July 31, 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017
For Immediate Release
Contact: Treena Parvello, 520-342-2905
Matt Smith, 520-321-1111
AMERICAN IDOL FINALIST LAUREN ALAINA TO PERFORM AT THE DIAMOND CENTER ON SEPT. 29
TUCSON, Ariz. – Lauren Alaina—runner-up on American Idol in 2011—will perform at Desert Diamond Casino’s Diamond Center on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. Tickets start at $10 and go on sale starting Saturday, May 6, 2017. Tickets can be purchased through Star Tickets or at Desert Diamond Casino’s Rewards Center. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show starts at 8 p.m.
Georgia native Lauren Alaina, first appeared on the national music scene on Season 10 of American Idol, returning home as the runner up. She later released her debut album, Wildflower, which peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Country charts. On Jan. 27, 2017, Lauren released her second album, Road Less Traveled; Rolling Stone named it one of their Most Anticipated Albums of 2017. The title track of that album includes Lauren’s first No. 1 hit single.
Lauren has been nominated for several Teen Choice Awards and CMT Music Awards, and the singer/songwriter just received her first ACM nomination for New Female Vocalist of the Year. She has shared the stage with superstars such as Alan Jackson and Carrie Underwood, and is currently on the Love Unleashed Tour with Martina McBride. Later this year, Lauren will be on the Huntin’, Fishin’, And Lovin’ Every Day Tour with Luke Bryan. In addition to touring, Lauren regularly appears on the Grand Ole Opry and is one of Radio’s Nashville Rising Artists. She is also a Spotify Spotlight on Country featured artist and is one of CMT’s Next Women of Country.