George Strait Tickets
This living legend is an American country music singer, actor, and music producer. His love for music began while attending Pearsall High School in Texas, playing in a rock and roll band. After listening to some of his greatest influences in the form of Hank Tompson, Left Frizzell, Merle Haggard, Hank Williams, Bob Wills, Hank Williams and Frank Sinatra, he began to turn to country music. However, he true introduction to country music came from the live country performances all over Texas. After service in the military, he went to Southwest Texas State and played in a band there called Stoney Ridge (renamed Ace in the Hole by Strait). Strait met Erv Woolsey at a bar that the band would frequently play in, who had music connections with MCA Records. After inviting one of those connections to the bar to hear Strait and the Ace in the Hole, they were all signed by MCA and the rest is history. During the early part of his career, Strait gained great success after his first single “Unwound” became a hit in 1981. Strait has had more number one singles than any other artist in the history of music on any chart or in any other genre. That makes 57 number one hits! In the 80’s he recorded seven number one hit albums and charted 20 number one hits in the 90’s. He has been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and one his first Grammy for his album Troubadour. He has sold over 68 million albums in the US and certifications from the RIAA include 13 multi-platinum, 33 platinum, and 38 gold albums. His most popular albums are Pure Country and Strait Out of the Box. He is without a doubt the 12th best selling recording artist with albums in the US overall. In the 2000’s he produced a more contemporary sound from his own brand of western swing music, bar-room ballads, and honky-tonk style. Get your tickets to see this legendary, multi-award winning cowboy sing his heart out right hear on Prominent Ticket Service!