There's really no other way to put it, Keith Urban is the most popular and successful solo male country artist performing today. A New Zealander by birth, the singer-songwriter/guitarist first experienced success in his native country, and then moved to the United States in 1992. After playing as a studio musician and as part of the band The Ranch for much of the decade, Urban finally released his first solo album in 1999. The self-titled debut went platinum, and produced Urban's first number one hit, "But for the Grace of God." He has since released five other studio albums, which each one achieving platinum or multi-platinum status. In support of his sixth studio album, Get Closer, which was released in November and features the chart-topping hit "Put You in A Song," Urban is currently embarked on a North American tour. Kicking off on June 16 at Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, Mississippi, the "Get Closer 2011 World Tour" is set to visit over 50 cities throughout the United States and Canada, concluding at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota on December 15, 2011.
In between, Urban, who will be joined by up-and-coming country musician Jake Owen, will be performing at venues such as the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, Thompson Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tennessee, American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, the Qwest Center in Omaha, Nebraska, and the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California, along with many others through the United States and Canada. If you'd like to see the most entertaining live musician in all of country music at your local Concert Venue performing such hits as "Better Life," "Somebody Like You," "Days Go By," and "You'll Think of Me," be sure to purchase Keith Urban Tickets today!
2011 Houston Rodeo and Concerts
Officially known as the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, the world's largest live entertainment and livestock exhibit has become known simply as RodeoHouston to those who attend the extravaganza held at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas every March. In addition to professional rodeo competitions, the event also features livestock judging and auctions, as well as a carnival and many other family-friendly things to do. What really separates the Houston Rodeo apart are the diverse and well-known concert artists that take to the stage each night after the rodeo action. This year's artist lineup includes hit makers such as Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Trace Adkins, Rascal Flatts, Lady Antebellum, Martina McBride, Kid Rock, and KISS along with many other popular musicians. If youâ€™d like to attend the most popular rodeo in the country, be sure to purchase your Houston Rodeo and Concerts Tickets today!