Young Holds Biggest Headlining Show and Adds Other Big Dates For 2012


January 3, 2012 – Nashville, TN– Everything is bigger in Texas, and Chris Young’s blow out New Year’s Eve sold out show at Billy Bob’s Ft. Worth is no exception.  With close to 6,000 tickets sold, it marks Young’s biggest headlining show to date.

“Chris Young’s high energy performance in front of a sold out crowd was among the best New Year’s Eve shows in Billy Bob’s Texas history,” shares venue President Concho Minick. “It was perfect to close 2011 with the talent and optimism of a star that has such an unlimited future ahead of him.  We are already looking forward to his return to Billy Bob’s.”

Young’s massive success in the region has sparked other big dates as he is set for headlining shows at the San Antonio rodeo with more dates to be announced in the coming weeks.  Young is also the special guest on Miranda Lambert’s tour, “On Fire” beginning January 12th in Rockford, IL.

Young’s current hit song “You,” from his new album NEON, is Top 10 and climbing at country radio.

ABOUT CHRIS YOUNG: 2011 was an amazing year for Chris Young, with nominations including: CMA New Artist of the Year, American Country Awards, and his first GRAMMY® nod, in addition to five national TV appearances.  With his rich, warm baritone and penchant for writing relatable, slice-of-life songs, Young has emerged as both a critic and fan favorite.  In the last few months, Young has celebrated GOLD selling status for both his sophomore album The Man I Want To Be, and smash single “Tomorrow” from his new album NEON.  His latest single and follow up to four consecutive #1s, “You”, is screaming up the charts.  Young has been out on the road most of this year on Jason Aldean’s “My Kinda Party Tour”.   Miranda Lambert has selected Chris as her special guest for her tour “On Fire” starting in January 2012.   For tour dates and all the latest information on Chris Young, visit and follow him on Twitter @ChrisYoungMusic.

Photo credit: James Minchin

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