It has been 50 years since Randy Owen, Jeff Cook and Teddy Gentry, left the cotton farms of Fort Payne, Alabama, to spend the summer playing music in a Myrtle Beach, South Carolina bar called The Bowery. It is a classic American tale of rags to riches. The band members somehow rose from their humble beginning of picking cotton to become international stars. Alabama has sold 80 million albums and changed the face and sound of country music in the process and are now coming to Salem for a special show on Thursday, March 14th at 7:00 pm.
Reserved Seat: $35.00, $59.50, $79.50, $129.50
Preferred Parking: $5.00
Tickets for this show are on sale at the Salem Civic Center Box Office (Monday – Friday: 10 am – 6 pm and Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm), by phone at 800-745-3000 or at www.ticketmaster.com/event/01005574E7F6A773 All ticket sales are final, no refunds or exchanges.
Additional Information About The Artists:
Alabama's music continues to stand the test of time and their numbers and stats are beyond compare. In five decades, Alabama has charted 43 #1 singles including 21 #1 singles in a row. The band has won over 179 CMA Awards, Grammy Awards and ACM Awards. They members are enshrined at the Country Music Hall of Fame and they have their own star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. They are also world-class philanthropists, who have raised over $250 million for charity.
The Oak Ridge Boys are both Country and Gospel Music Royalty. The group has charted more than a dozen #1 singles and over 30 Top 10 albums during its more than 50 years of recording a performing. The Oaks are members of both the Country Music and Gospel Music Hall of Fames.