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 WHAT'S BEEN HAPPENING IN DON'S WORLD!!!

12 SEP 2017

What a night!! Don was so happy to get VIP seats at Vince Gills TIMEJUMPERS show - and to top it off the man himself was there. Of course Don got as many photos as he could!

timejumpers concert

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vince gill

11 SEP 2017

Don going 'live' on Facebook tonight with great mate Howie Garoutte

10 SEP 2017

Having a blast so far - hanging out at the Nashville Palace for the night with great friends and watching Jimmy Parker perform.

8 SEP 2017

Don is back where the magic happens - at KLP Recording studio under the expert production of Mr Kenny Lee - cfreating some more ear candy just for you!!

5 SEP 2017

Well Don and Alan are having a blast on their cross country journey from LA to Nashville. They are currently due to hit Nashville tomorrow!

Baker, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Coconino, Williams, Winslow, Albuquerque, Texas, Muskogee, Branson... heres some photos of the journey so far!

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grand canyontexas

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28 AUG 2017

And he's off!! To the U S of A!!!!!

Look out Nashville - here comes The Don!! (Accompanied by Alan Percy!!)

23 AUG 2017

Still hanging in there on the Australian Country tracks Charts

Better in Heaven - #22

22 AUG 2017

Don has been nominated in the 2017 Tasmanian Independent Country Music Awards

or the National Award category of 'Most Popular Male Performer'

'Country Album Of The Year' (with 90 Proof)

'Songwriter of the Year'

'Most Popular Song of the Year' (with Better in Heaven)

14 Aug 2017

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Better In Heaven is number 1 in the Top 40 singles for the week 15 - 21 June

Don Allen is Number 12 in the Top 200 artist for the week 15 - 21 June

11 AUG 2017

Better In Heaven - #8

Tasmanian Country Music chart Top 40

10 AUG 2017

Better In Heaven - #5!!!!

Australian Country Tracks Chart

26 JUL 2017

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 6 in the Top 200 artist for the week 8 - 14 June

Better In Heaven is number 2 in the Top 40 singles for the week 8 - 14 June

How Can I Beleive In You is number 6 in the Top 40 Singles for the week 8 - 14 June

19 JUL 2017

Here's some great photos of Don's little tour up to Cooroy and Hervey Bay:

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lone star gig

the don bus 2

17 JUL 2017

Better In Heaven has moved to #15

German Country Music Airplay Charts

14 JUL 2017

Better In Heaven has just debuted at #8!!!!

Australian Country Tracks Chart

12 JUL 2017

Don is so honoured, today he has been asked back as a guest artist for this years Tasmanian Country Music Awards!!! Great stuff - and of course he said YES!

20 JUN 2017

Wow!! Better In Heaven has just debuted at #40

 German Country Music Airplay Charts

11 JUN 2017

Do You Believe Me Now - #1

Australian Country Radio Network Top 40 Countdown

26 MAY 2017

Don has some fantastic shows coming up!! First up Cooroy RSL on 14 July, Then Hervey Bay Hotel 15 July, then the big one at the Lonestar Tavern in Mermaid Waters on 28 July!!!

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24 MAY 2017

He's been nominated!!!! Awesome stuff Don!! Josie Awards here he comes! Watch out USA - The Don is coming to town!!

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22 MAY 2017

Wow Don is now at Number 3 of the Top 40 Singles with How Can I believe In You and number 13 Top 200 artists on Joyce Ramgatie's International Mainstream Country Music Charts

18 MAY 2017

Don's still hanging in the Australlian Country tracks Charts at number 31! Thanks to all his fans requesting and the fabulous DJs spinning!

13-15 MAY 2017

Don had an absolute blast at the BAY OF ISLANDS COUNTRY ROCK FESTIVAL 2017!! Great crowds and great venues and great catching up with many many other NZ fantastic NZ country artists - not to mention the glorious Bay of Islands itself!

Looking forward to the 2018 festival!! Thanks Shirley May!

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26 APR 2017

SO COOL .... NUMBER 10 IN THE TOP 200 ARTISTS AND NUMBER 4 IN THE TOP 40 SINGLES for How Can I Believe In You - Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet)

21 APR 2017

How Can I Believe in You is now Number 8 on the Aussie Country TracksChart!

19 APR 2017

Charting all over the place now with HOW CAN I BELIEVE IN YOU. New entry on the German Country Music Airplay Charts at #25

15 APR 2017

NUMBER 72 IN THE TOP 200 ARTISTS AND NUMBER 17 IN THE TOP 40 SINGLESfor How Can I Believe In You - Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet)

15 APR 2017

WOW WOW WOW How Can I Believe In You is now number 1 in the Top 40 Country Music show on Tasmania’s 98.9 TYGA FM!!!

7 APR 2017

Heading for number 1 but sitting at number 3 on TYGA 98.9FM Top 40 chart!

5 APR 2017

Debuting at number 10 on the Australian Country tracks Charts!! HOW CAN I BELIEVE IN YOU!!

26 MAR 2017

Great show today at the Te Aroha Country Music Club – with Don’s very good friends Alan Percy and Tracy Davis – he also was privileged to sing a duet with his daughter Rosanna – a request from the audience – Let It Be Me

25 MAR 2017

Don performed at the Thames Country Music Festival

18 MAR 2017

How Can I Believe In You has debuted at number 15 in the Top 40 Country Music show on Tasmania’s 98.9 TYGA FM!!!

13 MAR 2017

Don will be the guest artist at Te Aroha Country Music Club later this month

12 MAR2017

Dons next song for promotion is        HOW CAN I BELIEVE IN YOU

25 FEB 2017

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 4

30 JAN 2017

Don playing a show at the Kootingal Caravan Park just out of Tamworth with Michelle Walker – she was also the first to sign his special celebrity signature wall inside his tour bus!

22 JAN 2017

Off on a Tamworth roadtrip for the annual festival!

16 DEC 2016

Don attended to Australian Songwriter’s Association 2016 Songwriting Awards with his daughter Rosanna who had a Top 30 nomination for an award.

28 NOV 2016

FROM THE TASMANIAN COUNTYR MUSIC AWARDS:

The Tasmanian Country Music Awards are alive and well. Judging from the response of the crowd and the list of such a talented lineup of artists who each put on a fantastic show, and combined with the fabulous TYGA FM Radio and it's host Mr Nigel Jones, these awards are going to grow and grow into something huge and will benefit Tasmanian Country Music immensely. Congratulations Nigel on having the foresight and the courage to stage these awards. With you at the front and delegated people to help take the pressure off you and help you organise it, they will only get bigger and better. Also, a huge congratulations must also go to Allan Caswell for his professionalism and fine job in taking the role of MC for the show. Well done to all concerned. Can't wait to see you all next year.

26 NOV 2016

Don was presented with an award plaque t the Tasmania Country Music Awards for In The Ghetto being the number 1 single on their charts in December 2015

26 NOV 2016

When Will We Learn is now number 2 in the Top 40 Country Music show on Tasmania’s 98.9 TYGA FM!!! GO Don Go!!!!

28 OCT 2016

When Will We Learn is now number 6 in the Top 40 Country Music show on Tasmania’s 98.9 TYGA FM!!!

25 OCT 2016

Don was invited to the Tauranga Country Music Club’s 40th Star Awards reunion and enjoyed so much, catching up with so many old faces. To my good friends, Janice and Mike Roughan, you guys organised this so well.. It sure was a credit to you. Thank you once again and take care till next time we meet.

20 OCT 2016

When Will We Learn is now number 7 in the Top 40 Country Music show on Tasmania’s 98.9 TYGA FM!!!

19 OCT 2016

FANTASTIC NEWS!

Don Allen is a finalist in the Tasmanian Independent Country Music Awards!!! In the National Awards category - Country Album of the year with 90 Proof and Most Popular Male Performer.

Now he needs your help - public voting is now open. Please click the link below and follow the instructions to vote for Don.

http://ticma.com.au/awards/index.html

10 OCT 2016

90 PROOF - the album will soon be available for online purchase through iTunes, CD Baby, Google etc!!!

Such great album!

WATCH THIS SPACE!!

29 SEP 2016

Don will be a guest artist at the Tasmania Country Music Awards!!!

2 SEP 2016

WHEN WILL WE LEARN - video clip

https://youtu.be/191oCl7CVn0

1 SEP 2016

WHEN WILL WE LEARN has made its debut this week onto the Australian Country Tracks Chart at number 30!!!

A great achievement! Thank you to all those fantastic Aussie DJs for spinning WHEN WILL WE LEARN in your shows!

www.countrytrackschart.com.au

26 AUG 2016

When Will We Learn has entered the Top 40 Country Music show on Tasmania’s 98.9 TYGA FM debuting at number 20!!!

10 AUG 2016

New release to radio off 90 Proof – Don’s very own WHEN WILL WE LEARN! Wby Don and his good friends Michael Head and Jason Byrne - WHEN WILL WE LEARN is a thought provoking upbeat country rock song about mother earth and our polluting ways.

Available for purchase now on iTunes, GooglePlay and all other digital distributors!

 

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9 JUL 2016

What a great receptive crowd at Cactus Jacks in Waipawa NZ – a fun night had by all!

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19 JUN 2016

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 17 in the Top 200 artist for the week 15 – 21 May

What If is number 35 in the Top 40 singles for the week 15 – 21 May

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

 

17 JUN 2016

Don had a fantastic show at the Lonestar Tavern, Mermaid Waters!! Great guest artist and a great, responsive crowd!

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14 JUN 2016

IndieRock 101 Nashville Weekly Top 40 countdown:

Don Allen – What IF – number 38

https://www.facebook.com/IndieRock101Nashville?pnref=story.unseen-section

 

13 JUN 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 7

www.clayscountry.com

 

31 MAY 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 7

www.clayscountry.com

 

25 MAY 2016

Don Allen has been nominated for awards in two categories in the Josie Music Awards:

Male Artist of the Year

Entertainer of the Year

http://www.josiemusicawards.com/2016-official-nominees.html

 

23 MAY 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 5

www.clayscountry.com

 

9 MAY 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 7

www.clayscountry.com

 

9 MAY 2016

Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

WHAT IF – Number 26

www.countrytrackschart.com.au

 

26 APR 2016

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 3 in the Top 200 artist for the week 1 – 7 April

What If is number 1 in the Top 40 singles for the week 1 – 7 April

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

 

25 APR 2016

Independent Hot Country Music Chart (UK chart):

What If – Number 1

http://www.clayscountry.com/ihcmc/index.php

 

14 APR 2016

Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

WHAT IF – Number 17

www.countrytrackschart.com.au

 

9 APR 2016

Ray McCoy’s Weekly Top 20 – 88.9FM Tamworth

What If – Number 18

 

4 APR 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 2

www.clayscountry.com

 

29 MAR 2016

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 1 in the Top 200 artist for the week 8 – 14 March

What If is number 1 in the Top 40 singles for the week 8 – 14 March

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

What a fantastic achievement!!!

29 MAR 2016

Independent Hot Country Music Chart (UK chart):

What If – Number 2

http://www.clayscountry.com/ihcmc/index.php

 

28 MAR 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 6

www.clayscountry.com

 

28 MAR 2016

Ray McCoy’s Weekly Top 20 – 88.9FM Tamworth

What If – Number 20

 

25 MAR 2016

Tasmania’s Weekly Top 20 – TYGA FM 98.9

What If – number 20

 

25 MAR 2016

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 4 in the Top 200 artist for the week 1-7 March

What If is number 4 in the Top 40 singles for the week 22 – 29 March

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

 

24 MAR 2016

Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

WHAT IF – Number 4!!

www.countrytrackschart.com.au

 

23 MAR 2016

Independent Hot Country Music Chart (UK chart):

What If – Number 1

http://www.clayscountry.com/ihcmc/index.php

 

21 MAR 2016

Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 5

www.clayscountry.com

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19 MAR 2016

Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

WHAT IF – Debut at Number 23!!

10 MAR 2016

Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 10 in the Top 200 artist for the week 22-29 February

What If is number 4 in the Top 40 singles for the week 22 – 29 February

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

Don’s words: “PROUD AS PUNCH.. Number 10 on top 200 artists and number 4 on top 40 single. Thank yo so much to everybody .. luv y'all xxxx”

24 FEB 2016 - Independent Hot Country Music Chart (UK chart):

No One Loves Here Anymore – Number 1!!!

http://ihcmc.co.uk/originals.php#topofpage

24 FEB 2016 - Cashbox Magazine - Traditional Country/Outlaw, Rockabilly chart (USA chart):

Talkin’ Dirty is still sitting at number 7!!

http://www.cashboxmagazine.com/cashbox-charts.html

22 FEB 2016 - Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 20 in the Top 200 artist for the week 1-7 February

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

22 FEB 2016 - Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 1!!

www.clayscountry.com

15 FEB 2016 - Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 9!!

www.clayscountry.com

15 FEB 2016 - Joyce Ramgatie International Mainstream Country Music Chart (internet):

Don Allen is Number 5 in the Top 200 artist for the week

Talkin Dirty is number 4 in the Top 40 singles for the week

http://members.boardhost.com/joyce-ramgatie/

10 FEB 2016 - Don performed at the Kedron Wavell Services Club in Chermside, Brisbane today – what a great crowd! Encore!! Encore!!! He had a blast and cant wait to get back there again!

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09 FEB 2016 - Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 1!!

www.clayscountry.com

02 FEB 2016 - Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 6!!

www.clayscountry.com

02 FEB 2016 - Independent Hot Country Music Chart (UK chart):

No One Loves Here Anymore – Number 13

http://ihcmc.co.uk/originals.php#topofpage

26 JAN 2016 - Paul Mac’s Super Indie Show – Hamilton Radio (New Jersey, USA)

Most requested Artist of the Week

Don Allen – number 41

22 JAN 2016 - Tasmania’s Weekly Top 40 – TYGA FM 98.9

In The Ghetto – Number 12

20 JAN 2016 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

In The Ghetto – Number 13

16 - 26 JAN 2016 - 2016 TAMWORTH COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL!!

Don had a great time performing his show at Tamworth South Bowlo with Grazy's Country, and in Melissa Robertson's Songwriter Showcase. He also tried his hand at a little busking on Peel Street as well as taking part in the Cavalcade.

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9 JAN 2016 - Tasmania’s Weekly Top 40 – TYGA FM 98.9

In The Ghetto – Number 8

6 JAN 2016 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

In The Ghetto – Number 7

31 DEC 2015 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

In The Ghetto – Number 12

29 DEC 2015 - Soundclick.com

Talkin Dirty – Number 1 out of 67000 songs!!!

14 DEC 2015 - Clays Country Radio Weekly Top 10 most requested Artist:

Don Allen number 9!!

www.clayscountry.com

DECEMBER 2015 - Don had a two page editorial spread in the Country Capital News!

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3 DEC 2015 - Cashbox Magazine - Traditional Country/Outlaw, Rockabilly chart (USA chart):

Talkin’ Dirty - number 7!!

http://www.cashboxmagazine.com/cashbox-charts.html

27 NOV 2015 - Soundclick.com

Talkin Dirty – Number 1 out of 67000 songs

In The Ghetto – Number 1 in Cover songs category

5 NOV 2015 - OZCMR countdown

Talkin’ Dirty – Number 18

28 OCT 2015 - VRadio Nashville- Top 40 Countdown

Talkin’ Dirty  - Number 8

OCTOBER 2015 - IN THE GHETTO – the second single of the new 90 PROOF album officially released!

In The Ghetto lowres

21 OCT 2015 - VRadio Nashville- Top 40 Countdown

Talkin’ Dirty  - Number 11

10 OCT 2015 - Ray McCoy’s weekly Top 20 Countdown on Tamworth 88.9fm

Talkin’ Dirty – Number 9

7 OCT 2015 - VRadio Nashville- Top 40 Countdown

Do You Believe Me Now - Number 9

3 OCT 2015 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

Talkin Dirty – Number 14

2 OCT 2015 - Clays Country Radio AWARDS

Don Allen – ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR 2015!!!!

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1 OCT 2015 - VRadio Nashville- Top 40 Countdown

Do You Believe Me Now – DEBUT Number 33

25 SEP 2015 - Ray McCoy’s weekly Top 20 Countdown on Tamworth 88.9fm

Talkin’ Dirty – Number 2!!!

18 SEP 2015 - Ray McCoy’s weekly Top 20 Countdown on Tamworth 88.9fm

Talkin’ Dirty – Number 4

17 SEP 2015 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

Talkin Dirty – Number 23

11 SEP 2015 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

Talkin Dirty – Number 33

11 SEP 2015 - Ray McCoy’s weekly Top 20 Countdown on Tamworth 88.9fm

Talkin’ Dirty – Number 10

27 AUG 2015 - Country Tracks Chart TOP 40 (Australia)

Talkin Dirty – DEBUT Number 38

AUGUST 2015 - TALKIN’ DIRTY – the first single of the new 90 PROOF album officially released!

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