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Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Jason Aldean Launching 2014 Burn It Down Tour With Florida Georgia Line, Tyler Farr
Jason Aldeanannounced his 2014 touring plans on ‘Good Morning America’ on Thursday morning (Jan. 9). The ‘When She Says Baby’ singer will takeFlorida Georgia LineandTyler Farr along on the Burn It Down Tour this spring and summer, stopping in nearly 50 cities and playing multiple baseball stadiums.
Thisannouncementreveals the answer to a week’s worth of clues uncovered at his Facebook page, like a picture of Screech from ‘Saved by the Bell’ (actor Dustin Diamond). Other hints were the fire, baseball seat and a box of matches. He’s partnered with Major League Baseball for the tour.
A list of cities is below, with a few confirmed dates. Tickets for some shows will go on sale January 24 as part of Live Nation’s Megaticket package. Farr and FGL are currently on the 2014 Night Train Tour with Aldean.
Thursday afternoon Aldean announced that Nationals Park in Washington D.C., Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, PNC Park in Pittsburgh and Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati were confirmed baseball stadiums for 2014.
In addition to the baseball stadiums, Aldean will play venues like LSU Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, La. on May 25. Last year, he played shows at Wrigley Field in Chicago and Fenway Park in Boston. He tells ‘Good Morning America’ host Robin Roberts that he always wanted to be a baseball player, but “the problem is, I didn’t have anypower.”
Jason Aldean 2014 Burn It Down Tour Stops:
5/01 – Roanoke, Va. 5/02 – State College, Pa. 5/03 – Atlantic City, N.J. Birmingham, Ala. Atlanta, Ga. *5/25 – Baton Rouge, La *6/14 – Jacksonville, Fla. Darien, N.Y. Cincinnati, Ohio Washington D.C. Pittsburgh, Pa. **7/27 – Twin Lakes, Minn. Philadelphia, Pa. Hartford, Conn. *Detroit Lakes, Minn. **Prairie du Chien, Wisc. Chicago, Ill. St. Louis, Mo. Toronto, Ont. Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Bangor, Maine Charlotte, N.C. Raleigh, N.C. Virginia Beach, Va. Knoxville, Tenn. Lexington, Ky. Denver, Colo. Albuquerque, N.M. Phoenix, Ariz. San Diego, Calif. Irvine, Calif. Mountain View, Calif. Sacramento, Calif. Winnipeg, Mant. Bismarck, N.D. Sioux Falls, S.D. Erie, Pa. Detroit, Mich. Tampa, Fla. West Palm Beach, Fla. San Antonio, Texas Houston, Texas Dallas, Texas
*Tyler Farr will not appear **Tyler Farr and Florida Georgia Line will not appear