The highly popular country musician, Alan Jackson is all set to enthrall the fans once again this season. The Grammy Award winning artist has released chart breaking singles and platinum-certified albums over the years that have won millions of hearts around the world. This year, Alan will be embarking on a countrywide concert tour in support of his upcoming album ‘The Bluegrass Album’. The fans are eagerly waiting to catch Alan live as he delivers a string of exciting performances at major concert halls and venues including Winstar Casino, Idaho Center Amphitheater, The York Fairgrounds and South Okanagan Events Center.
Artist: Alan Jackson
Hit Songs: Country Boy, Small Town Southern Man, Remember When, Where Were You, Little Bitty, Tall, Tall Trees
Awards: 17 ACM Awards, 16 CMA Awards, 2 Grammy Awards
Start of a Stellar Career
After oving to Nashville with his wife, Alan signed with the newly formed Arista Nashville Records. He came up with his first single ‘Blue Blooded Woman’ in 1989 that made it to the Hot Country Songs chart. The following year, he released his debut studio album ‘Here in the Real World’. The album earned critical appraise and reached number four on the US Top Country Albums chart. It comprised of Top 5 hits, ‘Chasin’ That Neon Rainbow’, ‘Wanted’, ‘Here in the Real World’ and the number one hit ‘I’d Love You All Over Again’. The album was certified two times Platinum in the US as well as Canada.
Albums and Awards
Alan has released a total of seven compilation albums, one live album, sixteen studio albums and sixty singles. Seven of his studio releases have reached number one position on the Billboard 200 chart including ‘Good Time’ (2008), ‘What I Do’ (2004), ‘Drive’ (2002), ‘High Mileage’ (1998) and ‘Everything I Love’ (1996). Six of his albums have reached multi-platinum statuses in the US. His most recent studio album ‘Thirty Miles West’, released in June 2012, reached number one on the Top Country Albums chart and landed at number two spot on the Billboard 200.
Alan has won numerous honors and accolades over the years for his outstanding work. He has received multiple Country Music Association Awards, Academy Of Country Music Awards, American Music Awards and Grammy Awards. In 2002, Alan won his first Grammy for the single ‘Where Were You’ from his album ‘Drive’. Alan has been inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame as well as the Grand Ole Opry. In 2010, he earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Alan received a second Grammy Award in 2011 for the collaborative single ‘As She’s Waking Away’ with Zac Brown Band.
The Live Experience
Alan Jackson is renowned for his electrifying live concerts that keep the fans on their toes throughout the show. Alan’s charismatic aura and passionate performance is a sight worth seeing live. The artist is a magician when it comes to engaging the crowd. Every time Alan takes the stage, the audiences are bound for an exhilarating musical journey. Therefore, Alan Jackson tickets are always a catch for all country music lovers. So make sure to witness the artist live in action as he tours around the US in support of his latest album this year.