Thomas Rhett Makes His Crash My Playa Debut as a Headliner
Dustin Lynch Returns for the Fifth Consecutive Year
Lauren Alaina Appears As a First-Time Performer
Luke Bryan at "Crash My Playa"
Luke Bryan at "Crash My Playa"
NASHVILLE – October 9, 2018 – After four consecutive sold-out years, four-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan, along with CID Presents, adds first wave of 2019 performers, Thomas Rhett, Dustin Lynch and Lauren Alaina, to Crash My Playa - 5th Year Fiesta set for January 23-26, 2019 in Riviera Maya, Mexico.
Multi-platinum selling artist Thomas Rhett will make his first appearance at the destination event headlining one of the four nightly concerts. The Caribbean beach vacation will be the best yet with the return of Platinum-selling and newly inducted Grand Ole Opry member Dustin Lynch who has played all four previous years. Multi-award winning singer-songwriter and 2018 CMA New Artist of the Year nominee Lauren Alaina will also make her Crash My Playa debut performing as part of the all-star weekend.
“So excited to have Thomas Rhett and Lauren join us for the first time at Playa,” says Luke. “I can’t even imagine doing these shows without Dustin a part of it. This makes 5 for 5!”
“I’m pumped to get down to the beach in January to hang out with Luke and play at ‘Crash My Playa’,” said Thomas Rhett. “It’s going to be a blast."
Dustin shared, “Getting to kick off the last four years at ‘Crash My Playa’ has been amazing. I’ve made so many friends and memories and look forward to going 5 for 5 with my big bro Luke!”
"I love the beach, Luke Bryan, Thomas Rhett, and Dustin Lynch,” said, Lauren. “I have a feeling this will be a trip to remember, or at least try really hard to remember. Ha! Those boys are crazy. I’m so excited and honored to be a part of it.”
The event’s host resort, the Barceló Maya, is sold-out with limited packages remaining at one of four other carefully selected tropical resorts. At all locations fans will enjoy royal treatment all weekend long including all-inclusive food and drink, 24-hour concierge service, convenient nightly shuttle transportation to the main stage performances, daily onsite activities, offsite adventures like visiting Chichen Itza, zip-lining, and ATV tours, excursions including day trips to Tulum, official Crash My Playa– 5th Year Fiesta merchandise packages, and more. To see highlights from last year’s event go HERE.
For more information about Crash My Playa– 5th Year Fiesta2019, how to book four or five night all-inclusive packages and payment plan details, please visit: www.crashmyplaya.com.
Luke is a two-time Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year, a five-time host of the ACM Awards, a NSAI Artist/Songwriter of the Year and he was named a CMT Artist of the Year six consecutive years. Luke has more certified digital singles than any other country artist with 40 million tracks and 12 million albums with three Billion music streams and he was the most-streamed country artist from 2012 to 2016. Luke has placed 21 singles at #1, 11 of which he co-wrote, and has headlined arena tours and sold-out stadiums across the U.S. performing for 1.5 Million fans in 2017 alone. This year, Luke’s “What Makes You Country Tour,” named Billboard Music Awards Top Country Tour, will run through the end of October with 40+ concerts and boasting 13 stadiums shows. In 2019, announced, Luke, along with Katy Perry and Lionel Richie, will return to the judges table for a second season on ABC’s American Idol. Visit www.LukeBryan.com or follow Luke on Twitter @LukeBryanOnline, Instagram and Facebook. Visit www.LukeBryan.com or follow Luke on Twitter @LukeBryanOnline, Instagram and Facebook
About Thomas Rhett
Thomas Rhett’s PLATINUM-certified third album LIFE CHANGES is the biggest, boldest-sounding record of his career, filled with a diverse batch of songs as he stretches his sound to new limits. Emphasizing his “detailed style of songwriting” (Rolling Stone), LIFE CHANGES was an instant hit upon its release, debuting at No. One on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart, marking the first Country release to take the top spot last year. It also drew a 2018 GRAMMY nomination for Best Country Album and has been streamed more than 944 million times, delivering a slew of RIAA-certified PLATINUM and GOLD chart-toppers, bringing Thomas Rhett’s No. one tally to 11. Thomas Rhett was recently nominated for multiple AMA and CMA Awards after earning the title of iHeartRadio’s Country Artist of the Year for the second year in a row, a CMA Triple Play award for penning three No. One songs within a 12-month period (“Die A Happy Man,” “Star of the Show” and Michael Ray’s “Think A Little Less”) adding to his collection of trophies from the Country Music Association, Academy of Country Music, Billboard Music Awards, CMT Music Awards and more. Fans can currently catch Thomas Rhett on his LIFE CHANGE TOUR, with more information available at thomasrhett.com.
About Dustin Lynch
Since releasing his PLATINUM-certified debut single, “Cowboys and Angels,” Lynch has "steadily built one of the most consistent recording careers in modern country music” (Billboard) with five consecutive #1s, three Top 5 albums, PLATINUM-level certifications and tours with the genre’s biggest names (Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, and Brad Paisley). His grooving current single “Good Girl” is making its way up the Country radio charts as he teams up with Cole Swindell and special guest Lauren Alaina for the REASON TO DRINK … ANOTHER TOUR this fall. Racking up over 238 million views on YouTube/VEVO, scoring one BILLION streams, soaring to #1 on the MTV Music Meter, and selling 4.5 million digital tracks, the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry brings a fresh combination of traditional influence and edgy intensity to the genre. Lynch’s “sexy” (CMT), “intoxicating” (Taste of Country) third studio album, CURRENT MOOD, debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart in Fall 2017. Produced by Brent Anderson, Mickey Jack Cones, Ross Copperman, Zach Crowell, and Will Weatherly, the boldly adventurous project features the GOLD-certified, #1 single “Seein’ Red” and PLATINUM-selling, multi-week chart-topper “Small Town Boy,” and aims to push the musical envelope even further. With accolades rolling in – including Billboard Music Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, and CMT Music Awards nominations – Lynch made his mark with high–profile appearances on CMA Fest, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, ACM Awards, Good Morning America, TODAY, and many more. Realizing his longtime dream of creating a fashion line, Lynch has also branched out to launch Stay Country. The line of accessibly priced men’s and women’s shirts, hats, and accessories, all emblazoned with the distinctive Stay Country logo, can be found online at www.staycountryclothing.com. For more information, visit DustinLynchMusic.com, and reach out to him on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.