Country Thunder Music Festival announces 2018 headliners

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FLORENCE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Country Thunder Arizona has announced its 2018 lineup.

The headliners for the four-day festival, which runs from April 5 to 8, are Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Toby Keith, and Cole Swindell.

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Luke Bryan, who will be playing the closing performance on Sunday, has six hit albums and is probably best known for his song “Country Girl (Shake It For Me).”

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Jason Aldean has only recently returned to performing concerts, after his show at the Country Music Festival in Las Vegas was brought to a halt by the deadly shootings.

Aldean has 17 Number 1 hit singles including “Don’t You Wanna Stay” which also featured Kelly Clarkson.

Toby Keith is a hall of fame songwriter and has 20 hit singles, including “35MPH Town” from 2015.

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Cole Swindell is an already accomplished songwriter who recently began releasing his own hits, including “You Should Be Here.”

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Other performers will include Big & Rich, Brett Young, Michael Ray, Tracy Lawrence, Lindsay Ell, Cody Johnson, Neal McCoy, Lukas Nelson, Bryan White, and Michael Tyler.

Tickets are on sale at countrythunder.com

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