Eric Church, Lady Antebellum + More to Play During ‘GMA’ Summer Concert Series
Country music is taking over Good Morning America this summer! A handful of the genre's biggest stars are set to take the stage during GMA's 2017 Summer Concert Series in New York.
Florida Georgia Line are the first country act of this year's months-long event, performing on May 26 with frequent collaborator Nelly. Little Big Town, Lady Antebellum, Eric Church and Dierks Bentley will follow. The GMA Summer Concert Series is free and open to the public, taking place May through September at New York's Rumsey Playfield in Central Park between 7AM and 9AM ET.
The GMA announcement follows the release of the lineup for this year's Today Show Citi Concert Series that also features a variety of country's biggest acts. Shania Twain, Chris Stapleton, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill and Thomas Rhett are just a few of the superstars who will grace the Today Show stage in summer of 2017, with its series kicking off May 9 and concluding on Aug. 25 with Jason Aldean.
Florida Georgia Line have a busy summer ahead, embarking on the 2017 Smooth Tour which finds Nelly and the Backstreet Boys joining the duo for select dates as they tour the U.S. through October. Lady Antebellum are gearing up for the highly-anticipated release of their new album, Heart Break, which drops on June 9 and is accompanied by the massive 2017 You Look Good World Tour that takes them across the globe. As for Church, he just announced his last tour dates of the year.
2017 Good Morning America Summer Concert Series Lineup:
May 19 – Green Day
May 26 – Florida Georgia Line & Nelly
June 2 – Fifth Harmony
June 9 – The Chainsmokers
June 16 – The Lumineers
June 23 – Little Big Town
June 30 – Bebe Rexha
July 7 – Big Sean
July 14 – Lady Antebellum
July 21 – Zedd featuring Alessia Cara
July 28 – Imagine Dragons
Aug. 4 – Linkin Park
Aug. 11 – Bleachers
Aug. 18 – Eric Church
Aug. 25 – Paramore
Sept. 1 – Jason Derulo
Date TBD – Dierks Bentley
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