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Young country star joins Tyson show

Friday, February 1, 2013

Luke Bryan will appear with Thompson Square, March 1, 7:30 p.m. at the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City.

Tickets are on sale now at $27.75- $52.50, from Ticketmaster - 800-745-3000.

Luke Bryan's career has rocketed towards superstar status in the past couple of years. He has seen his recent album "Tailgates & Tanlines" sell over one million copies and remain a Top 5 album for all of 2012, co-hosted the "CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" special on ABC, and opened concert tours for artists such as Jason Aldean, Rascal Flatts, and Tim McGraw. In 2013, Luke will take another giant step and headline his first major tour, the "Dirt Road Diaries Tour."

The 20-city first leg of his tour has already seen several dates sell out.

"I feel like I have waited a lifetime to take my own show on the road," shared Luke. "The band and I have a lot of exciting things in store for the fans and are eager to get it started!"

Luke's latest CD has produced three back-to-back Platinum singles, he is the reigning ACA Artist of the Year, and his tracks have sold seven million copies online in 2012.

Thomas Luther "Luke" Bryan was born in Leesburg, Georgia, the son of a peanut farmer and fertilizer dealer, listening to the likes of Ronnie Milsap, and George Strait.

He debuted in 2007 with the single "All My Friends Say", a Top 5 Billboard single. His debut album, "I'll Stay Me," was launched on Capitol Data in 2007. This album also produced chart singles in "We Rode in Trucks" and "Country Man". In 2009, Bryan released his second album, "Doin' My Point,"with hits like "Do I," "Rain Is a Good Thing, and "Someone Else Calling You Baby."