Luke Bryan’s First-Ever Farm Tour EP, Farm Tour…Here’s To The Farmer, To Be Released September 23 In Advance of His Eighth Annual Farm Tour Presale Begins Tomorrow for Luke Bryan’s Fan Club, The Nut House and Citi® Cardholders for Tickets To “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour” October 5-15
NASHVILLE - (June 20, 2016) – Four-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan announced today while co-hosting NBC’s TODAY that his first-ever Farm Tour EP, Farm Tour…Here’s To The Farmer, will be released on September 23 in advance of his eighth annual “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016,” set to run October 5 to October 15. Bryan also revealed the EP cover for the first-time this morning on TODAY. Farm Tour…Here’s To The Farmer will include all new music. Fans purchasing tickets to the “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” will receive a code to redeem a digital copy of Farm Tour…Here’s To The Farmer EP. Redemption details are included during ticket checkout process. During last year’s tour, Luke performed for over 110,000 fans during the eight-city run. A portion of the ticket proceeds are granted for local college scholarships (“Luke Bryan Farm Tour Scholarship”) to students from a farming family or a student that is an agriculture major within the communities the tour plays. Additionally, Luke Bryan and Bayer make a presentation to a local farmer onstage in each city of the Farm Tour. “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” will begin tomorrow at 10 AM local time for Luke Bryan’s Fan Club, the Nut House. Citi® cardholders will also be able to purchase presale tickets during this time exclusively. The public on sale will begin on Friday, June 24. For information on the “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” go to www.LukeBryan.com/FarmTour. To listen to “Huntin’, Fishin’ And Lovin’ Every Day” and more songs inspired by The Farm Tour, click HEREor use the playlist embed code found HERE. The “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” is sponsored by Bayer, Chevrolet, Citi®, Miller Lite, Cabela’s and Polaris. “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016”
October 5 Gaston, South Carolina Culler Farms October 6 Greenback, Tennessee Maple Lane FarmsOctober 7 Elizabethtown, Kentucky Highland FarmsOctober 8 Monroeville, Indiana Spangler FarmsOctober 12 Batesville, Mississippi FT FarmsOctober 13 Prairie Grove, Arkansas Ogden RanchOctober 14 Centralia, Missouri Stowers FarmOctober 15 Effingham, Illinois Mid America Motorworks Citi® is the official credit card of the “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016.” Citi® cardmembers will have access to presale tickets through Citi’s Private Pass Program beginning June 21. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com. Luke Bryan has once again teamed up with CID Entertainment to offer Harvest Time VIP Experiences throughout the 2016 Farm Tour. Experiences include early concert admission, access to a private viewing area, limited edition merchandise, and a digital download of the Farm Tour 5 Song EP, in addition to premium amenities including parking, air conditioned restrooms, and a private cash bar. More details available here: http://www.cidentertainment.com/events/luke-bryan-farm-tour-2016/ For additional “Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour 2016” information, including where to get tickets, stay tuned to www.lukebryan.com/farmtour About Luke BryanSince the debut of his first album in 2007, Luke has placed 15 singles at No. 1 and sold nearly eight million albums with 30 million digital tracks from his five studio albums. He has twice been named Entertainer of the Year by both the Academy of Country Music and the Country Music Association. His fifth studio album, Kill The Lights, debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Top 200 (his third to do so) and Top Country Albums charts and closed 2015 with the best-selling country album of the year and the 10th biggest selling album on the all-genre Billboard Top 200 Year-End list. In Luke’s stellar 2015 year, he performed for 1.5 million fans in concert, had three albums on the Top 15 Year-End Country Albums list- Kill the Lights (#1), Spring Break…Checkin’ Out (#10) and Crash My Party (#15), was the most streamed artist of 2015, placed six songs in the Year-End Top Country Streaming Tracks list, had his own exhibit at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (“Luke Bryan: Dirt Road Diary”), performed live during halftime at the Dallas Cowboys game on Thanksgiving and wrapped up the year with a live Times Square performance on ABC’s “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.”Luke recently co-hosted the ACM Awards for a fourth consecutive year and is performing in venues and stadiums across the U.S. on his “Kill The Lights Tour” through this fall.