CODY JOHNSON TO HEADLINE RODEO HOUSTON,
THIS WEDNESDAY - MARCH 8
Houston, TX - - - March 6, 2017 - - - This afternoon, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ officials announced that indie sensation Cody Johnson will headline the March 8 performance of RodeoHouston® at NRG Stadium. The iTunes chart topper was added in place of Old Dominion who were forced to cancel their performance due to unforeseen circumstances.
“Cody Johnson will be a great addition to our 2017 RodeoHouston lineup,” said Joel Cowley, the Show’s president and CEO. “We welcome this talented singer to our stage as we honor the men and women of our military on Armed Forces Appreciation Day.”
Johnson has been streamed over 160 million times in the last 12 months. In the last year and a half the singer has sold over 65,000 albums, 300,000 singles and over 500,000 hard tickets to his concerts. His explosive live shows recently landed Johnson the coveted cover of Pollstar magazine. His latest album Gotta Be Me made its debut at #1 on the iTunes Country album chart and #2 on the Billboard Top Country Album Chart. His music has earned critical acclaim from: Rolling Stone, People, Billboard, Southern Living, Pollstar and The New York Times among countless others. The demand for Johnson is clear, as is the fact that his authentic brand of country is resonating with fans nationwide who hunger for traditional country music.
Previously purchased tickets for March 8, regardless of the entertainer name on the tickets, are still valid.
For those fans who want refunds for the March 8 performance, please visit rodeohouston.com/updates for instructions.
For a complete list of shows log onto www.thecodyjohnsonband.com
Photo Credit: Jay Trevino