New mother and country singer, Carrie Underwood, has certainly had a busy fall, with a headlining appearance at the Apple Music Festival in London (Sept. 21), a top five radio hit with "Smoke Break" and a new album Storyteller slated for release on (Oct. 23) via Arista Nashville/19 Recordings. Now Underwood has additionally announced three performances as headliner at the UK 'Country To Country 2016' festival.
Country to Country is a relatively new festival and is only reaching its fourth year as the largest celebration of country music in Europe. It will tour three cities in three days with Carrie Underwood as the main act at each performance for its 2016 installment, which includes dates at London's O2 Arena, Dublin's 3 Arena and Glasgow's Clyde Auditorium and runs from March 11-13th.
Chris York of SJM Concerts said in the official press release, "Country to Country is delighted to welcome Carrie Underwood back to the event as headliner in our fourth year. In addition to London 02 we are delighted to have her help launch our inaugural Glasgow event and our third year of C2C in Dublin. Carrie Underwood helped establish the event in our first year and the creation of the biggest celebration of country music outside North America. Country to Country is proud to have event partners BBC Radio 2 and the CMA," NewsOK reported.
Rolling Stone Country additionally reported that the lead single off of the singer's upcoming album, Storyteller, recently set the all-time record for first-week radio adds when it was released and that Underwood has also dropped hints at embarking on an international tour in support of it. The remaining line-up of the 'Country to Country' festival will be revealed during a launch party at the Brooklyn Bowl early next month (Oct. 6).
Check out the full list of Carrie Underwood's tour dates for 'Country to Country 2016' below:
3/11: Glasgow, UK @ Glasgow Clyde Auditorium
3/12: London, UK @ The 02 Arena
3/13: Dublin, IE @ Dublin 3 Arena