Superstar Toby Keith to play in Cold Lake

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November 18, 2016
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Superstar Toby Keith to play in Cold Lake

Cold Lake, AB – They City of Cold Lake is thrilled to announce singer, songwriter, superstar Toby Keith will perform live at the Imperial Oil Place Arena on July 14, 2017.

“We are thrilled to host Toby Keith in Cold Lake,” said Mayor Craig Copeland. “To have such a great name come and perform for us is very exciting. I’m sure people from around the Lakeland will attend the show.”

From his first No. 1 smash "Should've Been A Cowboy" to his new album 35 mph Town, Toby Keith has been one of the most consistent self-directed hit makers of his era. From one of his previous collections, Clancy's Tavern, the lead single, "Made In America," topped the charts as one of the fastest rising songs in a long line of chart burners from Keith's pen. The second hit, "Red Solo Cup," has become the most remarkable and commercially successful country single in recent memory with a viral video with more than 30 million views while having topped the top downloaded country songs charts.

At the core of Toby's unparalleled success is his songwriting, which has powered an astounding succession of hit songs to the tune of more than 87 million BMI performances on commercial radio stations worldwide. This summer Toby was inducted in to the Songwriters Hall Of Fame in New York City, and he has been honored by the Nashville Songwriters Association International with its Songwriter/Artist of the Decade distinction, is a three-time BMI Country Songwriter/Artist of the Year and was named the American Country Awards' Artist of the Decade. His albums have sold more than 40 million copies, ranking him among the top-selling all-genre artists on Billboard's Top 200 Artists of the Decade. Keith is also Billboard's No. 1 Country Artist of the Decade and No. 1 Country Songwriter of the Decade. His tours, including 2014's Shut Up And Hold On Tour, long sponsored by Ford Trucks, have drawn more than one million fans each year for the last decade.

Tickets for Toby Keith live in concert go on sale to the public at 10:00 a.m. local time on Friday, Dec. 2. Tickets are available in person at the Energy Centre and online at www.coldlake.com. This show is being sponsored by County99 FM.

 

Friday, November 18, 2016