UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 05: Country singer Billy Currington performs at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 5, 2010 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Kevin Kane/Getty Images)
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SPARTA, Ky. - Platinum selling recording artist Billy Currington will entertain Kentucky Speedway’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 fans with a special infield pre-race concert.
The race is scheduled for Saturday, June 29, and Currington will perform at 5:15 p.m.
His performance is included with the purchase of a Quaker State 400 ticket and guests that purchase a race day Fan Zone pass will be able to view the show near the stage.
Currington celebrated a string of No. 1 singles including his fifth consecutive and seventh of his career, “Let Me Down Easy,” from his fourth album, Enjoy Yourself. The album also features the No. 1 hit “Pretty Good at Drinkin’ Beer” along with the popular “Love Done Gone.”
Since his 2003 debut, Currington has sold more than 11 million albums, earned multiple Recording Industry Artists Association of America (RIAA) Gold and Platinum certifications while creating 11 top 10 singles that earned him two Grammy Award nominations along with multiple Country Music Association (CMA) and Academy of Country Music (ACM) awards.
Race tickets, Fan Zone passes, ticket packages and camping are on sale now at http://www.kentuckyspeedway.com , (859) 578-2300 and the speedway ticket office at 1 Speedway Drive in Sparta, Ky., 41086 just off Interstate 71 Exit 57 and Kentucky Hwy. 35.
The Quaker State 400 will provide the finale for a tripleheader event weekend made up of the June 28 NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) Feed The Children 300 and June 27 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series UNOH 225.
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