Garth Brooks and Jellyroll are the headliners for Billboard’s inaugural Billboard Country Live in Concert. The two-day event will take place June 6th through the 7th in Nashville.
The Billboard Country Live in Concert is on the 6th while Billboard Country Live in Conversation takes place on the 7th. The former is a series of concerts. The latter is a question and answering panel featuring Garth Brooks and other famous country artists. Said artists include Carly Pearce, Bailey Zimmerman, Brian Kelley, Lauren Alaina, Megan Moroney and Lady A’s Hillary Scott. Quite a stacked line-up, and that’s just for the panel. For the concert, Nate Smith opens Jellyroll’s show.
Courtesy of a Billboard article, we have a statement on the event from an executive editor of Billboard.
“We’re thrilled to launch the first year of Billboard Country Live with acts that have something to say and sing about,” said Melinda Newman, Executive Editor of Billboard, West Coast and Nashville. “From Jelly Roll performing in a small setting to discussions with some of the biggest names in country including Garth Brooks, it’s our privilege to highlight the tremendous talent that thrives in Nashville with premier programming we hope will bring people back for years to come.”– Courtesy of Billboard
Garth Brooks and More Discuss Country Music
The panels cover a wide scope. All address the many topics within country music. There will be a The Women of Country panel which includes Hillary Scott of Lady A, Carly Pearce, Lily Rose and Madeline Edwards. There will also be a Future of Country panel. It features newcomers Megan Moroney, Bailey Zimmerman, Nate Smith and Priscilla Block. The 50th Anniversary of CMA Fest panel includes pivotal artists of country music’s within the last half-century. This means Brian Kelley, Lauren Alaina, Terri Clark, and Bill Anderson.
A panel on the music featured in Paramount Network’s Yellowstone will include the show’s music supervisor, Andrea von Foerster, Honey Count’s Dani Rose, and artist manager Brian Schwartz of 7s management . Jessie Jo Dillon, Nicolle Galyon and Chase McGill are the panel members for a songwriter-in-the-round session, an intimate event where the artists play their biggest hits and the audience gets behind-the-scenes explanations for each one. More names are to be announced at a later date.
You can get your ticket to see Garth Brooks, Jellyroll, and more via the official website.