Chesney Will Play Around 60 Shows Next Year

posted August 20th, 2010 at 4:32 pm

11 Comments »
by Josh Martn

Kenny Chesney is the cover story in the latest issue of Billboard magazine and in it he gives fans the most pleasing news in over a year… that he’ll play about “60-ish” shows in 2011.

“I’ve already got a 3-D rendering of what our stage show will look like on my computer right now,” Chesney says, lighting up when he discusses things like working out sightlines. “I can look at it from all angles. I don’t want to piece this thing together. If you go out like we do it, if we start in April or March, you can’t wait until January to piece this together.”

The rest of the article focuses on Kenny’s decision not to tour this year and his upcoming album Hemingway’s Whiskey.

Billboard also has a feature with Kenny describing each song on the album. It’s a great read, check it out here.

Read the full article here. You can also purchase this issue of Billboard here.


Tagged in Albums, Personal, Tour

  • Rosi

    Really good read, they say ‘somewhere with you’ is next single. Wonder if he shot a video for that too

  • cynthia

    Best news I have heard in a loooong time! So excited for summer again! Summertime is back in gear! ;)

  • Stacy

    Fantastic news! Just made my day and my weekend! See you next summer :)

  • Jan

    So happy to hear the news! I’ve been waiting!!!

  • Rosi

    I was surprised after him say ing so many times how much songwriting is important to him, he only wrote one song on the CD.

  • http://Chesney'sWorld Pamela Denisar

    Great News!! I didn’t get to see Kenny this Summer! couldn’t make it to any of the shows!!….I think It would be safe to say!!…”Kenny’s Back!”…..can’t wait till the CD and can” wait till next Summer!….I’m excited!!..;))..Thanks Kenny! and the Guys!!…

  • Diane

    Can’t wait until you come to GILLETTE STADIUM!!

  • BJ

    Great news!! Now maybe, just maybe, I will make it thru the winter months knowing I have Kenny concerts to look forward to next year. I was able to see Kenny at least once this summer, but that was NOT nearly enough -so I am hopeful that I will get to see him several times next year. Love you Kenny and can’t wait to get my copy of “Hemingway’s Whiskey”.

  • sherry

    Looking forward to the new CD. CAN’T WAIT TIL NEXT SUMMER——–CHESNEY BOUND!!!!!!!!!!!! LOVE YA KENNY!!!!!!!!!!

  • Rosi

    FYI……..Deana Carter’s version of ‘you and tequila’ is on her ‘I;m just a girl’ album.
    Not sure how much Kenny is changing the arrangement.
    I can not wait to hear Grace’s vocals on this.
    I love her voice

  • michael

    (thought this was interesting)
    Youtube Link to the song kenny recorded called “Somewhere With You” By Shane Mack –
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnV216BseQ4

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