DAYTON, OH – With six RIAA-certified Platinum albums, 20 RIAA Gold-certified albums and over 70 million sold, Country Music Hall of Fame member Hank Williams Jr. announces a limited number of 2022 tour dates including a visit to Dayton, Ohio July 22 at the Wright State University Nutter Center. Tickets for the concert at the Nutter Center go on sale March 11 and may be purchased at Ticketmaster or at the Wright State Nutter Center Box Office.
As a touring artist, Hank was a pioneer in bringing arena rock production values to country music, and he remains one of the most consistent ticket sellers in music, period, as generation after generation gets turned on to one of the most dynamic live performers ever to take the stage.
“It’s about that time, and you better believe I’m ready brothers and sisters,” the icon shares. “We’re bringing some blues, some rock and some country back to country.”
One of the most influential artists of his time, Williams Jr. has helped define Country music in his five-decade career, earning titles as Entertainer of the Year from both the ACM and CMA, winning a GRAMMY Award along with his 10 nominations from The Recording Academy and receiving recognition as a songwriter as a BMI Icon and a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Following his 37th album, It’s About Time, in 2016, Williams Jr. has released several compilations, including All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over: Great Tailgating Songs, A Country Boy Can Survive (Box Set), Hank Jr. Sings Hank Sr. and 35 Biggest Hits.
Hank Williams Jr. Tour Dates
On sale now unless otherwise noted. Details available at HankJr.com.
April 1 Landers Center Southaven, MS
May 27 First Interstate Arena at MetraPark^ Billings, MT
May 29 Alerus Center^ Grand Forks, ND
June 17 Wells Fargo Arena^ Des Moines, IA
June 18 Denny Sanford Premier Center^ Sioux Falls, SD
July 8 Golden Nugget+ Lake Charles, LA
July 9 Orion Amphitheater~ Huntsville, AL
July 21 Great Jones County Fair Monticello, IA
July 22 Nutter Center^ Dayton, OH
July 29 Salem Civic Center^ Salem, VA
July 30 Delaware State Fair Harrington, DE
Aug. 5 Simmons Bank Arena# North Little Rock, AR
Aug. 6 Choctaw Grand Theatre Durant, OK
Aug. 9 Jackson County Fair Jackson, MS
Aug. 12 Beaver Dam Amphitheater+ Beaver Dam, KY
Aug. 13 Neon Lights Festival* North Lawrence, OH
*On Sale March 9
^On Sale March 11
~On Sale March 18
#On Sale April 1
About Hank Williams Jr.
Hank Williams Jr.’s extremely impressive resume has spawned 70 million albums sold worldwide, six PLATINUM albums, 20 GOLD albums, 13 No. 1 albums and 10 No. 1 singles. Marking 52 years since his first album in 1964, Williams Jr. released It’s About Time (Nash Icon Records) in 2016. In addition to the history-making “Are You Ready for the Country,” the project included tunes such as “Dress Like an Icon,” “Just Call Me Hank,” “It’s About Time” and “The Party’s On” as well as re-recorded versions of classics “Mental Revenge” and “Born to Boogie” with Brantley Gilbert, Justin Moore and Brad Paisley on guitar. It’s About Time marked Hank’s 37th studio album in his five-decade career. Following It’s About Time, Williams Jr. has released several compilations, including All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over: Great Tailgating Songs, A Country Boy Can Survive (Box Set), Hank Jr. Sings Hank Sr. and 35 Biggest Hits. He continues to add accolades to an extremely impressive resume, which includes ACM Entertainer of the Year, CMA Entertainer of the Year and BMI Icon, in addition to a GRAMMY win and coveted inductions into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame and Country Music Hall of Fame.
About the Wright State University Nutter Center
The Wright State University Nutter Center is Dayton’s premier sports and entertainment venue. The 11,200 seat arena is the official home of the NCAA Division 1 Wright State University men’s and women’s basketball programs and the women’s volleyball program. It’s a stopping point for approximately 12 national touring concerts and performances each year including musicians from every genre and world renowned family shows. It has also become home for high profile sporting events including regional and state high school volleyball, basketball, and wrestling tournaments.