Two-time Grammy Award winners for KING & COUNTRY will hit the road this December for their first arena Christmas tour, A for KING & COUNTRY Christmas with Lauren Daigle. This 15-city nationwide run will be their largest tour to date and include major markets, such as New York City (Prudential Center), Tampa (USF Sun Dome) and Los Angeles (Honda Center).
The group will debut their newest, original Christmas song, “Glorious,” a track they have been recording and producing in the midst of this year’s busy touring schedule. Their set will also include beloved Christmas classics and their four #1 singles from their latest album RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG. - “Fix My Eyes,” “Shoulders,” “It's Not Over Yet,” and “Priceless,” from their upcoming feature film, Priceless, in theaters nationwide on October 14.
“The nostalgia, the songs, the great Hope - Christmas is our favorite season of the year!” said Joel Smallbone of for KING & COUNTRY. “So with our dear friend Lauren Daigle, we present our first nationwide Christmas Tour. Let the celebration begin!"
Also appearing on the tour will be Lauren Daigle, who will be performing songs from her upcoming Christmas album, BEHOLD, and surprising guests with a few special compilations with for KING & COUNTRY. Daigle recently won Artist of the Year at this year’s K-LOVE FAN AWARDS, and her first album How Can It Be, recently reached RIAA GOLD status.
“When they [for KING & COUNTRY] asked me to join them this Christmas, I found myself honored to share the stage with such upstanding men,” said Lauren Daigle. “Each night will carry something special. I’m also thrilled to share my very first Christmas record, BEHOLD, during this tour as they will be the very first audience to hear it live.
A for KING & COUNTRY Christmas with Lauren Daigle
November 29th Tampa, FL
December 1st Orlando, FL
December 2nd Atlanta, GA
December 3rd Louisville, KY
December 4th Newark, NJ
December 6th Rockford, IL
December 8th Omaha, NE
December 9th Kansas City, MO
December 10th Arlington, TX (only for KING & COUNTRY)
December 11th St. Louis, MO
December 13th Colorado Springs, CO
December 15th Sacramento, CA
December 16th Anaheim, CA
December 17th San Diego, CA
December 18th Phoenix, AZ
Tickets can be found at http://smarturl.it/fkacchristmastour. Two VIP packages will be offered during this tour at select dates. A VIP Christmas Meet & Greet Package will include early entry, special meet and greet backstage with for KING & COUNTRY and Lauren Daigle, a Christmas gift, Q&A, and premium seating. A VIP Christmas Q&A Package will include early entry, Q&A with Joel, Luke and Lauren, floor seats, and a Christmas gift.
ABOUT for KING & COUNTRY:
Soaring melodies, driving rhythms, theatrical instrumentation and personal themes are the heartbeat of two-time Grammy Award winners for KING & COUNTRY. The Australian duo raised expectations with the release of 2012’s Crave, winning Billboard’s New Artists to Watch for 2012, and has since sold three quarters of a million albums and just this year topped the 100,000,000 mark in total streams of their music. Their sophomore effort Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong. garnered unanimous critical praise with a #1 debut on iTunes, a headlining tour in 2014 and a 60-date arena tour during the Spring (2015). They have performed on numerous national network programs including Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Today Show, The View and The Tonight Show and have songs featured on the Emmys, The Super Bowl, Sunday Night Football, U.S. Open, 7UP and more.
ABOUT LAUREN DAIGLE:
Blessed with a voice that is both smoky and sweet, Daigle has forged a unique sound that combines the soulful, heart-in-throat vulnerability of Adele. Her Centricity Music debut, How Can It Be, is ripe with the kind of compelling lyrics and engaging melodies that invite listeners to draw closer to their creator, and that’s just what Daigle had in mind. Lauren received her first Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for How Can It Be in 2015. She is won the Billboard Award for Top Christian Album. Her debut album reached RIAA GOLD status in just 15 months.