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George Strait & Reba McEntire Touring Together

Posted by Laura Travis on 11/04/2009

Both Reba McEntire and George Strait hold several records and career achievements in country music, and now the two have decided to tour together.  This could be considered a dream tour for most country music fans. 

George Strait has had an unbelievable career, with 57 number 1 hits (that's more than any other artist of all time, including Elvis Presley), and has sold over 67 million records.  Strait also holds the record for the most CMA wins, and has four nominations for this years CMA Awards.  He's also won several Grammy's as well as 19 ACM Awards.  But Strait's career is now stronger than it's ever been, with the release of his 33rd album, Twang, which debuted number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and Top Country Albums chart.

Joining Strait on tour is one of the most successful and recognizable female country music voices, Reba McEntire.  Reba has sold more than 55 million records and has a total of 33 number 1 hits.  Like Strait, Reba has won several awards for her music including 15 American Music Awards, 12 ACM Awards, 9 People’s Choice Awards, 7 CMA Awards and 2 Grammy's.  Reba's current album, Keep On Loving You, debuted on the Billboard Top 200 chart and her current single off the album, "Consider Me Gone," is now on the top 10 on Billboard Country Singles.

The two performed together at the Cowboy’s Stadium inaugural event in Dallas, where tickets for the show sold out in less than an hour, and recieved outstanding reviews.  See below for a schedule of their tour:

22-Jan. Baltimore, MD- 1st Mariner
23-Jan. Greensboro, NC- Coliseum
29-Jan. Knoxville, TN- Thompson Boling
30-Jan. Charlottesville, VA- JPJ Arena
5-Feb. Phoenix, AZ- US Airways
6-Feb. Las Vegas, NV- MGM
18-Feb. St Louis, MO- Scottrade Center
19-Feb. Wichita, KS- Intrust Bank Arena
20-Feb. Tulsa, OK- BOK Arena
25-Feb. Atlanta, GA- Philips Arena
26-Feb. Orlando, FL- Amway Arena
4-Mar. Memphis, TN- FedEx Forum
5-Mar. New Orleans, LA- New Orleans Arena
6-Mar. Little Rock, AR- Verizon
26-Mar. Portland, OR- The Rose Garden
27-Mar. Tacoma, WA- Tacomadome
8-Apr. Omaha, NE- Qwest Center
9-Apr. Kansas City, MO- Sprint Center
10-Apr. Des Moines, IA- Wells Fargo Arena