Reba McEntire & Marty Stuart join C2C 2017!
SJM Concerts, AEG Europe, The O2, DF and MCD Productions in association with the
Country Music Association are proud to present:
AT; THE O2, LONDON, UK / THE CLYDE AUDITORIUM, GLASGOW, UK / 3ARENA, DUBLIN, IRELAND
THE LEGENDARY REBA McENTIRE ANNOUNCED AS THIRD HEADLINER FOR C2C 2017!
*DAY SPLITS CONFIRMED*
BRAD PAISLEY, CHRIS YOUNG, JENNIFER NETTLES,
CAM* Yamaha Music Stage London *
REBA McENTIRE, DARIUS RUCKER, HUNTER HAYES,
DAN + SHAY* London and Dublin only *
ZAC BROWN BAND, MARTY STUART, MAREN MORRIS,
BROTHERS OSBORNE * London and Glasgow only *
JOIN US ON 10, 11 & 12 MARCH, 2017
Following the incredible launch of Country To Country’s fifth year last week, it has been confirmed that the legendary Reba McEntire will be the third headliner at #C2C17.
From Friday 10th to Sunday 12th March we will see the return of two of America’s biggest stars, Brad Paisley andZac Brown Band headlining the festival alongside Reba McEntire for the very first time. On joining the festivalReba said:
‘I am thrilled to be coming back over to Europe to perform for the folks there. You have always been so hospitable to my group and me. C2C is something I've wanted to do for a while so thanks so much for having me.’
Alongside the stellar headliners multi-platinum and acclaimed artists Chris Young, Darius Rucker, Jennifer Nettles, Hunter Hayes, Maren Morris, Cam, Dan + Shay and Brothers Osborne also joining the bill is the five-time Grammy© winning Marty Stuart.
C2C is UK and Ireland’s largest country music festival bringing three full days of the best in country music and programming that fans have come to love from the world’s best country stars as well as emerging talent from Nashville, UK and Europe.
It follows the storming success of C2C 2016 earlier this year over 80,000 country fans packed out The O2, London,Glasgow Clyde Auditorium and 3Arena Dublin that saw multimillion selling megastars Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Dwight Yoakam, Little Big Town, Kacey Musgraves, Thomas Rhett, Sam Hunt and Chris Stapleton plus Maddie and Tae, Andrew Combs and Ashley Monroe.
Country To Country is an incredible opportunity for fans to see their idols come together over one weekend, under one roof and is not to be missed. Tickets go on general sale at 10AM FRIDAY 4TH NOVEMBER from:www.axs.com/c2c08448 24 48 24 and / 0844 811 0051. Tickets for Dublin will be available at www.ticketmaster.ie and Glasgow www.gigsinscotland.com / 08444 999 990.
The legendary BBC Radio 2 broadcaster Bob Harris says, “It’s amazing to think that C2C is five years old already and also how quickly it has grown. I am personally thrilled to be at the centre of it all and can’t wait for next March to welcome back old friends from Nashville and to introduce some new ones.”
Milly Olykan C2C Festival Director for The O2 said: We are thrilled to be going into our fifth year of Country to Country – it’s been incredible to have established an event that is so hugely anticipated by country fans and artists alike. For us to be presenting many new artists for their first time in the UK and Ireland as well as welcoming some back to C2C is fantastic. The growth of C2C owes so much to BBC Radio 2 and the Country Music Association of America – who are great partners on this festival with us."
“CMA values C2C as an important vehicle for reaching and developing Country Music fans in the U.K. – especially as we enter the fifth year of our partnership,” said Sarah Trahern, CMA Chief Executive Officer. “We have seen significant growth in the U.K. market and have capitalized on the success of C2C to develop business relationships that have benefited the music industry, which is an important part of our mission. CMA is looking forward to bringing the CMA Songwriters Series back to C2C and sharing the artistry of the songwriters with their fans in London.”
C2C again brings the spirit of Nashville to the UK – with additional programming still to be announced including the Festival Stages for C2C ticket holders to enjoy such as the Yamaha Music Stage, the BBC Radio 2 Stage and the official C2C Aftershows. Free to watch stages will also be back again at The O2.
Watch this space for more announcements to come including The CMA Songwriters series.
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