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BRIEF: Country singer Chris Young coming to Stockton on Aug. 1

July 3, 2014

The Record, Stockton, Calif.

July 03--Chris Young, a country singer who's recorded five straight No. 1 singles, will perform Aug. 1 at Stockton'sBob Hope Theatre.

Tickets -- priced at $49.50 and $39.50 (before surcharges) -- go on sale at 10 a.m. on July 11.

Young, 29, got his start by winning "Nashville Star," a talent show on the USA Network, in 2006, four years into his performing career.

Originally from Murfreesboro, Tenn., the Nashville-based singer-songwriter has recorded four top-10 albums since 2006, producing five consecutive No. 1 country singles -- "Gettin' You Home (the Black Dress Song) and "The Man I Want to Be" in 2009, "Voices" (2010) and "Tomorrow" and "You" (both 2011).

He's trying to get there again with "Who I Am With You," a current single and video from 2013's "A.M." album.

He's been nominated for 13 country-music awards, winning three -- including "breakthrough artists of the year" and best single ("Voices") from the American Country Awards in 2011.



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