Grammy victor Chris Stapleton coming to Rupp Arena


LiveNation announced Monday morning that the five-time Grammy victor will perform June 28 along with special guests Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb.

The tour will feature Marty Stuart and Brent Cobb as special guests, with dates confirmed at Madison Square Garden in New York City and The Forum in Los Angeles. Public tickets for the newly announced concerts begin Friday, February 9 at 10:00am local time.

Country star Chris Stapleton is set to return to Northwest Arkansas in 2018.

Stapleton also won the Grammy for Best Country Album (From A Room: Volume 1) and Best Country Solo Performance for his rendition of "Either Way". Tickets can be purchased in person at the Walton Arts Center box office in Fayetteville, by calling 479-443-5600 or by visiting

Stapleton joined legendary artist Emmylou Harris on the live Grammy broadcast for a performance of "Wildflowers" in tribute of Tom Petty.

In 2017, Stapleton released two discs, "From A Room: Volume 1" in May and "From A Room: Volume 2" in December. His preceding album, From a Room: Volume 1, ended 2017 as the best-selling country album of the year.