FGL plays Vegas, but won't stay there
Monday, June 4, 2018
– Florida Georgia Line apparently decided that, unlike other music artists when they are in Vegas in December, they may be a happening act, but they won't stay in Vegas. FGL is there for five shows.
The residency begins Saturday, Dec. 1 inside Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on Dec. 1, 5, 7, 8 and 11. The opener each night will be Big Loud Records and Atlantic Records artist Mason Ramsey, who has a hit single with "Famous."
"From writing on the back of tailgates, to selling out our first stadium tour last summer, and now bringing good music and good vibes to the Strip, BK and I just feel so blessed," said FGL's Tyler Hubbard exclusively with E! Online. "It's Vegas, baby. We can't believe it."
Band mate Brian Kelley agrees, "We keep reaching our wildest dreams. Last year I got to direct my first video ["Smooth"] here and the city's energy is just out of this world. We're all in for this one."
Tickets go on sale to the public Saturday, June 9 at 10 a.m. online at ticketmaster.com or in-person at the Planet Hollywood box office. All shows begin at 9 p.m. Pacific.
FGL's fan club community, FGL Lifers, gets first crack on the pre-sale beginning Tuesday, June 5 at 10 a.m. Pacific through Friday, June 8 at 10 p.m. Pacific.
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