Born on January 17, 1971, Robert James Ritchie, better known by his stage name Kid Rock, is an American rapper and singer-songwriter who became famous in 1998 with his first hit record “Devil Without a Cause”. This album sold 11 million copies and encompassed hit singles “Bawitdaba,” “Cowboy,” and “Only God Knows Why.” He then released the album “The History of Rock” in 2000 with the hit single “American Bad Ass,” followed by the album “Cocky” in 2001 with hit single “Picture” featuring Sheryl Crow. He has sold 22 million albums to date in the U.S., which currently ranks him as the 99th best selling music artist of all time in the United States.
Kid Rock and Lynyrd Skynyrd went on their Rock and Rebels Tour from June 26, 2009 to August 2, 2009. Kid Rock, backed by his 11-piece Twister Brown Trucker Band supported his hit record, “Rock N Roll Jesus,” which topped the Billboard 200 following its release in October of 2007. The band suffered the loss of their longtime keyboardist Billy Powell in early 2009, who died at the age of 56. The group recently signed a new record deal and will produce a new album in late 2009.
Today’s on sales list is headlined by the Bayou Country Superfest next May at Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. The impressive lineup includes George Strait, Chris Stapleton, and Little Big Town. Another big country concert on sale today is Kenny Chesney, who has added a second show at Gillette Stadium... Read more
Headlining today’s onsales list are games in the 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship including first/second rounds and regionals across the country. It may be Halloween, but a Mariah Carey Christmas Special in New York is available for presale today, as is a Zac Brown Band show in Vegas and... Read more
Today’s Top 10 is dominated completely by either the remainder of baseball season or the next big tour stops from Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood at Prudential Center. Dodgers fans who have been buying TBD tickets all week predicted correctly; their team will play the 2017 World Series facing... Read more
As many as 1,500 attendees at a Kid Rock concert in Grand Rapids, Michigan last week were forced to leave their place in line and enter another to print their tickets at the box office before getting into the show when Van Andel Arena’s mobile ticket readers underwent a... Read more
In news that shouldn’t be terribly surprising to anyone, the recently announced farewell show from Kenny Rogers (with special guest Dolly Parton) is No. 1 in the TicketNetwork daily check-in for Market Heat from Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Besides “The Gambler” saying goodbye, however, the market is absolutely dominated... Read more
Claims of fraudulent costs being charged and inflated numbers of entry wristbands are at the core of a lawsuit filed by one organizer of Kid Rock and Lynyrd Skynyrd concerts held in conjunction with the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio against co-organizers and the operators of Jacobs... Read more
A pair of Kid Rock dates in Indiana headline this Saturday batch of on sale tickets, which are all regular sale for the general public. Other fan favorites like Lady Antebellum and Willie Nelson also have tickets up for grabs, while sports are limited to Major League Lacrosse’s Florida... Read more
Canadian singer The Weeknd has several dates of his Starboy: Legend of the Fall Tour extension available for presale today, headlining a full slate of concerts and events available for purchase on this June Wednesday. Other presale highlights include dates from Kid Rock, Boz Scaggs, Arcade Fire, comics Chris... Read more
A huge slate of tickets is available starting today, as folks across the country prep for the summer season with a three-day weekend. Presales include a Kenny Rogers date in Ocean City, Maryland and Lynyrd Skynyrd in Tacoma, Washington, while Katy Perry’s Witness World Tour dates in Canada are... Read more
Summary by Erica LaCentra, TicketNews Staff “The Grand Tour”, the final scheduled appearances of George Jones’s career, came to an abrupt end following the singers death on April 26. However, the final concert of the tour, which was set for November 22nd, will still be occurring now as a... Read more