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Rogers announces headlining tour

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 – Jameson Rodgers announced his headlining Grew Up in the Country Tour 2020, kicking off on Valentine's Day in St. Louis.

The 18-city trek wraps with a hometown show for Rodgers at The Lyric Theatre in Oxford, Miss., which he previously sold out in 2018.

"2019 has been a whirlwind year for me, signing a record deal with RiverHouse/Columbia, opening for my brother Luke Combs on his sold out arena tour all year, playing the Stadium at CMA Fest, launching my first single 'Some Girls' to country radio, and so much more," said Rodgers. "The band and I are so grateful for getting to make a lot of new fans this year, and we're looking forward to playing some longer sets and a lot of new music from my debut album. I've asked some of my favorite artists/friends to tag along and I'm really excited for the Grew Up in Country Tour next year."

Supporting Rodgers on select dates are Hunter Phelps, Drew Parker, Jordan Rowe and Sarah Allison Turner.

Rodgers' debut single "Some Girls" is at radio. He also helped write the number one song, "I Don't Know About You," recorded by Chris Lane. Rodgers also has a cut on Jason Aldean's just-released album 9 ("Camouflage Hat") and co-wrote Florida Georgia Line's latest Platinum-certified radio single "Talk You Out of It."

He is currently at work on his debut full-length album with producers Mickey Jack Cones, Chris Farren and Jake Mitchell. Tour dates are:
Feb. 14 - Saint Louis, MO / Delmar Hall^
Feb. 28 - Columbia, MO / The Blue Note*
Feb. 29 - Fayetteville, AR / George's Majestic Lounge*
March 5 - Statesboro, GA / The Blue Room*
March 6 - Sarasota, FL / White Buffalo Saloon*
March 13 - Springfield, MO / Midnight Rodeo*
March 14 - Des Moines, IA / Wooly's*
March 20 - Lancaster, PA / Chameleon Club#
March 21 - Boston, MA / Brighton Music Hall#
March 22 - Uncasville, CT / Mohegan Sun Wolf Den& (free show)
March 25 - New York, NY / Mercury Lounge#
March 26 - Washington, DC / Union Stage#
March 27 - Warrendale, PA / Jergel's Rhythm Grille#
March 28 - Rootstown, OH / The Dusty Armadillo#
April 17 - Athens, GA / Georgia Theatre+
April 18 - Starkville, MS / Rick's Café+
April 23 - Nashville, TN / Exit/In+
April 24 - Oxford, MS / The Lyric Oxford+

* Drew Parker
# Hunter Phelps
+ Jordan Rowe
^ Sarah Allison Turner

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