COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME® AND MUSEUM PRESENTS SOLD OUT INTERVIEW AND PERFORMANCE WITH LUKE BRYAN THIS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1
Exhibition Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary Ends Run on November 8
NASHVILLE, Tenn., – October 28, 2015 – The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will host a special appearance by Luke Bryan this Sunday, November 1, at 2 p.m., in the museum’s CMA Theater. The sold out program will also be streamed live at countrymusichalloffame.org/streaming.
The reigning ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year will discuss his career and perform a short acoustic set in support of the exhibition Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary, presented by Citi. The panel will be hosted by Joseph Hudak, Senior Editor at Rolling Stone Country.
Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary,which ends its run on November 8,examines the singer-songwriter’s roots and rise to stardom. Artifacts on display include:
- Little League baseball uniform and glove
- Second grade school backpack and denim jacket
- First guitar, which his parents gave him when he was fourteen
- A script from his high school production of Annie Get Your Gun, in which Luke starred
- Handwritten lyrics to his 2014 chart-topping single “I See You”
- Stage props from his spring break concerts
- Tour posters
- Stage clothes worn by Bryan at concerts and award shows
- Music awards, including trophies for his ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year wins
- Bow and arrows used by Bryan on the Outdoor Channel reality series Buck Commander: Protected by Under Armour
Since the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke Bryan has placed 13 singles at #1 and sold nearly 8 million albums with 30 million digital tracks from his five studio albums. He has been named Entertainer of the Year by both the Academy of Country Music (twice) and the Country Music Association. Bryan’s recent album Kill The Lights recently debuted at #1 on both theBillboard Top 200and Top CountryAlbumscharts. This is Bryan’s third consecutive album to debut at #1 on the Billboard Top 200. Kill The Lights is the third-largest-selling album debut in 2015, at the time of its release, after R&B / hip hop releases from Drake and Kendrick Lamar. Kill The Lights is also the highest country album debut in the last two years, since Bryan’s Crash My Party debuted at #1 in August 2013.
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Public programming for Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary is made possible, in part, by the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission and Willard and Pat Walker Charitable Foundation. The live stream is powered by NewTek TriCaster.