HOFV Announces Country Music Star Dustin Lynch Added To Highway 77 Music Festival
TOWNSHIP, Ohio – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (“HOFV” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company focused on the power of professional football and owner of the Hall of Fame Fame Village, powered by Johnson Controls (“The Destination”), today announced it has added country music star, platinum-selling country music star Dustin Lynch, to its all-star lineup featuring Dan + Shay at their Highway 77 music festival at the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio.
Tickets for the Highway 77 Music Festival are on sale now at www.HOFVillage.com, offering fans a full day of country music starting at just $ 59. The festival features five full performances starting with Eric Paslay, Tyler Farr and Maddie and Tae, topped off with evening concerts by Dustin Lynch and Dan + Shay.
Dustin Lynch has “built one of the most consistent recording careers in modern country music” (Billboard), producing seven number one songs, four Top 5 albums, eight Gold and Platinum certified singles, and totaling over 2.22 billion streams. Their power duo “Thinking ‘Bout You (feat. MacKenzie Porter)” is charging country radio, while their fourth studio album, Tullahoma, has delivered consecutive charts: “Ridin’ Roads” and “Good Girl” – plus the Top 5 success “Mom’s house.” He’s also released the sun-drunken anthem “Tequila On A Boat” with Chris Lane, and promises more music on the way. Since his Platinum ‘Cowboys and Angels’ breakthrough in 2012, the Tennessee native has gained industry recognition as a member of the Grand Ole Opry, as well as top nominations for the Billboard Music Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards. and the CMT Music Awards.
Dan + Shay, immediately following their GRAMMY® Award nomination for Best Country Duo / Group Performance for the third year in a row, has won multiple awards and nominations at GRAMMY, CMA, ACM, American Music and Billboard Music. The two-time GRAMMY® Awards winners, known for their hit songs like “Speechless” and “Tequila,” have surpassed 6.5 billion career streams. “10,000 Hours” Duo’s Multi-Weekly Number One Hit, Starring Justin Bieber, Has Over 1.4 Billion Global Streams and Became Greatest First Week Streaming Total in History country music.
Award-winning country duo Maddie & Tae became the third female duo in 70 years to top the country broadcast charts with their debut single, sold in platinum and number one hit “Girl In A Country Song.” followed by top hits including “Fly”, “Shut Up and Fish”, “Friends Don’t” and “Die From a Broken Heart”.
Eric Paslay will take the stage to perform his best hits, including “Never Really Wanted”, “She Don’t Love You ”,“ Song About a Girl ”and“ Friday Night, ”which he co-wrote and originally recorded with Lady A.
Tyler Farr, with three number one songs: “Redneck Crazy”, “Whiskey in My Water” and “Guy Walks Into a Bar”, is a platinum-selling country rocker and the first artist signed to Jason Aldean’s Night Train Records / BBR Music Group.
HOFV produces the Highway 77 Music Festival in coordination with Northeast Productions, Inc., which was retained to provide talent acquisition, design and development services. HOFV’s digital ticket marketplace is powered by Tickets.com.
About Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company
Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW) is a resort and entertainment company harnessing the power and popularity of professional football and its legendary players in partnership with the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Based in Canton, Ohio, the Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company is the owner of the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls, a multi-use sports, entertainment and media destination centered around the campus of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Additional company information is available at www.HOFREco.com.
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