iHeartMedia announced the return of the festival, which is now in its eighth year. The 2021 lineup will feature country music’s hottest artists including the aforementioned Keith and Little Big Town, plus Blake Shelton, Jake Owen, Lee Brice, Carly Pearce, Cole Swindell, and Chase Rice. The event is set to go down at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, and will be hosted once again by iHeartMedia’s nationally-syndicated top on-air Country personality, Bobby Bones.
“The iHeartCountry Festival is one of Country music’s most-anticipated nights, and this year is especially exciting,” said Rod Phillips, Executive Vice President of Programming for iHeartCountry. “Live music is back, and we can’t wait to return to the Frank Erwin Center with this iconic lineup.”
LiveXLive Media will exclusively stream the main stage celebration for fans globally on livexlive.com and iHeartMedia’s Country music radio stations will broadcast the event live in their local markets and on iHeartRadio.com.
iHeartCountry has more than 150 Country stations across the U.S. reaching more than 110 million Country music listeners per month on broadcast alone, making it the largest Country broadcast radio group in America. The iHeartCountry Festival Presented by Capital One is part of iHeartMedia’s roster of nationally-recognized events including the iHeartRadio Music Festival, the iHeartRadio Music Awards, the nationwide iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One, iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina, iHeartRadio ALTer Ego Presented by Capital One, iHeartRadio Wango Tango, and the iHeartRadio Podcast Awards.
Capital One Cardholders have exclusive access to special pre-sale tickets before the general public for 48 hours only beginning Tuesday, July 27 at 11 a.m. ET/10 a.m. CT through Thursday, July 29 at 11 a.m. ET/10 a.m. CT. Additionally, Capital One Cardholders can add a Capital One Access Pass to their purchase to enjoy a VIP cardholder event at iHeartCountry Festival featuring an intimate performance by Lee Brice, complimentary food and beverage, and more. Supplies are limited.