Missouri State Fair announces Christian concert


Democrat Staff



Christian pop duo for KING & COUNTRY will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 with opener Jordan Feliz during the 2017 Missouri State Fair.


Photo courtesy of Missouri State Fair

The Missouri State Fair has announced the Christian music concert for the Pepsi Grandstand lineup this August.

Christian pop duo for KING & COUNTRY will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 with opener Jordan Feliz.

Comprised of brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone, of Australia, for KING & COUNTRY was named Billboard’s New Artists to Watch for 2012 after the release of “Crave” in 2012, according to their website. Their sophomore album, “RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG.” debuted at No. 1 on the iTunes Chart and received two Grammy Award wins.

The duo also received a Grammy nomination this year for their song “Priceless,” the title track from their indie film of the same name.

Feliz started his music career touring with a heavy metal band, then switched to “soulful R&B,” according to his website. His debut project was the 10-song album “Beloved,” with songs such as “The River” and “Beloved.”

Tickets to the for KING & COUNTRY concert at the Fair range from $15 to $20. Grandstand tickets do not include admission to the Fair.

Concert tickets will be on sale starting at 9 a.m. June 20 through ticketmaster.com or at 800-796-6776 or 800-745-3000. The Missouri State Fair Box Office opens at noon June 26 for walk-up orders.

The 2017 Missouri State Fair in Sedalia will be hosted Aug. 10-20 with the theme “Come home.”

Christian pop duo for KING & COUNTRY will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 with opener Jordan Feliz during the 2017 Missouri State Fair.
http://sedaliademocrat.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/web1_Concert.jpgChristian pop duo for KING & COUNTRY will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 with opener Jordan Feliz during the 2017 Missouri State Fair. Photo courtesy of Missouri State Fair

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