Paisley performs at Dayton 500
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
– Brad Paisley will perform the Daytona 500 Pre-Race Show, leading up to the start of the race at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, Feb. 20.
Paisley will perform 3 songs prior to the start of the 53rd annual Daytona 500 - the season-opening event to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.
All race fans that purchase a Pre-Race/Sprint FANZONE access pass for the Daytona 500 will be able to see Paisley's show and the driver introductions from the grass tri-oval area.
"It's only fitting to have one of the biggest country music superstars perform prior to NASCAR's most prestigious event," Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III said. "We're thrilled to welcome Brad Paisley. Race fans are going to experience an exhilarating show that will only add to the excitement and pageantry that surrounds the Daytona 500."
Paisley joins a long list of star-studded names that have performed in the Daytona 500 Pre-Race Show such as Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Brooks & Dunn, Bon Jovi, Kelly Clarkson and Mariah Carey.
The Daytona 500 will be broadcast live on Fox, with pre-race coverage beginning at noon and the race starting at 1 p.m. eastern.
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