Country superstars Miranda Lambert and Jake Owen will join Jason Aldean at Prairie Winds Park in August to head Country Thunder Alberta in 2019.
The festival made the announcement on Thursday morning, offering details on the star formation that will occupy the main stage during the festival from August 16 to 18.
Jake Owen. Courtesy, Country Thunder.
Lambert will be packing his cohorts Ann Anneeneena Presley and Ashley Monroe. The country supergroup will be touring with their third studio album, Interstate Gospel, released earlier this month. The Pistol Annies is a side project for Lambert, a former Nashville Star performer who reached platinum sales and the Grammy Awards as a solo artist.
The latest album by Australian Jake Owen, American Love, from 2016, earned five hit singles.
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Jason Aldean, which was billed as the nearest Sunday during the Country Thunder 2018, has released eight hit albums since 2005. His hits include this year's Drowns the Whiskey, a duet with Lambert.
Also announced on Thursday were American singer Lauren Alaina, Canadian country veteran Terri Clark and Roots & Boots, another trio of supergroups with Sammy Kershaw, Aaron Tippin and Collin Raye. Shawn Austin, Megan Patrick, Jimmie Allen, Jordan Davis and The Hunter Brothers will also perform this year in Calgary. More artists are expected to be announced in the coming months.
The 2014 Country Thunder Alberta takes place at Prairie Winds Park from August 16 to 18.