Live Nation is proud to present Country’s reigning ACM Vocal Group of the Year, Rascal Flatts, with very special guest Taylor Swift at Freedom Hall on tonight at 8:00 p.m. [Doors open at 7:00 p.m.]
“We hope our fans look forward to our shows as much as we do,” says lead singer, Gary LeVox. “We want to give them an evening of entertainment that can take their minds off of life’s pressures and lift their spirits, if just for a few hours. See you on the road!”
Fans are being given the chance to be up close and personal with the bandl. A limited number of tickets went on sale Friday, September 12 for the Bob Your Head Zone, a general admission area located at the end of the stage runway. 140 lucky fans will be able to purchase tickets in this zone for $67 plus applicable service charges.
In addition to the Bob Your Head Zone tickets, more tickets have been released for purchase in the $49.75 price level. Known for their dynamic performances, high-tech stage productions and in-concert interactive fan participation, Rascal Flatts’ recently wrapped “Still Feels Good Tour” ranked as the best selling country tour for the first quarter of 2008 according to Pollstar.
Since 2006, the vocal group has performed for 2 million fans in 156 cities. Since their career launched in 2000, Rascal Flatts has sold over 17 million albums, scored 9 #1 singles and 17 top 10 hits and each of their five albums are multi-platinum sellers.
Taylor Swift, widely hailed as the first bonafide country music star of the MySpace generation, recently surpassed the 45 million mark for music streams on her MySpace page, where she is consistently ranked Country’s #1 artist. Her self-titled debut CD has sold 3 million copies and has spent 18 weeks so far in the #1 position atop Billboard’s Country CD Sales Chart.
Taylor currently has singles climbing both the country and pop radio charts, and she has nine songs on iTunes’ Best Selling Country chart. Taylor won 2008 CMT Music Awards for Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year and is the reigning CMA Horizon Award winner, as well as the Nashville Songwriters Association International’s Songwriter / Artist of the Year.
Reserved tickets are $67.00 & $49.75 went on sale at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 26. Get them online at www.Livenation.com or at the Freedom Hall Box Office and Ticketmaster. Charge by phone in Louisville (502) 361-3100 or in Lexington (859) 281-6644