Kenny Chesney has quickly become one of country music’s hottest touring acts. His seasonal runs often last most of the summer and consistently attracting large audiences, drawing comparisons between Chesney and singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett. In spring 2008, the country musician was named the Entertainer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year at the annual Country Music Awards.

Chesney’s demand as a touring artist also recently led to a long-term touring deal with The Messina Group and AEG Live. Running from 2009 to 2013, the tour gives Chesney control over which venues he performs in since it is based on venue capacity, not ticket sales like usual touring deals.

The full schedule is now out for Kenny Chesney’s upcoming Goin’ Coastal Tour. A total of 41 dates have been added to the country musician’s itinerary, which also features 10 previously announced stadium concerts. Chesney’s entire 51-date calendar opens with a March 17 performance at Cruzan Amphitheatre in West... Read more
Tickets for Kenny Chesney‘s upcoming stadium tour, as well as tickets to upcoming shows from Taylor Swift, are on sale throughout the weekend ending December 13 as compiled by TicketNews. Starting off the weekend’s onsales are tickets for several upcoming shows from one of today’s most popular country acts.... Read more
Story last updated December 4, 11 a.m. (EST) Onsales start today, December 4, for Kenny Chesney tickets to stadium concerts in select U.S. markets. On his 2011 co-headlining trek with Zac Brown Band, the country musician will visit stadiums in 11 cities across the United States and Canada. Dates... Read more
In what the company is calling a “pricing error,” Ticketmaster is cancelling $25 tickets it mistakenly sold for Kenny Chesney‘s June 18, 2011, concert in Philadelphia, because Ticketmaster said the tickets were supposed to be priced at $99.50 each. How many erroneous tickets the company sold to the Lincoln... Read more
After a year-long break from the road, Kenny Chesney is ready to reclaim his crown as the king of summer country tours in 2011 — but not without a little help. The musician has tapped the Zac Brown Band as co-headliner for next year’s Goin’ Coastal Tour. The pair... Read more
In recent years, country musician Kenny Chesney has claimed his crown as the king of summer touring. His annual outings usually launch in spring and take him through all the major U.S. markets through the end of summer. Chesney’s summer productions have consistently been a top seller for the... Read more
Multiple award-winning country singer Kenny Chesney has been tapped to headline next year’s third annual BamaJam Music & Arts Festival to be held June 3-5 in Enterprise, AL. This year’s festival ran June 4-6 and represented a musical mix of country, alternative, rock, blues and more on four stages.... Read more
An exclusive Paul McCartney concert update and Lynyrd Skynyrd news are all in the mix for the daily tour recap on May 29, as compiled by TicketNews. Paul McCartney has three exclusive shows booked for Citi Field in Flushing, NY, currently set for July 17, 18 and 21. But... Read more
Country superstar Kenny Chesney‘s growing reputation as a top-notch live performer has led to an increased demand for his annual summer tours. Since tickets for his upcoming Sun City Carnival Tour hit the market in February, the country musician has remained in TicketNews’s exclusive weekly event rankings, peaking at... Read more
A perennial favorite on the country touring circuit, musician Kenny Chesney has announced the full itinerary, including venues, for his Sun City Carnival Tour. The 45-city venture kicks off with an April 17-18 two-night stand at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT, and continues through September 19 at Lucas... Read more