The 2023 Kosse Homecoming Street Dance
features 3 great artists!
Bob Wills' Texas Playboys under the direction of Jason Roberts will headline the 2023 Kosse Homecoming Street Dance. Bob Wills was born in the Eutaw area of Kosse in 1905. Kosse is celebrating the 90th anniversary of the establishment of Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys in Waco, Texas in 1933.
Today, the Bob Wills sound continues, as big and bright and brassy as ever. The newest Texas Playboys aggregation is led by two-time Grammy winner Roberts, hand-picked by both the Wills estate and Leon Rausch, whose nearly two decades in the famed western-swing band Asleep at the Wheel.
James Carothers - Nashville honky-tonk crooner, James Carothers, is best known for his stone-country originals and spot-on impressions of some of country music's greatest icons. James has opened for Alan Jackson, Ricky Skaggs, Trace Adkins, The Charlie Daniels Band, Mickey Gilley, Dustin Lynch, Cody Johnson, Ben Haggard, Joe Diffie and the Kentucky Headhunters. He received a standing ovation following his Grand Ole Opry debut at the Ryman Auditorium in January 2020.
Diamondback Texas - Diamondback Texas is a "Texas Country" band......not to be confused with a "Texas Music" band. You can expect a full-on rock show mixed with foot stompin' country from Texas favorites like Billy Joe Shaver and Willie Nelson. Their unique approach and stage show are unrivaled in the region
Bring your chairs... coolers are welcome. Enjoy lots of food and a full array of soft drinks, beer and coolers.