The North Carolina Azalea Festival Announces Second Musical Artist for
2019 Main Stage Concert Series – Tyler Farr
WILMINGTON, NC – The 2019 North Carolina Azalea Festival announces the second performing artist for the Main Stage Concert Series -Tyler Farr. He will be performing on Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 7:00 pm.
The Missouri natives dry wit and energetic live shows have earned him industry recognition as a 2014 CRS New Faces of Country Radio and 2014 Music Row Breakthrough Artist of the Year nominee, as well as rave reviews for his coveted opening slots touring with Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert and Lee Brice.
Farr is the only solo male country artist in the last 10 years to have his first two studio albums debut in the top-5 on the Billboard 200 Chart. First with his release of Redneck Crazy in 2013, landing at No. 2 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart and #5 on the Billboard Top 200. Following with his highly anticipated sophomore album, Suffer In Peacein 2015, also making its debut in the top 5 on both the BILLBOARD Top 200 Albums and BILLBOARD Country Albums ChartsTyler’s first single, ”A Guy Walks into a Bar,”  off this album proved to be Farr’s third No. 1 hit and is now RIAA Certified GOLD. Farrs #1, platinum-selling title-track Redneck Crazy projected Farr forward to celebrate back-to-back #1 singles, including his first #1 as a songwriter, with his Gold-certified hit Whiskey in my Water.