Luke Bryan and Madame Tassauds Nashville Unveil Wax Figure

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World-renowned wax attraction Madame Tussauds unveiled their Luke Bryan wax figure yesterday afternoon at their Times Square Museum in New York City. Luke was present for the reveal to media getting his first look of the figure as well. Luke’s wax figure will be on display at their newest location in Nashville slated to open on April 14. Madame Tussauds figures involve teams of professional artists and sculptors who spend months on extensive research and take more than 300 measurements to recreate world-famous icons. After the unveiling Luke headed to Madison Square Garden to play a sold-out show and tonight he will perform on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. ABOUT LUKE BRYAN Country music superstar Luke Bryan is a two-time Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year. He has hosted the ACM Awards for four consecutive years and will return in 2017 to co-host the show on Sunday, April 2. Since the debut of his first album in 2007 he has placed 17 singles at No.1, sold over 10 Million albums, sold more than 40 million tracks with three Billion music streams. His Platinum-selling fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 (his third to do so) and Top Country Albums charts, and contains five consecutive No 1 hits- so far. Luke’s concert tours have consistently sold out shows across North America including many NFL Stadiums like the Patriot’s Gillette Stadium where he played back-to-back sold out concerts last summer. Luke has also sold out Chicago’s Soldier Field, Cleveland’s First Energy Stadium, the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Denver’s Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Ford Field in Detroit, home of the Vikings at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh’s Heinz Field, and Levi Stadium in San Francisco. In the last three years, Luke has performed to nearly five Million fans on tour.  On May 5 and 6, Luke will launch a brand new tour, “Huntin’ Fishin’ And Lovin’ Every Day Tour,” kicking off in Music City at Bridgestone Arena. For a one-stop shop for everything Luke Bryan, his community of fans have unparalleled access to his life through Luke Bryan’s official App. Launched in June 2015 in partnership with Disciple Media, the app offers everything from exclusive live streams to updates from the road, competitions to video premieres, exclusive merchandise and more. The App is available now on the Apple App Store and Google Play. Visit www.LukeBryan.com or follow Luke on Twitter @LukeBryanOnline, Instagram and Facebook About Madame Tussauds Nashville Madame Tussauds Nashville attraction is a new interactive wax experience where guests have the unique opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the world’s biggest musical icons. Built to honor Music City and its deep roots into America’s history, Madame Tussauds will host visitors from across the globe as they enjoy a historical walk through America’s musical past and present with vivid scenes supporting the colorful cast of Continue reading

2017 ACM Award Nominees!

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This morning, the nominees were announced for the 52ndAcademy of Country Music Awards, taking place on Sunday, April 2, 2017 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and airing on the CBS Television Network (live 8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT). Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will return to host for the second consecutive year. TO BE BROADCAST LIVE ON CBS, SUNDAY, APRIL 2, FROM T-MOBILE ARENA IN LAS VEGAS Keith Urban Leads with Seven Nominations; Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris Each Receive Six Nominations; Florida Georgia Line and Tim McGraw Each Receive Five Nominations; Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett and Chris Stapleton Each Receive Three Nominations   [bctt tweet=”52nd @ACMawards nominations announced today! Don’t miss #ACMawards LIVE April 2 8pm on #CBS ” username=”CMNBlog”] Nominations were announced today for the 52ND ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, honoring country music’s superstars and hottest emerging talent. Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley will return to host for the second consecutive year. The ACM Awards® are produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast LIVE from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2 (live 8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network. Ten-time ACM Award winners and multi-platinum trio Lady Antebellum announced the nominees in five categories, including Entertainer of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year, Female Vocalist of the Year, Vocal Duo of the Year, and Vocal Group of the Year live today on “CBS This Morning.” “Entertainment Tonight” hosts Nancy O’Dell and Kevin Frazier announced additional nominees on ETonline.com. Keith Urban leads with seven nominations in five categories, including his seventh for Entertainer of the Year and 10th nod for Male Vocalist of the Year. Urban is nominated twice, as both artist and producer, in the Album of the Year category for Ripcord.  He received an additional two nominations, for both artist and producer, in the Single Record of the Year category for “Blue Ain’t Your Color,” which is also nominated in the Song of the Year category. Seven-time Female Vocalist of the Year Miranda Lambert received six nominations and is once again nominated in the Female Vocalist of the Year category.  Lambert received her fifth nomination in the Album of the Year category for The Weight of These Wings. Lambert’s “Vice” received nods in the Single Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Video of the Year categories.  Also, she received two nominations for “Vice” in the Song of the Year category, as both artist and songwriter. First-time ACM nominee Maren Morris earned six nominations in four different categories. Morris received nominations in both Female Vocalist of the Year and New Female Vocalist of the Year categories. She is also nominated twice for Album of the Year, as both producer and artist, on HERO.  Morris is twice nominated as both artist and producer in Single Record of the Year for “My Church.” Reigning Vocal Duo of the Year Florida Georgia Line leads group nominations with five nods, including their fifth Continue reading

Luke Bryan to Kick Off Super Bowl!

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Country music superstar LUKE BRYAN will sing the National Anthem as part of Super Bowl LI pregame festivities at NRG Stadium in Houston on Sunday, February 5, the NFL and FOX announced today. The performance will be televised live on FOX prior to kickoff. The Super Bowl is annually the most-watched television program. Bryan’s performance of the National Anthem in Houston will be his first time appearing on the Super Bowl stage. Get tickets to all the Super Bowl action from our trusted partners at Country Music On Tour! Bryan is a two-time Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year and has hosted the ACM Awards for four consecutive years. Since the debut of his first album in 2007, he has placed 17 singles at No.1 and sold nearly eight million albums. His fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, is certified Platinum and has sold 3.5 million tracks with over 400 million streams. Bryan joins the ranks of many great performers who have sang the Super Bowl National Anthem including: Lady Gaga, Idina Menzel, Renee Fleming, Alicia Keys, Billy Joel, Diana Ross, Neil Diamond, Whitney Houston, Harry Connick Jr., Garth Brooks, Natalie Cole, Vanessa Williams, Luther Vandross, Cher, Faith Hill, Mariah Carey, Dixie Chicks, Beyonce Knowles, Christina Aguilera and many more. In addition, on behalf of the National Association of the Deaf (NAD), actor KRISTON LEE PUMPHREY will perform in American Sign Language both the National Anthem and “America The Beautiful.” The NFL previously announced that LADY GAGA, who performed the National Anthem prior to Super Bowl 50, will headline the Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl LI Halftime Show. The pregame and halftime shows are an NFL NETWORK PRODUCTION and will be executive produced by RICKY KIRSHNER.

Luke Bryan Extends "Kill The Lights Tour" in 2017 / Tickets Available Beginning December 2

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Two-Time CMA and ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan wrapped his 58-city “Kill The Lights Tour” at the end of October with six sold out stadium shows including a double play in Boston’s Gillette Stadium, ten sold out back-to-back concerts in five cities, and 1.6 million fans. Today, Luke announced he will extend his “Kill The Lights Tour” into 2017. Luke, an entertainer who is a first rate showman with great charisma and stage presence, will begin the tour in Huntington, West Virginia at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena on February 17. Luke returns to Madison Square Garden on March 1 where he performed a sold out show at the world’s most famous venue in 2014. Brett Eldredge will open the “Kill The Lights Tour” 2017 shows. “Kill The Lights Tour” 2017: 2-16 Huntington, WV Big Sandy Superstore Arena 2-17 Bloomington, IN Assembly Hall 2-18 Jonesboro, AR ASU Convocation Center 2-23 Columbia, SC Colonial Life Arena 2-25 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena 3-1 New York, NY Madison Square Garden 3-3 Manchester, NH Verizon Wireless Arena 3-4 Providence, RI Dunkin’ Donuts Center 3-9 Richmond, VA Richmond Coliseum 3-10 Fayetteville, NC Crown Coliseum 3-17 Orange Beach, AL The Wharf Live Nation is the national tour promoter for the “Kill The Lights Tour” and Cabela’s, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, is a sponsor. Citi is the official credit card of the “Kill The Lights Tour.” Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets through Citi’s Private Pass Program beginning Nov. 30. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com. About Luke Bryan Since the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke has placed 17 singles at No.1 and sold nearly eight million albums. His fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, which is now certified Platinum, debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 (his third to do so) and Top Country Albums charts, closed out 2015 as the best-selling country album of the year and the 10th biggest selling album on the all-genre Billboard Top 200 Year-End list. Last month, Luke was honored at an industry party at the Country Music Hall of Fame to commemorate his recent string of 7 consecutive No.1 hits which have sold over 7 million tracks and more than 600 million total combined streams. His Kill The Lights album has now sold 3.5 million tracks with over 400 million streams. Luke, a two-time ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year, co-hosted the Academy of Country Music Awards this year for the fourth consecutive year. For a one-stop shop for everything Luke Bryan, his community of fans have unparalleled access to his life through Luke Bryan’s official App. Launched in June 2015 in partnership with Disciple Media, the app offers everything from exclusive live streams to updates from the road, competitions to video premieres, exclusive merchandise and more. The App is available now on the Apple App Store and Google Play. Visit www.LukeBryan.com or follow Luke on Twitter @LukeBryanOnline, Instagram and Continue reading

Luke Bryan Celebrates Seven #1 Singles Selling Over 7 Million Tracks & Over 600 Million Total Combined Streams

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Kill The Lights Album RIAA Certified Platinum Including 3.5 Million Tracks Sold and Over 400 Million Streams NASHVILLE – (October 24, 2016) Two-Time CMA and ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan celebrated seven consecutive #1 singles at the Country Music Hall of Fame today with a party and a performance. Luke along with each song’s writers acoustically performed all of the #1 hits. At the close of the performances, Mike Dungan, UMG Nashville’s Chairman & CEO, surprised Luke with two sales plaques- one commemorating the seven #1’s have sold over 7 million tracks and over 600 million total combined streams and the second is the official RIAA Platinum certification of Kill The Lights album including 3.5 million tracks sold and over 400 million streams. Play It Again (Dallas Davidson, Ashley Gorley) Roller Coaster (Michael Carter, Cole Swindell) I See You (Luke Bryan, Ashley Gorley, Luke Laird) Kick The Dust Up (Dallas Davidson, Chris DeStefano, Ashley Gorley) Strip It Down (Luke Bryan, Ross Copperman, Jon Nite) Home Alone Tonight (Tommy Cecil, Jaida Dreyer, Jody Stevens, Cole Taylor) Huntin’, Fishin’, and Lovin’ Every Day (Luke Bryan, Rhett Akins, Dallas Davidson, Ben Hayslip) Luke is currently nominated for two CMA Awards as Entertainer of the Year and Vocal Collaboration with Karen Fairchild for “Home Alone Tonight,” one of the above #1 hits, and also for two American Music Awards as Favorite Male Artist-Country and Favorite Album-Country for Kill The Lights. About Luke Bryan Since the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke has placed 16 singles at No. 1 and sold nearly eight million albums. He has twice been named Entertainer of the Year by both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association. His fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 (his third to do so) and Top Country Albums charts and closed 2015 with the best-selling country album of the year and the 10th biggest selling album on the all-genre Billboard Top 200 Year-End list. In Luke’s stellar 2015 year, he performed for 1.5 million fans in concert, had three albums on the Top 15 Year-End Country Albums list- Kill the Lights (#1), Spring Break…Checkin’ Out (#10) and Crash My Party (#15), was the most streamed artist of 2015, placed six songs in the Year-End Top Country Streaming Tracks list, had his own exhibit at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (“Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary”), performed live during halftime at the Dallas Cowboys game on Thanksgiving and wrapped 2015 with a live Times Square performance on ABC’s “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.” For a one-stop shop for everything Luke Bryan, his community of fans have unparalleled access to his life through Luke Bryan’s official App. Launched in June 2015 in partnership with Disciple Media, the app offers everything from exclusive live streams to updates from the road, competitions to video premieres, exclusive merchandise and more. The App is available now on the Apple App Store and Continue reading

Luke Bryan Wraps Farm Tour with 105,000 Fans

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NASHVILLE – (October 17, 2016) Two-Time CMA and ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan wrapped his eight annual “Farm Tour” this weekend performing for 105,000 fans in the seven-city run. A total of 50 scholarships have been granted from ticket sale proceeds to a local college student from a farming family within the communities the tour plays. Luke recently shared with the Associated Press, “I spent the majority of my life thinking I would work in agriculture…[but] I think I picked the right profession.” “Farming is pretty brutal, but you know it’s also a very fulfilling life. I could have farmed the rest of my life and really had a fun, happy enjoyable life.”  Luke’s first-ever Farm Tour EP, Farm Tour…Here’s To The Farmer is available digitally now.  The “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” was sponsored by Bayer, Chevy, Green Giant, Miller Life, Cabela’s and Polaris. About Luke Bryan Since the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke has placed 16 singles at No. 1 and sold nearly eight million albums with 30 million digital tracks from his five studio albums. He has twice been named Entertainer of the Year by both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association. His fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 (his third to do so) and Top Country Albums charts and closed 2015 with the best-selling country album of the year and the 10th biggest selling album on the all-genre Billboard Top 200 Year-End list. In Luke’s stellar 2015 year, he performed for 1.5 million fans in concert, had three albums on the Top 15 Year-End Country Albums list- Kill the Lights (#1), Spring Break…Checkin’ Out (#10) and Crash My Party (#15), was the most streamed artist of 2015, placed six songs in the Year-End Top Country Streaming Tracks list, had his own exhibit at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (“Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary”), performed live during halftime at the Dallas Cowboys game on Thanksgiving and wrapped up the year with a live Times Square performance on ABC’s “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.” Luke recently co-hosted the ACM Awards for a fourth consecutive year and is performing in venues and stadiums across the U.S. on his “Kill The Lights Tour” through this fall. For a one-stop shop for everything Luke Bryan, his community of fans have unparalleled access to his life through Luke Bryan’s official App. Launched in June 2015 in partnership with Disciple Media, the app offers everything from exclusive live streams to updates from the road, competitions to video premieres, exclusive merchandise and more. The App is available now on the Apple App Store and Google Play. Visit www.LukeBryan.com or follow Luke on Twitter @LukeBryanOnline, Instagram and Facebook

Luke Bryan Awards 50 College Scholarships With Ticket Proceeds from "Farm Tour"

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Luke Bryan Awards 50 College Scholarships With Ticket Proceeds from Eight Year “Farm Tour” Run “Farm Tour” Resumed After Collar Bone Surgery “Kill The Lights Tour” Will Close in October with Two Stadium Shows Two-time reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan will wrap his “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” this Saturday and a portion of the proceeds from the eight year run will bring his total of awarded college scholarships to 50. The “Luke Bryan Farm Tour Scholarship” is granted to a local college student from a farming family within the communities the tour has played. The tour resumed in Batesville, Mississippi last night, the first concert back since his collar bone surgery over the weekend to repair a break from a mountain bike accident. The ever-positive Luke upheld ‘the show must go on’ attitude not missing a beat and continued with the remaining three shows scheduled last week. Fans unable to attend a farm tour show were able to tune-in for a livestream on Luke’s Facebook page last Friday from Greenback, Tennessee.  Sounds Like Nashville was along for that show too. Watch their story here- https://youtu.be/0qX02ox5SYg . “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” October 14       Centralia, Missouri          C2�       Stowers Farm October 15       Effingham, Illinois                   Mid America Motorworks Luke’s first-ever Farm Tour EP, Farm Tour…Here’s To The Farmer is available digitally now Luke’s arena and stadium tour, “Kill The Lights Tour,” will come to a close this month with two remaining stadium shows, the AT&T Stadium in Dallas on October 22 and October 29 at Ford Field in Detroit. The “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” is sponsored by Bayer, Chevy, Green Giant, Miller Lite, Cabela’s and Polaris.   About Luke Bryan   Since the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke has placed 16 singles at No. 1 and sold nearly eight million albums with 30 million digital tracks from his five studio albums. He has twice been named Entertainer of the Year by both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association. His fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 (his third to do so) and Top Country Albums charts and closed 2015 with the best-selling country album of the year and the 10th biggest selling album on the all-genre Billboard Top 200 Year-End list. In Luke’s stellar 2015 year, he performed for 1.5 million fans in concert, had three albums on the Top 15 Year-End Country Albums list- Kill the Lights (#1), Spring Break…Checkin’ Out (#10) and Crash My Party (#15), was the most streamed artist of 2015, placed six songs in the Year-End Top Country Streaming Tracks list, had his own exhibit at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (“Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary”), performed live during halftime at the Dallas Cowboys game on Thanksgiving and wrapped up the year with a live Times Square performance on ABC’s “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.” Luke recently co-hosted the ACM Awards Continue reading

Luke Bryan To Join Chris Stapleton, and Travis Tritt As Part Of Charlie Daniels 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam

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LUKE BRYAN ANNOUNCED TO JOIN CHRIS STAPLETON, KID ROCK, LARRY THE CABLE GUY AND TRAVIS TRITT AS PART OF CHARLIE DANIELS 80TH BIRTHDAY VOLUNTEER JAM Rare Country Signs on as Official Media Partner Tickets On Sale NOW Starting at $25 at all Ticketmaster Locations and the Bridgestone Arena Box Office NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 29, 2016) – Country superstar Luke Bryan will be joining Chris Stapleton, Kid Rock, Larry The Cable Guy, and Travis Tritt to celebrate with Charlie Daniels at his 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam on November 30 at Bridgestone Arena. Bryan, one of the biggest names in country music known for hits like “Country Girl (Shake It For Me),” “Drunk on You,” “Play It Again” and more will join Daniels on stage for what will be remembered as one of the best Volunteer Jams to date. Tickets for the much anticipated event are on sale now at all Ticketmaster locations and the Bridgestone Arena Box Office. Ticket prices start at $25.00. Joining Volunteer Jam for the first time is Cox Media Group’s Rare Country who has signed on as an official media sponsor. RareCountry.com will provide in-depth coverage of the event, including backstage artist interviews, performance footage, and more. “Rare Country is proud to stand alongside Charlie as he celebrates his 80th Birthday Vol unteer Jam,” said Laurissa Phillips, GM, Rare Country. “This year’s incredible performance lineup is a testament to Charlie’s legendary status both on and off the stage. We look forward to providing Rare Country fans with unparalleled access to this epic event.” After a star-studded 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam last year, this year’s celebration event will feature The Charlie Daniels Band and a select bunch of their favorite musicians and entertainers on stage for an exhilarating event for the ages. Since 1974, Daniels has commissioned his musical friends and peers to come together on a “volunteer” basis to hang out, “jam” together, and entertain crowds in an unconventional, laid-back fashion unknown to any other concert event — all while dedicating concert proceeds to worthy causes. This year’s event will feature extra special “jam” sessions with some of Charlie’s most prolific friends who want to celebrate the soon-to-be Country Music Hall of Famer, his birthday, and his many accomplishments. “This year, I will celebrate two milestones, my 80th birthday and the Volunteer Jam. It’s pretty amazing that we’re both alive and kicking and still going strong. Ain’t it good to be alive and be in Tennessee!” said Charlie Daniels. A portion of the proceeds from the night will go to the The Journey Home Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit co-founded by Daniels and manager, David Corlew, to help Veterans of the United States Armed Forces. For more info on The Journey Home Project, please visit: thejourneyhomeproject.org . Charlie Daniels’ 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam is produced by Mike Smardak of Outback Concerts in association with David Corlew & Associates and Webster & Associates. Download artwork Luke Bryan / 845KB Charlie Daniels / 654KB Charlie Daniels 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam Continue reading

Luke Bryan Crushes His First Two-Night Stadium Stand at Gillette Stadium in Boston

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Luke Bryan Crushes His First Two-Night Stadium Stand At Gillette Stadium In Boston Upcoming Stadium Concerts Include Minneapolis, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit This past weekend, reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan played his first two-night stadium stand at Gillette Stadium in Boston (Foxborough) – home to four-time Super Bowl Champions New England Patriots and the first of five stadiums Bryan will play this year on his Kill The Lights Tour. Bryan was joined this weekend by Little Big Town, Chris Stapleton, Dustin Lynch and DJ Rock. View an excerpt from the show HERE.   Luke made headlines at the Boston Globe with his “winning moves” and was touted as “a virtuoso”. The Sun Chronicle headline emphasized Luke being in his “musical prime” and “keeping the audience on their feet.”   Luke’s upcoming stadium concerts include the grand opening of U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN on August 19, the new home of the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings, his debut at the iconic Wrigley Field in Chicago on August 27 and the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX on October 22. He closes out the tour on October 29 with a return to Ford Field in Detroit, MI.   For information on tickets go to www.ticketmaster.com. Citi is the official credit card of the Kill The Lights Tour. Live Nation is the national tour promoter.   The Kill The Lights Tour is in promotion of Luke’s Platinum-selling, No. 1 debuting Kill The Lights album which became the best-selling country album of 2015 and the 10th biggest selling album on the all-genre Billboard Top 200 Year-End list. Kill The Lights contains four consecutive No. 1 singles, “Kick The Dust Up,” “Strip It Down,” the two-week No. 1 single “Home Alone Tonight” featuring Karen Fairchild of Little Big Town and most recently “Huntin’, Fishin’ and Lovin’ Everyday.”   Kill The Lights Tour   7-21 Scranton, PA The Pavilion at Montage Mountain   7-22 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion   7-23 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion   7-28 Canandaigua, NY Constellation Brands Marvin Sands PAC   7-29 Philadelphia, PA BB&T Pavilion   7-30 Philadelphia, PA BB&T Pavilion   7-31 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center   8-11 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center   8-12 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center   8-13 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center   8-14 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center   8-19 Minneapolis, MN U.S. Bank Stadium   8-21 Calgary, AB Country Thunder Calgary*   8-25 Kansas City, MO Providence Medical Center Amphitheater   8-26 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre   8-27 Chicago, IL Wrigley Field   9-1 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion   9-2 Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheater   9-3 Raleigh, NC Walnut Creek Amphitheater   9-8 Brookings, SD Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium   9-9 Denver, CO Dick’s Sporting Goods Park   9-10 Denver, CO Dick’s Sporting Goods Park   9-15 Sacramento, CA Toyota Amphitheatre   9-16 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre   9-17 Chula Vista, CA Sleep Train Amphitheater   9-22 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Pavilion   9-23 Continue reading

Luke Bryan’s "Kill The Lights Tour" Breaks Venue Records and Celebrates 3 Sold-Out Weekend Dates as Tour Resumes

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Luke Bryan’s “Kill The Lights Tour” Breaks Venue Records and Celebrates 3 Sold-Out Weekend Dates as Tour Resumes Nashville – (April 11, 2016) – Four-time Entertainer of the Year winner Luke Bryan took his “Kill The Lights Tour” back on the road this past weekend after a short hiatus to co-host the ACM Awards on April 3 in Las Vegas. All three weekend concerts sold-out including the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York where Luke set a record with the largest single day country concert attendance and the largest single day country concert gross in the venue’s history. During the tour break, Luke was named the Country Artist of the Year at the iHeart Radio Music Awards, also held on April 3, and dominated as the most-nominated artist with seven category nods for the upcoming American Country Countdown Awards set for May 1. Luke’s “Kill The Lights Tour” resumes this weekend in Toledo and will go on to play six stadiums concerts before wrapping in the fall. 2016 “Kill The Lights Tour” Ticket Dates 4-14 – Toledo, OH – The Huntington Center 4-15 – State College, PA Bryce Jordan Center 4-16 – Charlottesville, VAJohn Paul Jones Arena 4-20 – Missoula, MT – Adams Center 4-21 – Missoula, MT – Adams Center 4-22 – Bozeman, MT – Brick Breeden Fieldhouse 4-23 – Bozeman, MT – Brick Breeden Fieldhouse 4-29 – Concord, CA – Concord Pavilion 4-30 – Fresno, CA Save Mart Center 5-1 Indio, CA Stagecoach 5-12 – Omaha, NE – CenturyLink Center 5-13 – Wichita, KS – INTRUST Bank Arena 5-14 – Oklahoma City, OK Chesapeake Energy Arena 5-20 – Atlanta, GA – Lakewood Amphitheater 5-21 – Atlanta, GA – Lakewood Amphitheater 5-27 – Baton Rouge, LA Bayou Country Superfest* 5-29 – Daytona Beach, FL Country 500 6-2 Holmdel, NJ – P.N.C. Bank Arts Center 6-3 Atlantic City, NJ Boardwalk Hall 6-4 Hershey, PA – Hershey Park Stadium 6-9 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach 6-10 – Washington, DC Jiffy Lube Live 6-11 – Washington, DC Jiffy Lube Live 6-17 – Oshkosh, WI – Country USA* 6-19 – Columbus, OHBuckeye Country Superfest* 6-24 – Toronto, ON – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre 6-25 – Toronto, ON – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre 7-7 Milwaukee, WI Summerfest* 7-8 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center 7-9 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center 7-15 – Boston, MA – Gillette Stadium*** 7-16 – Boston, MA – Gillette Stadium*** 7-17 – Bangor, ME – Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion 7-21 – Scranton, PA – The Pavilion at Montage Mountain 7-22 – Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion 7-23 – Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion 7-29 – Philadelphia, PA BB&T Pavilion 7-30 – Philadelphia, PA BB&T Pavilion 7-31 – Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center 8-11 – Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center 8-12 – Cleveland, OH – Blossom Music Center 8-13 – Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center 8-14 – Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center 8-19 – Minneapolis, MN U.S. Bank Stadium 8-21 – Calgary, AB – Country Thunder Calgary* Continue reading