One of the industry's most electrifying live performers, four-time Grammy Award-winner and "American Idol" judge Keith Urban, will launch his "Light The Fuse Tour 2013" with Little Big Town and special guest Dustin Lynch at the Bryce Jordan Center at 7 p.m. Nov. 22. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. April 5 at Ticketmaster.com, The Bryce Jordan Center box office, Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Downtown Theatre, all Ticketmaster Outlets or charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000.
The concerts will feature new music from Urban, expected out this spring, as well as an all-new production, the size and scope of which have become synonymous with Urban's electrifying concert experiences.
For all official Keith Urban tour news including show dates and where to purchase tickets, go to www.keithurban.net. Tickets are $59.50, $39.50 for reserved seating.
This Jan. 9 file photo shows Keith Urban at the “American Idol” premiere event at Royce Hall on the campus of UCLA in Los Angeles. Urban is a judge on the singing competition series airing Wednesdays and Thursdays on Fox.
LITTLE BIG TOWN: Grammy-winning country group, Little Big Town, consisting of members Karen Fairchild, Phillip Sweet, Kimberly Schlapman and Jimi Westbrook, entered the music scene more than 13 years ago with hits such as "Boondocks," "Bring It On Home" and "Little White Church." The group's fifth studio album, "Tornado," was released in the fall of 2012 and includes 2x platinum-selling No. 1 hit "Pontoon" and album title-track "Tornado," which also peaked in the No. 1 spot. Collectively, the group has earned more than 25 award show nominations and has taken home the award for ACM Top New Vocal Group, CMA Single of the Year ("Pontoon"), CMA Vocal Group of the Year and a Grammy Award for Best Country Group/Duo Performance ("Pontoon").
DUSTIN LYNCH: Since the release of his debut single, "Cowboys and Angels," Broken Bow Records' Dustin Lynch has earned a No. 1 album, more than one million single sales and has surpassed seven million views on YouTube-VEVO. He's soared to No. 1 on the MTV Music Meter, earned a No. 1 ringtone on CMT, a Top 5 on the Billboard Heatseekers Songs Chart, a Top 3 Country radio single and was lauded by People magazine as "one of the best debuts of 2012." Lynch's follow-up, the Top 20 double-entendre head turner, "She Cranks My Tractor," continues to catapult up the Country Radio charts.