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A day after the Roanoke Civic Center had its highest-grossing event with Elton John on Thursday, it has announced another upcoming legacy superstar appearance.
Country music star Alan Jackson will perform in Roanoke for the first time in eight years when his tour comes to the Roanoke Civic Center on May 18.
Tickets are $62.50, $52.50 and $42.50 and go on sale March 23. They can be purchased at HomeTownBankTix.com, by calling 877-482-8496 or in person at the Roanoke Civic Center Box Office.
Jackson, who has sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, has a new single on the charts, “So You Don’t Have To Love Me Anymore.” He is working on a new album. See the video.
John’s performance Thursday night drew 10,363 to the coliseum. Civic center marketing director David Aiello via text message that it was a record breaker, but he declined to reveal the gross.