Country superstars coming to Shooting Star this Friday
Country legends Aaron Tippin, Sammy Kershaw, and Collin Raye are bringing their "Roots & Boots" tour to Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center this Friday, Aug. 24 at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $20 and are on sale now. They can be purchased by phone at 1-800-313-SHOW (7469), online at www.StarCasino.com/Tickets, or via the "Buy Tickets" tab on Shooting Star's Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/ShootingStarCasino.
Country music artist and record producer, Aaron Tippin, quickly made the charts with his honest lyrics and direct, impassioned vocals. In his career, Tippin has released more than 30 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Music charts, five Top 10 hits, including "You've Got to Stand for Something," "I Wouldn't Have It Any Other Way," "My Blue Angel," "For You I Will," and "Where the Stars and Stripes and the Eagle Fly," and one No.1 hit, "Working Man's Ph.D." Five of his albums are certified gold and a sixth album, "Read Between The Lines," was certified platinum.
Sammy Kershaw released his debut album "Don't Go Near the Water" in 1991, which included his first Top 10 single, "Cadillac Style," that peaked at No. 3. Kershaw has dropped 10 studio albums, three of which have earned a platinum certification and two of which have earned a gold certification. More than 25 of his songs have entered the Top 40 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, including the No. 1 hit, "She Don't Know She's Beautiful," and chart-toppers such as "Anywhere But Here," "Haunted Heart," "Queen of My Double-Wide Trailer," and more. In 2008, Kershaw was inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame.
Over the past three decades, country music artist Collin Raye has released seven No. 1 singles, five platinum-certified albums, one gold-certified album, and earned the Academy of Country Music Award for "Video of the Year" for "I Think About You." His list of Top 10 hits includes "Every Second," "Love, Me," "In This Life," "My Kind of Girl," "One Boy, One Girl," and more. Raye's dynamic stage presence, in tandem with his countless hits, will entertain new and veteran country fans alike.
Between the three artists, more than 100 songs have been placed on the charts since they arrived on the scene. Audiences from all around should expect to hear hits old and new, from three artists who are getting back to the root of their country music with an intimate, acoustic show.