04/26/2011

TOBY KEITH RETURNS TO THE UK FOR LOCKED AND LOADED 2011 WORLD TOUR

 

Following the sell-out success of his first ever European shows in 2009, Country Music Superstar,  Billboard Magazine's Country Songwriter & Artist of the Decade and Multi American Country Music award winning Toby Keith has today announced that he will be returning to the Europe this October/November to play 12 shows across the UK, Holland, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

 

Toby Keith's 2010 American Ride Tour ranked as one of Pollstar's top outings of the year, bringing more than a million fans to venues across the USA, Canada, Korea, Germany, Afghanistan & Kyrgyzstan. The Oklahoma-based singer, songwriter and 2011 ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee has been drawing those kinds of crowds for a decade now, and with Toby Keith's Locked & Loaded Tour , he'll do it again.

 

Keith's place as one of music's most successful entertainers is reflected in the eight nominations and two wins he's received in the ACM's most prestigious category - 'Entertainer of The Year';  since the turn of the millennium. Keith was also up for Best Male Country Vocal Performance at this year's Grammys for "Cryin' For Me," his tribute to the late Wayman Tisdale.

 

In fact, few self-contained artists in the history of the recording industry can boast as consistent and long-tenured a run on the charts as Toby Keith. He's had more than 70 Million spins as a songwriter, and his number one hit song "American Ride," was recently certified as a Gold digital single exceeding 500,000 downloads. His new album  Bullets In The Gun debuted at No. 1 all-genre upon its launch in October 2010, rolling Keith into his 18th-straight year with a chart-topping album and/or single.

 

Toby Keith's Locked & Loaded Tour confirmed dates:

 

OCTOBER 2011

Sunday            30th      Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Monday            31st      O2 Apollo Manchester

 

NOVEMBER 2011

Tuesday           1st        London Wembley Arena

Thursday          3rd        Amsterdam Paradiso

Saturday          5th        Munich Kesselhaus

Monday            7th        Cologne E Werk

Tuesday           8th        Hamburg Gr Freiheit

Friday               11th      Helsinki Finlandia Hall

Sunday             13th      Stockholm Cirkus

Tuesday           15th      Oslo Spektrum

Thursday          17th      Copenhagen Vega

Saturday          19th      Berlin Astra

 

For more information go to www.livenation.co.uk

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