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Published On: Wed, Sep 14th, 2016

For KING & COUNTRY, Lauren Daigle sets USF Christmas show on November 29

For KING & COUNTRY and Lauren Daigle are teaming up to bring “A for KING & COUNTRY Christmas” to the USF Sun Dome on Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 at 7:00PM.  Tickets go on sale Friday, September 16th at 10:00AM.  Ticket prices are $75.00 (VIP), $38.00, and $25.00.  Additional fees may apply.  Tickets will be available through Ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster outlets, by calling 800-745-3000 or at the Sun Dome Box Office. Groups of 10 or more may save $5 on select prices.  Call Whitney Henry at 813-974-8916 or email [email protected] for more information.  Sign up for the SD VIP Pass to receive all the information you need about this event and others at www.SunDomeArena.com.

For King and Country album cover Run Wild Live Free Love strongFor KING & COUNTRY is a GRAMMY award winning Christian rock/pop duo who’s members are Australian-American brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone. Both born in Sydney, their family moved to Nashville in 1991 where they were introduced to the music industry. In 2007, they began performing as their own band starting off as ‘Joel & Luke’, and later ‘Austoville’. In 2009, they signed with Warner Music Group and changed their name to ‘for KING & COUNTRY’ after a British battle cry. In 2012, the band exceeded expectations with the release of their debut album,Crave. That year Billboard named them one of their “New Artists to Watch” and American Songwriter called them “Australia’s answer to Coldplay”. The following year they won the New Artist of the Year award at the 2013 GMA Dove Awards. In September 2014, the band released their sophomore album, RUN WILD. LIVE FREE. LOVE STRONG. This album garnered unanimous critical praise and won the Best Contemporary Christian Music Album at the 57thAnnual GRAMMY Awards. The album debuted on iTunes at #1 and spent 17 weeks on the Billboard 200, peaking at No. 13.  The band released a deluxe anniversary edition of the album in October 2015 including three new releases.

“A for King & Country Christmas” also features GRAMMY nominated and Billboard Award winning singer/songwriter, Lauren Daigle.  Her 2014 debut album, HOW CAN IT BE, reached Gold Record status, dominating the charts since its release. The album logged in more than five weeks at #1 on Billboard’s Top Christian Albums chart, and premiered in the Top 30 on the Billboard 200.  HOW CAN IT BE also reached #1 on the iTunes Gospel Top Albums Chart positioning her as the fastest selling new artist in Contemporary Christian music in the past decade.

All Sun Dome ticketed events are available through charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000, Ticketmaster outlets, online at Ticketmaster.com, or in person at the Sun Dome Box Office.  You can also become a fan and follow the USF Sun Dome on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/USFSunDomeArena and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/USF_SunDome for special sneak peeks and daily updates.  Check out the Sun Dome online at www.SunDomeArena.com.

Joel Smallbone of For King & Country at Winter Jam 2016 in Tampa photo/ Brandon Jones

Joel Smallbone of For King & Country at Winter Jam 2016 in Tampa photo/ Brandon Jones

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