the age of 38. “My Maria,” features Larry Carlton on guitar.
A 1996 cover version by Brooks & Dunn was a huge Country hit, going to #1 and was named by Billboard as the Country Song of the Year.
When we play it between two and three we’ll take caller #7 to win a 4-Pack of Hopper tickets to Legoland and Sea Life to have fun at Brick-Or-Treat party nights. Call in at 1-800-232-KRTH (5784).