PARAMOUNT PRESENTS: PHIL VASSAR & KELLIE PICKLER, A CHRISTMAS TOUR
Lynchburg, Virginia native Phil Vassar returns to The Paramount with American Idol contestant Kellie Pickler on their first joint tour! Don’t miss this live holiday event in support of their new original holiday single, “The Naughty List”!
ABOUT PHIL VASSAR:
Phil Vassar’s incisive, soulful lyrics and infectious melodies captures audiences of all ages. Phil has a strong social media fan base with followers spanning 45+ countries on 6 continents. His fans love his energetic shows and keep coming back for more as no two shows are ever alike.
Phil has 8 critically-acclaimed albums, was ACM Top New Male Vocalist, 2X ASCAP Songwriter of the Year, Billboard Country Songwriter of the Year, and received a Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Original Song. Phil will release his 9th album in 2016.
He has 10 Number 1s, 15 Top 10s, 26 top 40s including “American Child,” “Bye Bye, Carlene,” “For a Little While,” “I’m Alright,” “In a Real Love,” “Just Another Day in Paradise,” “Last Day of My Life,” “Little Red Rodeo,” “Love is Alive,” “My Next Thirty Years,” “Postmarked Birmingham,” “Right on the Money,” “Six Pack Summer,” “That’s When I Love You.”
ABOUT KELLIE PICKLER:
Kellie Pickler grew up immersed in country music in the small town of Albemarle, North Carolina with the words of Tammy Wynette, Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, and Dolly Parton shaping her musical footing. At the age of 19, she gained fame as a contestant on the fifth season of “American Idol.” In 2006, she signed with 19 Recordings/BNA Records and released her debut album, Small Town Girl, which has gone on to sell more than 900,000 copies worldwide and produce three hit singles: “Red High Heels,” “I Wonder,” and “Things That Never Cross a Man’s Mind.” She followed that in 2008 with her self- titled sophomore record, featuring country radio hits “Don’t You Know You’re Beautiful,” “Best Days of Your Life” (co-written with Taylor Swift and her first Top 10), and “Didn’t You Know How Much I Loved You.” Having established herself as not only a powerful vocalist but also a songwriter, Pickler released her third studio album, 100 Proof, in 2011 to huge critical acclaim. The album was named the No. 1 Country Album of The Year by Rolling Stone and was listed on “Best of 2012” lists by Washington Post, Rhapsody, AOL’s The Boot and more.