Two superstars are coming to Seattle, and YOU can win tickets to see them!
Whether you prefer the gritty twang of country music or the melodious strumming of pop rock, you’re in luck: in 2018, superstar musicians Ed Sheeran and Kenny Chesney are both coming to CenturyLink Field. Tickets also make a great gift for music fans in your life, and if you happen to be eco-conscious you already know that experiential gifts tend to be much easier on the planet.
Sheeran will perform in Seattle at CenturyLink Field on August 25 as the second stop on his 2018 “North American Stadium Tour.” Chesney’s performance will be a little later in on July 7 as part of his “Trip Around the Sun Tour.” Here are a few facts about these world-class performers to get you jazzed for the concerts. Already ready to win? Scroll down to the bottom of the page for your chance to win tickets to see these shows!
Ed Sheeran has garnered an onslaught of awards since releasing his first album, the seven-times platinum +, in 2011. The album’s single “The A Team” won Sheeran the Ivor Novello Award for Best Song Musically and Lyrically. His second album, x, won the Brit Award for Album of the Year and the album’s single “Thinking Out Loud” earned Sheeran two Grammy awards: Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance.
With the release of his third album, [Symbol], Ed Sheeran has again captured wide acclaim. The album is already certified 2x-platium by the RIAA. Meanwhile, the single “Shape of You” is now the most streamed song ever on Spotify. Beyond writing his own music, Sheeran has also penned hit songs for artists including Taylor Swift, One Direction, The Weeknd, Major Lazer, Tori Kelley and Justin Bieber.
Can’t wait for this musical Brit to invade? Learn more about the August 25 show and buy tickets here.
An 8-time ACM and CMA Entertainer of the Year, Kenny Chesney is known as “The People’s Superstar” for his feel-good summer shows and down-home country sound. Chesney has produced more than 40 Top 10 singles on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts, 29 of which have reached number one.
This summer’s tour will feature all the new songs from Chesney’s The Big Revival and Cosmic Hallelujah mixed with old favorites and a few wildcard picks. Along for the ride are ACM Single of the Year winner Thomas Rhett (“Die a Happy Man,” “It Goes Like This,” “Craving You (feat. Maren Morris)”); good time band Old Dominion (“Break Up with Him,” “Song for Another Time”) and newcomer Brandon Lay.
Chesney truly views his summer stadium tours as moments of celebration. He describes how “We have so much fun, so much life, so many memories – all tied up in these shows and these songs – I am ready to get out there and kick into another summer where we can all celebrate how lucky we are to love life and be able to come together.”
If you want to give the gift of music or secure tickets so you yourself can be part of Chesney’s summer party or hear the musical stylings of Ed Sheeran live, you can get more information and purchase tickets at centurylinkfield.com. Would you rather win your tickets? Enter below!