Moda Center at the Rose Quarter | Portland, Oregon
The ultimate country concert event of the year may be difficult to determine, but the one you will witness this March 16 at the Moda Center will surely be a contender for that title. After all, it's the concert of the most prominent country singer today. We are talking about the one and only Blake Shelton. The charismatic multi-platinum country star will bring his "Back To The Honky Tonky Tour" to Portland, Oregon, to entertain fans of all ages. This is Sheldon's first-ever tour after deciding to quit his famous judging stint at The Voice. Thus bringing with him a new vigor and enthusiasm to perform his best for his beloved fans. Deemed by critics as a concert that transforms an "arena to a wild country bar," this show will feature 8x chart-topping country star Dustin Lynch and rising country artist Emily Ann Roberts. With the two stars opening for the show, you know that this is going to be a jam-packed concert you don't want to miss. So reserve your tickets now!
Blake Shelton is best known as the country superstar who holds a certain charisma that makes his compositions warm, relaxed, and swoon-worthy. His music career began in 2001 as he debuted his album "Austin." Right from the get-go, he was already commanding attention. The album would top the Billboard Hot Country Songs, which would result in a platinum certification. "The Dreamer" and "Blake Shelton's Barn & Grill" followed in 2003 and 2004. Both are platinum and gold certified. "Pure BS" dominated 2007 and 2008 with being re-released. In the 2010s, he racked up more hits and top-charting albums with "Red River Blue" (2011), "Based on a True Story..." (2013), "Bringing Back the Sunshine" (2014), "If I'm Honest" (2016), "Texoma Shore" (2017), and "Fully Loaded: God's Country" (2019). As the 2020s came, he has more than 40 top charting songs, 10 Country Music Association Awards, and six Academy of Country Music Awards. Also, he is a judge of the hit singing competition The Voice.
The bro-country scene is dominated by artists like Dustin Lynch. He rose to the ranks of the subgenre through his smooth and banger style. His first album is "Cowboys and Angels" released in 2012. It was an instant hit with it peaking at the first spot on the Top Country Albums chart. His sophomore "Where It's At" followed in 2014. He debuted this album at the top of the coveted Country Airplay. "Current Mood" (2017) and "Tullahoma" dropped afterward. At the turn of the 2020s, he released "Blue in the Sky" (2022) and "Killed the Cowboy" (2023). Due to his undeniable talent, he has received two American Country Awards and an Academy of Country Music Award.
Emily Ann Roberts became popular as she competed on NBC's The Voice under the mentorship of Blake Shelton. She went on to reach the finale and placed as the runner-up. In her rising career, she has released two albums entitled "Bigger Than Me" (2017) and "Can't Hide Country" (2023).
Blake Shelton headlines his "Back to the Hunky Tonk tour" with special guests Dustin Lynch and Emily Ann Roberts Blake. One of their performances will be at the Moda Center on March 16, 2024. Ticket sales for this concert are now available. Get yours now!