Chris Young Set For Mohegan Sun Arena Debut

2020-01-06

***Please note: this performance has been postponed to Friday, December 11th.

On Thursday, March 26th with special guest Payton Smith

UNCASVILLE, CT (January 6, 2020) – Multi-platinum entertainer, Chris Young, makes his debut at Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday, March 26th at 7:00pm with special guest Payton Smith.

Tickets are $69.00, $59.00, $49.00 and $39.00 and go on sale Friday, January 10th at 10:00am through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com. Tickets will also be available at the Mohegan Sun Box Office beginning Saturday, January 11th at 10:00am, subject to availability.

Young has accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments, including membership in the iconic Grand Ole Opry, two billion on-demand streams, 12 million singles sold, 11 career #1 singles, 17 R.I.A.A. Gold/Platinum/Multi-Platinum certified projects, and two Grammy nominations.  As a prolific creator, Chris has given fans seven studio albums in 12 years including Losing Sleep, his third project in less than two years.  The title track is certified Platinum while “Hangin’ On” is his ninth #1 as a songwriter.  Losing Sleep (2017) and I’m Comin’ Over (2015) debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart with “I’m Comin’ Over” becoming Young’s first 2X Platinum single.

Named “one of his era’s finest traditionalists” by Associated Press, Chris has quickly become an international ambassador for Country music, performing to capacity crowds around the world including sold-out C2C Festival in the UK.  With a hit-packed set that highlights his 11 chart-toppers – including back-to-back #1s “Losing Sleep,” “Sober Saturday Night,” “Think Of You” and “I’m Comin’ Over” – the Grammy and ACM nominated vocalist headlined the Raised On Country World Tour, playing to over 400,000 fans in three countries in 2019, including London, Boston, Las Vegas, San Diego and many more.

Chris’s newest hits – “Drowning,” “Raised On Country” and “Town Ain’t Big Enough,” featuring Lauren Alaina – will be included on a new album releasing in 2020.

Mohegan Sun Arena is now ranked consistently among the top venues in the world according to Billboard Magazine, Pollstar and VenuesNow.  Mohegan Sun Arena is consistently ranked among the top three “Arenas in the World for its Size” and top 15 in the “World for All Size Venues.” The award – winning venue is the “#1 Casino Venue in the World,” “#1 Social Media Venue in the World” and a seven – time national award – winner for “Arena of the Year.”  For more information on concerts and other great events, visit Mohegan Sun. For information on this week’s schedule, call the Entertainment and Special Events hotline at 1.888.226.7711.