With only SIX remaining shows in 2017,
July 28-29, Sept. 1-2 and Dec. 8-9, Strait says he will be “changing up”
the sets for remaining T-Mobile Arena performances for details

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Earlier this week, Billboard critics picked their Top 10 career-defining George Strait
songs, and with the most number ones of any artist in history—a record
60—the King of Country has offered a lot of variety for fans. However,
there’s only one place you can hear them all across two nights and
that’s at his July 28-29 T-Mobile Arena Las Vegas shows as part of his Strait To Vegas exclusive
worldwide engagements which have been host to over 10 at-capacity shows
since he retired the tour bus. At the end of 2017, he will have
entertained 16 packed houses in Las Vegas with his last six serving up a
little something different.

“After the April shows we decided we will do one more weekend in July with all the No. 1 hits and those crowd favorites I can’t not play,”
says Strait, who has won every honor in the format from a GRAMMY Award
for Best Country Album to multiple ACM and CMA Awards for Entertainer of
the Year plus a coveted place in the Country Music Hall of Fame. “After
that, I’m going to change things up for the last four of the year…not
sure what’s in store, but I’m thinking about it,” he says teasing what’s
to come at his final four of 2017.

Strait debuted the unprecedented two nights of No. 1’s during his
T-Mobile Arena shows on April 7-8. With an unmatched 60 singles hitting
the top of the charts during the span of his career and more than
280,000 fans streaming Strait’s 60 No. 1 Hits playlist on
Spotify every month, Strait wanted to showcase these radio hits plus
several fan-favorites such as “Troubadour” that, surprisingly to many,
never reached No. 1.

He did it by playing 30 No. 1 hits on April 7 and 30 No. 1 hits on April
8, all in chronological order in addition to those “can’t miss”
classics from the early hits like “Fool Hearted Memory” and “You Look So
Good In Love” to more recent hits including “River of Love” and “I Saw
God Today” – and the 56 No. 1’s in between.

Strait stepped away from touring in 2014 with The Cowboy Rides Away Tour,
culminating with a Texas-sized farewell concert at AT&T Stadium
near Dallas that drew a record-setting attendance of 104,793. In 2015,
he revealed that he would perform a limited series of exclusive,
worldwide engagements at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas that commenced with
a pair of at-capacity shows in April 2016 with fellow Texan Kacey
Musgraves. In November, it was announced that the unparalleled, sold-out
series would continue through 2017, including his most recent dates
with GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter Cam.

Strait may have closed the book on touring, but the exclusive
engagements at T-Mobile Arena provide him with a new page and the
ability to connect with fans on his terms and create concert experiences
that stay fresh and compelling. Rolling Stone called the historical Two Nights of Number Ones shows “extraordinary” and the Las Vegas Review-Journal duly noted that “Strait receives something like 10 standing ovations around the venue every night.”

Remaining 2017 performances include the following:
Friday, July 28, 2017
Saturday, July 29, 2017
Friday, Sept. 1, 2017
Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017
Friday, Dec. 8, 2017
Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017

Strait has once again partnered with CID Entertainment to offer VIP Experiences and Travel Packages for all upcoming Strait to Vegas
shows. VIP Experience amenities range from access to the King’s Exhibit
featuring memorabilia showcasing George Strait’s career to a signed
coffee table book with rare and previously unreleased photos. All VIP
Experiences include premium concert tickets and exclusive merchandise
gifts. Travel Packages include Strait to Vegas tickets, plus hotel accommodations and exclusive merchandise. For full package details, visit CID Entertainment.

Many of the songs that Strait will be performing during 2 Nights of Number 1’s are also featured on Strait Out of the Box: Part 2, available
now. The three-disc, 56-track collection spans 20 years of Strait’s
remarkable career from 1996 to 2016 and offers fans two new songs with
“Kicked Outta Country” and “You Gotta Go Through Hell,” both of which
Strait co-wrote. For more information, visit or

About George Strait
George Strait is the undeniable “King of Country Music.” His music
career spans more than 30 years; includes 60 No. 1 singles, more than
any other artist in any genre; and boasts 33 Platinum or
multi-Platinum-selling albums, more than any country artist and third
across all genres behind only the Beatles and Elvis Presley. Strait is
the only act in history to have a Top 10 hit every year for over three
decades and has sold nearly 70 million albums and earned more than 60
major entertainment industry awards.

Strait, whose name has become synonymous with “real country” since his
1981 debut, was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2006. He
has since released five more albums, including the GRAMMY Award-winning
Troubadour and his chart-topping release, Cold Beer Conversation. In 2014, he shattered the North American indoor concert attendance record by drawing 104,793 concertgoers to his The Cowboy Rides Away Tour finale at AT&T Stadium in Dallas. Strait performed six sold-out shows at T-Mobile Arena in 2016 as part of his Strait to Vegas exclusive concert series, extending his limited engagement into 2017 to 10 shows with two weekends of Two Nights of Number Ones.

 Photo Credit: Brandon Campbell

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