Chris Stapleton Slated For SNL Performance

Photo by Becky Fluke

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Chris Stapleton by Becky Fluke
Photo by Becky Fluke

 

Country golden boy and former American Songwriter cover star Chris Stapleton is slated to appear on an upcoming episode of Saturday Night Live. He’ll appear alongside host Adam Driver (of Girls and Star Wars fame) on January 16.

The performance follows a banner 2015 year for Stapleton, who virtually swept the CMA Awards and wowed viewers with his performance of “Tennessee Whiskey” and “Drink You Away” with Justin Timberlake. Stapleton also picked up four Grammy nominations, including nods for Album of the Year and Best Country Song.

 

CHRIS STAPLETON CONFIRMED TOUR DATES

January 7—Atlanta, GA—The Tabernacle (SOLD OUT)*

January 8—Atlanta, GA—The Tabernacle (SOLD OUT)*

January 9—Knoxville, TN—Cotton Eyed Joe (SOLD OUT)*

January 22-26—Riviera Maya, Mexico—Crash My Playa

January 30—Tampa, FL—Amalie Arena†

January 31-February 7—Cayamo Cruise

February 18—Nashville, TN—Ryman Auditorium (SOLD OUT)‡

February 19—Nashville, TN—Ryman Auditorium (SOLD OUT)*

February 20—Nashville, TN—Ryman Auditorium (SOLD OUT)§

February 26—Lubbock, TX—City Bank Auditorium

February 27—San Antonio, TX—San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

February 28—Thackerville, OK—WinStar World Casino (SOLD OUT)

March 11—Dublin, Ireland—C2C Country To Country

March 12—Glasgow, U.K.—C2C Country To Country

March 13—London, U.K.—C2C Country To Country

March 15—Munich, Germany—Technikum

March 16—Berlin, Germany—Columbia Theater

March 18—Hamburg, Germany—Mojo Club

April 2—Las Vegas, NV—ACM Party For A Cause Festival

April 17 & 24—Indio, CA—Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

April 30—Indio, CA—Stagecoach Festival

May 28—Daytona, FL—Country 500

 

*with Sam Lewis

†US 1035 Throwdown By The Bay with Little Big Town, Maddie & Tae

‡with Maren Morris

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