Sam Hunt, Macklemore and Kygo to star in Birds Nest in 2022
The Coors Light Birds Nest 2022 lineup is taking shape as three big music stars – Sam Hunt, Macklemore and KYGO – have pledged to perform in the popular concert series that will take place February 9-12 during Waste Management Phoenix Open Week. Tickets for these star-studded shows are on sale now and can be purchased by visiting www.coorslightbirdsnest.com. Wednesday’s title act and remaining Coors Light Birds Nest lineup will be announced as more performers are confirmed.
“We are absolutely delighted to welcome music fans back to Coors Light Birds Nest and kick things off with an incredible lineup of musicians,” said Michael Golding, 2022 Tournament President. years are among the most talented and famous musicians in the world and we can’t wait to see them take the stage. “
Heading the Thursday, February 10 show, American country music star Sam Hunt with special guest and multi-platinum artist Russell Dickerson. Hunt is well known for slipping hip-hop phrasing and modern R&B beats into country-pop songs, marking a significant generational shift in country music. Since launching his career, Hunt has quickly gained recognition from within and outside the country music community and has been honored with numerous awards including an American Music Award and a CMT Music Award, as well as nominations for the Billboard Music Awards and GRAMMYs. Rewards.
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Four-time GRAMMY award-winning rapper and songwriter in Seattle, Washington, Macklemore will headline the third night of the Coors Light Birds Nest on Friday, February 11. Macklemore won his four GRAMMYs in 2014, including Best New Artist. , Best Rap Album (The breakage), and Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song for her single “Thrift Shop,” one of her two No. 1 singles that year. He also won two American Music Awards in 2013 for Favorite Rap / Hip-Hop Artist and Favorite Rap / Hip-Hop Album (The breakage), as well as the Billboard Music Awards in 2013 and 2014 for Rap Song of the Year (“Thrift Shop”) and Best Rap Song (“Can’t Hold Us”).
To round out the lineup at Coors Light Birds Nest, Norwegian-born music producer / DJ Kygo, as well as special guests Sam Feldt and Forester, who will take the stage on Saturday, February 12. Kygo has established itself as a household name thanks to his hugely popular remixes, sold-out shows in North America and Europe, and his signature performances at Coachella and the Ultra Music Festival. It has accumulated 15 billion cumulative global audio and video streams and broke numerous streaming records. Kygo had one of his biggest hits with the multi-platinum “It Ain’t Me” (feat. Selena Gomez), making it to the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 and totaling over 2.5 billion streams in the world. Kygo will make his second appearance after his very successful debut at Coors Light Birds Nest in 2020.
The Coors Light Bird’s Nest will see some changes this year in the outdoor patio. The 48,000 square foot tent will still present the live performances, but the exterior of the tent will provide an enhanced experience for fans with a music festival atmosphere.
“The Coors Light Birds Nest is known to host some of the biggest stars in the world, but this year we wanted to examine how we might improve the overall fan experience, especially before the headliners took to the stage.” , said 2022 Coors. Light Birds Nest President Eric Brandt. “Coors Light Birds Nest ticket holders can expect a much more fan-friendly atmosphere where they can meet friends for a drink after golf, come early for a bite to eat at food trucks, play games. outdoor board games and enjoy the various bars and outdoor seating. areas. “
Coors Light Birds Nest general admission tickets will start at $ 75, while VIP tickets start at $ 285 each and offer exclusive access to an upgraded VIP area where guests are treated with food and drink. free and access to a premium viewing area for shows. Organizers are encouraging fans to buy their tickets early as ticket prices will increase as the event draws closer.
“With concerts and live events starting to return, we are seeing a huge demand for concert tickets,” Golding said. “We want to make sure everyone has enough time to reserve their place at the Coors Light Birds Nest, so we suggest people buy their tickets well in advance for this four night music festival.”
The Coors Light Birds Nest is located directly opposite the main entrance to the Waste Management Phoenix Open tournament at 82sd Street and Bell Road. The entertainment venue opens at 3:30 p.m. and closes at 10:30 p.m. from Wednesday to Saturday. Headliners will take to the main stage each evening at around 8:30 pm The Coors Light Birds Nest is a venue for ages 21 and up. For more information on the Coors Light Birds Nest visit www.coorslightbirdsnest.com.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Multi-platinum award-winning hitmaker Sam Hunt’s second SOUTHSIDE album made its critically acclaimed debut and was one of the best country albums of 2020, ranking No.1 on the Billboard Table of country albums. Named one of the best albums of the year by The New York Times and American weekly, the Platinum Selling Project features 12 songs all written by Hunt, including his # 1 hit “Kinfolks”, one of NPR’s best songs of 2020 “Hard To Forget”, his current single “Breaking Up Was Easy in the 90’s “and his 3 week No.1 smash, 6x Platinum, GRAMMY nominated,” Body Like A Back Road “.
SOUTHSIDE follows Hunt’s debut album, nominated for GRAMMY and triple platinum, MONTEVALLO, which also topped the Billboard Country Albums and produced four No.1 singles and five platinum and multi-platinum hits, including “Leave the Night On”, “House Party”, “Take Your Time”, “Break Up In A Small Town” and “Make Je missing.”
Called “stylistically provocative” by The New York Times and “deceptively phenomenal” by The Washington Post, Hunt received praise from Associated Press, Billboard, Esquire, Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Times, NPR, Rolling Stone, SPIN Magazine, Village Voice, The New York Times, The Washington Post and more. Since the release of MONTEVALLO in 2014, Hunt has accumulated over 9.9 billion global flows and earned 24.5 million RIAA certified units.
For more information on Sam Hunt, visit www.SamHunt.com.
Nashville-based multi-platinum recording artist and singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Russell Dickerson has established himself as a prolific songwriter and powerful showman through memorable high-energy performances and an eloquent song full of wit. His first album certified gold, Yours, bowed to # 5 on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart and # 1 on the Emerging Artist List. In the end, he gave three consecutive No.1 smashes, including the triple platinum “Yours” (dubbed “one of the hottest wedding songs of the year” through The knot), Platinum “Blue Tacoma” and Platinum “Every Little Thing”. Nominations have accrued at the Academy of Country Music Awards, CMT Music Awards and iHeartRadio Music Awards. Among its highlights in 2020, it received an ACM nod in the category of “Best New Male Artist of the Year. He has electrified audiences on tour with Thomas Rhett, Florida Georgia Line, Darius Rucker, Lady A and Kane Brown, in addition to headlining sold-out rooms everywhere. Maintaining an enthusiastic following on social media (affectionately designated as his “RD Fam“), he launched his YouTube show, “It’s Russ,“ taking fans deeper into his world. In 2020, he released his second full album, Southern Symphony [Triple Tigers], a long-awaited masterful compilation, embellished with hummable country hymns and pop flare. Led by the # 1 certified platinum single “Love You Like I Used To”, which spent a record 21 weeks in the Billboard Country Airplay Top 10, its second release tells its story like never before. The eloquent songs and airtight playing of the record showcases all aspects of his beloved personality and the evolution of Russell Dickerson – beloved husband, self-proclaimed “ordinary dude,”“ dad rad and bona fide country music superstar. For more information visit https://russelldickerson.com/.
Three-time award-winning GRAMMY rapper and songwriter Macklemore grew up in Seattle, Washington, and dabbled in hip-hop in the early 2000s. Macklemore released two mixtapes in the first decade of the new millennium, of which The unexpected mixtape which would reach 7th place in the iTunes Hip Hop chart. In 2009, Macklemore teamed up with producer, rapper and DJ Ryan Lewis to produce the single “Thrift Shop” which reached number 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 in 2013. The duo’s second single “Can’t Hold us” also peaked at No.1, making Macklemore and Lewis the first duo in Billboard history to see their first two singles reach No.1.
The album The breakage which included the two No.1 singles won the 2014 GRAMMY Award for Best Rap Album and the duo also won the GRAMMY Awards for Best New Artist, Best Rap Performance and Best Rap Song.
In June 2017, Macklemore released “Glorious,” a single with Skylar Gray, which marked his return to the music industry as well as his first major single produced without Lewis since his mainstream breakthrough. Macklemore released a second solo studio album, GEMINI, in September of the same year.
GEMINI was Macklemore’s first solo effort in 12 years and debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and features the singles “Glorious (with Skylar Gray),” Marmalade “(with Lil Yachty) and” Good Old Days. “(with Kesha).
Collectively, Macklemore’s music videos have been viewed over 2.7 billion times and he is one of only two rappers to have a certified Diamond single. For more information visit www.macklemore.com.
Kygo, a Norwegian-born music producer and DJ who has established himself as a household name thanks to his wildly popular remixes, sold-out shows in North America and Europe as well as his signature performances at Coachella and Ultra Music Festival. Kygo – which will be making his second appearance at Coors Light Birds Nest – was first featured in 2013 and has quietly become one of the most ubiquitous hitmakers in the world. Accumulating 15 billion cumulative global audio and video streams by 2021, it has broken numerous streaming records. Kygo had one of his biggest hits with the multi-platinum “It Ain’t Me” (feat. Selena Gomez), making it to the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 and totaling over 2.5 billion streams in the world.
In 2019, Kygo sparked “Higher Love” with Whitney Houston and generated 1.1 billion additional combined streams / views worldwide and peaked at # 1 on Dance Radio in addition to leaving his mark on a classic. He announced his third album of 2020, Golden Hour (Sony Music International / Ultra Records / RCA Records), acclaimed by critics, with the anthems “Like It Is” (with Zara Larsson & Tyga), “Lose Somebody” (with OneRepublic) and “J’attendrai” (with Sasha Sloan). The album has garnered over 1.7 billion streams worldwide. Following Golden Hour, Kygo recently released their remix of “What’s Love Got To Do With It” by Tina Turner and “Hot Stuff” by Donna Summer which received rave reviews.