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Fans can own Lady A for one night at high school prom

Friday, March 2, 2012 – High schools can own the night of Lady Antebellum at their prom because the band will give a private concert to one school at prom this spring.

The trio is asking fans to submit videos beginning today explaining why their prom should receive this special concert with Lady A. The winner will be announced on March 20 and will receive a concert at their prom, two meet and greets with the band and free admission to the concert for all prom guests.

Dancin' Away With My Heart "is one of those nostalgic songs that takes you back to a certain place or moment in time," said Lady A's Dave Haywood. "The lyrics paint a pretty clear picture...you can picture the disco ball and remember back the last slow dance! We wanted to make someone's prom extra special this year...we may even dress up. You just never know..."

The band will chose the winner based on creativity, originality and hometown pride. Participants should check the official rules and to submit a video entry.

Dancin' Away With My Heart is the current single off Lady A's "Own the Night." The album has already spawned two number one hits Just A Kiss and We Owned The Night. Fans can catch the tour this weekend in New Orleans tonight and Columbus, Ga. on March 3.

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