Jackson County Fair concert lineup released
From a Grammy-winning rapper to a prolific Florida band sometimes dubbed the “Rolling Stones of Country Music,” the Jackson County Fair’s concert lineup, released Tuesday, boasts variety.
Nelly, known for hits such as 2002’s “Hot in Herre” and 2000’s “Country Grammar,” joins Los Angeles soft rock act Five for Fighting, country singer Chris Lane and country act Sawyer Brown for this year’s lineup of concerts at the Jackson County Fair, running July 13-17.
The rapper will perform at the Bi-Mart Amphitheater Wednesday, July 13, according to a press release from The Expo. For more info, see nelly.net.
Lane — known for hits “Big Big Plans,” “Tack Back Home Girl" and “Fill them Boots” — takes the stage Thursday, July 14. For more info, see iamchrislane.com.
Country quintet Sawyer Brown will take the stage July 15. The group, which has released 23 studio albums since their big break on “Star Search” in the early 1980s, have more than 50 country chart singles. For more info, see sawyerbrown.com.
Five for Fighting, the moniker for Los Angeles singer-songwriter John Ondrasik, will perform piano-focused chart toppers from the 2000s such as “100 Years” and “Superman.“ For more info, see fiveforfighting.com.
Concert tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 28, online via attheexpo.com.