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21 March 2017
Toby Confirmed for Merle Haggard Tribute

With about three weeks remaining before Sing Me Back Home: The Music of Merle Haggard, the all-star lineup for the Haggard tribute continues to grow.

On Friday, Toby Keith was added to the cast of singers who will honor Haggard on April 6, the one-year anniversary of his death and also what would have been his 80th birthday, at Bridgestone Arena. Show time is 7 p.m.


The evening also will include performances from previously announced artists Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert, John Mellencamp, Dierks Bentley, Loretta Lynn, Hank Williams Jr., The Avett Brothers, Alison Krauss, Ronnie Dunn, Warren Haynes, Jamey Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Lucinda Williams, Ben Haggard, John Anderson, Connie Smith, Alabama, Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top and Bobby Bare.

During the show, the singers will cover Haggard’s songs and team up for unique collaborations. The event is being recorded.

A few tickets for Sing Me Back Home: The Music of Merle Haggard are still available through or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

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