Multi-platinum country band Lonestar comes to Lakeside for a performance in Hoover Auditorium Saturday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Lonestar has amassed RIAA-certified sales in excess of 10 million albums since their national launch in 1995 and achieved 10 No. 1 country hits including “No News,” “Come Crying to Me,” “I’m Already There,” “What About Now” and their crossover smash “Amazed,” which was also No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, the first record since 1983’s “Islands in the Stream,” to top both charts.
The band’s awards include 1996 Academy of Country Music (ACM) Top New Vocal Group, 1999 ACM Single of The Year and Song of the Year for “Amazed,” 2001 Country Music Association (CMA) Vocal Group of the Year and 2002 ACM Top Vocal Group. With an average of 80 concert dates worldwide per year, they are celebrating over 25 years together.
Current members are Dean Sams (keyboards, acoustic guitar, background vocals), Michael Britt (lead guitarist, background vocals), Keech Rainwater (drums) and Drew Womack (lead vocals, guitar).