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New acts added to Country Spirit USA concert

05/09/2018 08:18AM ● By J. Chambless

Cassadee Pope, an award-winning solo artist who was the first female winner of 'The Voice,' will join the lineup.

Seven country music artists have been added to the Citadel Country Spirit USA final lineup on the main stage. The three-day country music festival comes to Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show Grounds Aug. 24 to 26.

On Aug. 24, Brett Young, named as the only country music act on Billboard’s Top 10 New Artists and recent winner of the Academy of Country Music Award for Best New Male Vocalist; and Cassadee Pope, an award-winning solo artist who was the first female winner of “The Voice,” join the lineup, including headliner Alabama and Dustin Lynch, known for his red hot live performances.

In addition to headliner Toby Keith and Trace Adkins, Tyler Farr, a platinum-selling artist with back-to-back No. 1 singles; High Valley, recently earning their first ACM nomination and first Top 10 single both in one week; and Jimmie Allen, a breakthrough sensation, take the main stage on Aug. 25.

On Aug. 26, Michael Ray, and Danielle Bradbery, who was winner of “The Voice” Season 4, are in the lineup, including headliner Brad Paisley and Jake Owen.

The Main Stage lineup and schedule will be:

Friday, Aug. 24
9:15 p.m. Alabama
7:15 p.m. Dustin Lynch
5:30 p.m. Brett Young
3:45 p.m. Cassadee Pope
2 p.m. To be announced

Saturday, Aug. 25
9:15 p.m. Toby Keith
7:15 p.m. Trace Adkins
5:30 p.m. Tyler Farr
3:45 p.m. High Valley
2 p.m. Jimmie Allen

Sunday, Aug. 26
7:30 p.m. Brad Paisley
5:30 p.m. Jake Owen
3:45 p.m. Michael Ray
2 p.m. Danielle Bradbery

Citadel Country Spirit USA, being held at Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show Grounds, will feature more than 20 country music artists on two stages. A local band competition for three performances on the “Citadel Rising Star Stage” will be announced soon. Single-day tickets and Three-Day Early Bird Passes are on sale now at

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