A Platform for Ethnically and Culturally Inspired Music
11 times in the Global Top 40
About "Kentucky River Strong"
Kentucky River Strong is dedicated to the men, women, and children impacted by the devastating floods in eastern Kentucky - you are not alone.

#1 Country Song on the World Music Charts – September 2022
#1 Country Song on the World Music Charts - September 2022: North American


Charts are based on the total amount of times a track or a video has been played by website visitors and members on EthnoCloud.com, for a particular month.

Winner of Clouzine International Music Awards
Fall 2022 – Best Country Song


Local donations can be sent or delivered to:
Hickory Hill Recovery Center c/o Michael Nix
100 Recovery Way, Emmalena KY 41740
606 854 4414

Made possible by the caring Artists below and the Earamas Foundation, LLC, dedicated to helping to prevent alcohol and drug abuse with safe, accessible, patient-centric programs to transform lives with discovery, performance, and experience of the healing power of music as a complementary and integrative health approach for advancing and improving a whole person health and wellness framework.

When life hurts, music can help. If you are a Recovery Center and would like to know more, contact us to learn more. Also, you can share the experience of music with our web app below. Music for anyone, anytime, anywhere, on any device, for free.


Our Musical Process
This song is a work in process with artists across the country, in Colorado and in Kentucky. As always, your comments and contributions are appreciated as we develop the final versions(s), your voice matters to us!

Kentucky River Strong is targeted for Radio Play.
Kentucky River Strong - Anthem is targeted for Community participation and support [Coming Soon!]

Kentucky River Strong
© 2022 Gary Wayne Clark, all rights reserved.

American Roots Genre
American Roots encompasses all of the subgenres of the field (Americana, bluegrass, blues, folk, and regional roots) and puts the field in line with the pop, dance/electronic, rock, rap, R&B, country, gospel/CCM fields, all of which recognize performances on singles/tracks.

Acoustic, Bass, Lead, Slide, Dobro Guitars, and Vocals.

Artist Credits
Vocals - Alexandra Nicole Clark, Gary Wayne Clark
Bass Guitar - Gary Wayne Clark
Slide Guitar - Robbie Leavitt
Dobro Guitar - Grant Maloy Smith
Lead Guitar - Alexandra Nicole Clark
Acoustic Guitars - Alexandra Nicole Clark, Gary Wayne Clark, Robbie Leavitt, and Grant Maloy Smith
Music and Lyrics - Gary Wayne Clark

Recording Engineering and Production by Gary Wayne Clark
Recorded at the Frozen Fortress of Solitude Studios in Estes Park, Colorado
Mastered by Charles Yingling in Nashville, Tennessee
Special thanks to Earamas Foundation Inc. for your support
Some images licensed from Shutterstock.com

Parting Thoughts
"The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do." ~Steve Jobs

“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” ~ Bob Marley

"We will be known forever by the tracks we leave behind." ~Lakota wisdom

Gary Wayne Clark - Everyone counts or no one counts.