Kip Announces 1st Leg of "Take Me Downtown Tour" with Lady Antebellum
THE FIRST LEG OF THE TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR 2013 WITH LADY ANTEBELLUM AND KACEY MUSGRAVES SET TO LAUNCH IN NOVEMBER!
Friends Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves Join The 40-Plus City North American Trek
Lady Antebellum has announced the first leg of their headlining TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR 2013. The group has invited Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves to join the arena tour kicking off Nov. 8 in Southaven, MS and running through December. Fans can purchase tickets and special VIP experiences beginning Sept. 13. Visit www.ladyantebellum.com for the most updated on-sale information and www.cidentertainment.com/ladyantebellum for VIP opportunities.
“We spent almost every day last year backstage writing for our album GOLDEN, so we were really focused on writing songs that would connect with the fans in these arenas. We definitely learned a lot about ourselves as live performers and the type of catalog we wanted to have so that we could go out and try to give the fans the best show they've ever experienced," explains Lady A's Charles Kelley. "All of that was the jumping off point for this tour, and now it's time to take it to the next level."
Last year, Lady A hosted over one million fans across the globe in 11 countries on their first headlining world tour, which earned them Billboard Touring’s “Breakthrough Award,” CMA’s “International Artists Achievement Award” and will accept the “Jim Reeves International Award” at this fall’s ACM Honors. The shows were inspirational and critics praised the band’s “youthful exuberance and unending energy.”
TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR 2013 Dates:
11/8 Southaven, MS Landers Center
11/9 St. Louis, MO Chaifetz Arena
11/10 Evansville, IN Ford Center
11/12 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena
11/15 Chicago, IL Allstate Arena
11/16 Toledo, OH Huntington Center
11/17 Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena
11/19 Fargo, ND Fargodome
11/21 Rapid City, SD Rusmore Plaza Civic Center
11/22 Denver, CO Pepsi Center
11/23 Salt Lake City, UT EnergySolutions Arena
12/3 Springfield, MO JQH Arena
12/5 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
12/6 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
12/7 Omaha, NE CenturyLink Center
12/12 Cincinnati, OH U.S. Bank Arena
12/14 Peoria, IL Peoria Civic Center
Platinum-selling artist Kip Moore’s current No. one hit “Hey Pretty Girl” is the third consecutive chart-topper off his debut album UP ALL NIGHT, which was the best selling debut album from any country artist released last year. His first No. one single, “Somethin’ ‘Bout A Truck,” held the top spot on both charts for two weeks making him the first solo artist in four years to have a debut album’s first single go No. one for multiple weeks. Moore has already sold out dozens of headlining shows this year, often in just minutes and recently played his first stadium show as part of CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock.