Luke Bryan to Premiere New Single “Knockin’ Boots”
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Nashville – April 2, 2019- – Country music superstar Luke Bryan will perform his new single “Knockin’ Boots” for the first time on television at the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards on April 7. The twice-named ACM Entertainer of the Year is nominated once again in that category in addition to a Song of the Year nomination for “Most People Are Good.” The ACM Awards will telecast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7 at 8:00 PM ET/PT on CBS.
Last Friday, Luke performed “Knockin’ Boots” acoustically for his fans online. Watch it HERE
“Knockin’ Boots” was written by Hillary Lindsey, Gordie Sampson and Jon Nite and is available at all digital retailers HERE. “Knockin’ Boots” follows Luke’s recent 22nd career #1 single “What Makes You Country,” the fourth consecutive #1 song from his What Makes You Country album.
ABC’s American Idol is currently underway as Luke joins Katy Perry and Lionel Richie at the judges table for the second season. After wrapping Idol in mid-May, Luke will launch his “Sunset Repeat Tour” with special guests Cole Swindell and Jon Langston on May 31. The tour will include Luke’s third trip to Gillette Stadium having performed two shows in July 2016 as part of his “Kill The Lights Tour” and his Foxborough debut in August 2014 in front of a sold out crowd on his “That’s My Kind Of Night Tour.”
About Luke Bryan
Luke is a two-time Academy of Country Music and a two-time Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year, a five-time host of the ACM Awards, a NSAI Artist/Songwriter of the Year and was named a CMT Artist of the Year six consecutive years. Luke has more certified digital singles than any other country artist with 46 million tracks and 12 million albums with four Billion music streams. Luke has placed 22 singles at #1, 12 of which he co-wrote. In each of the last several years, Luke’s headline tours have performed for 1.5 million fans or more and last year headlined the most stadium shows in one year of his career, now totaling 34 stadium concerts to date. Last summer Luke opened Nashville’s only six-floor entertainment facility in the heart of Music City, LUKE’S 32 BRIDGE FOOD + DRINK.