Following her successful performance at the first ever Country to Country festival back in 2013, Carrie Underwood has been announced as the first headliner to next year’s festival.
2016 will also be the first time C2C will be held for three consecutive days from 11th to 13th March in three cities: London, Dublin and Glasgow. Carrie Underwood will headline the festival as follows:
· Glasgow Clyde Auditorium – 11th March
· London The O2 – 12th March
· Dublin 3Arena – 13th March
Chris York, promoter at SJM commented: “Country to Country is delighted to welcome Carrie Underwood back to the event as headliner in our fourth year. In addition to The O2, London we are delighted to have her help launch our inaugural Glasgow event and our third year of C2C in Dublin.
“Carrie helped establish the event in our first year and the creation of the biggest celebration of country music outside North America. Country to Country is proud to have event partners BBC Radio 2 and the Country Music Association on board.”
Rebecca Kane Burton from The O2 added: “Country to Country has been a huge success for The O2, connecting thousands of country music fans with the best artists from the US, UK and around the world. We are proud of how the event has grown since 2013 and are excited about Carrie Underwood returning to our venue for the biggest C2C yet, next year