4x GRAMMY®-AWARD WINNING DUO for KING & COUNTRY BRING EARLY CHRISTMAS CHEER TO GRAND RAPIDS WITH ANNUAL HOLIDAY EVENT for KING & COUNTRY | A DRUMMER BOY CHRISTMAS TOUR
Tour to Kick Off at Van Andel Arena November 27
Grand Rapids – Following the news of their first arena tour in two years, four-time GRAMMY Award winning, platinum-selling duo and Curb | Word Entertainment recording artist for KING & COUNTRY have announced for KING & COUNTRY | A Drummer Boy Christmas Tour. Joel and Luke Smallbone will be bringing their annual Christmas spectacle to arenas over 14 dates, performing their Top 10 album A Drummer Boy Christmas live in concert for the first time, as well as selections from their industry record SIX consecutive No. 1 hits. Fans will have the chance to see for KING & COUNTRY perform their No. 1 charting, world renowned version of the Christmas classic “Little Drummer Boy.” To get a taste of what to expect, check out the duo’s sparkling performance of “Little Drummer Boy” on ABC’s CMA Country Christmas HERE.for KING & COUNTRY are honored to partner again with Salvation Army during the upcoming tour to help families in need during the holiday season.
Joel and Luke will stop in Grand Rapids on November 27, 2021 at Van Andel Arena before wrapping up with an extraordinary world-wide livestream concert event at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, Tennessee. Ticket presale for for KING & COUNTRY | A Drummer Boy Christmas Tour begins on Tuesday, July 27th at 10 AM. To access the presale, enter the code DRUMMER at the link HERE. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, July 30th 10 AM. Tickets may be purchased at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets will also be available at the DeVos Performance Hall box office during regular box office hours. Please note that the box office will not be open for the on sale. For more information, click HERE.
Joel and Luke Smallbone share in a statement: "It’s the most wonderful time of the year.... and one of our favorite shows to perform! We’re thrilled to be bringing A Drummer Boy Christmas to you, in person and indoors for the very first time. We'll be bringing the lights, the stage, and all the holiday cheer. And in the spirit of giving, we'll be partnering with our friends at the Salvation Army to collect toys for children at throughout the tour. Looking forward to ringing in this Christmas season with you!"
for KING & COUNTRY has broken their own industry record with their sixth consecutive No. 1 single, the multi-chart smash hit “Amen.” The chart-topping duo now have FIVE No. 1 hits from their GRAMMY winning, RIAA Gold certified album Burn The Ships, and nine No. 1 hits overall. “Amen” is currently climbing the mainstream charts, reaching No. 17 and 15 on Billboard and Mediabase’s AC charts, respectively. Billboard recently wrote about the duo’s unparalleled success in a Chart Beat piece at the link provided HERE. The guys are currently in the studio, working hard to complete their next studio album out early next year.
About for KING & COUNTRY
for KING & COUNTRY, brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone, have won four GRAMMY® Awards, seven GMA Dove Awards, a Billboard Music Award and 13 K-LOVE Fan Awards. Their nine No. 1 songs, including a Billboard Christian Airplay Chart record of six consecutive, have produced more than one billion on-demand streams. The duo’s most recent GRAMMY®-winning, Gold certified album Burn The Ships, debuted in the Top 10 on Billboard’s Top 200 Album Chart and produced five No. 1 hits, including the 11-week platinum smash “God Only Knows” and “Amen,” the duo’s most recent No. 1, which has moved into the Top 20 on both Billboard and Mediabase’s AC charts. The RIAA Platinum-selling act’s annual holiday spectacle has become a nationally revered, must-see concert event spotlighted by the duo’s critically acclaimed rendition of “Little Drummer Boy.” The duo’s Christmas album A Drummer Boy Christmas entered at top 10 on the Billboard charts, with single “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel” reaching No. 1. The global hitmakers have collaborated with artists like Dolly Parton, NEEDTOBREATHE, and Timbaland, amongst others. Additionally, the brothers are committed to numerous philanthropic efforts focused on human trafficking, children in need, as well as programs in support of the arts. Catch for KING & COUNTRY’s high energy performances later this year on A Drummer Boy Christmas Tour.
About Curb | Word Entertainment
In 2016, Curb Records acquired Word Entertainment, combining two of the music industry’s most respected brands, and more than a century of collective experience. Today, Curb and Word are two of the world’s leading independent music companies. Owned and operated by Mike Curb, the Curb | Word family includes the labels Curb, Word, Squint, Fervent, Sidewalk, MCC and IVAV, as well as Curb Publishing, Word Publishing, 25 Live, Curb Films, Word Films, Word Entertainment, and Curb Sports, representing top artists and entertainers in Country, Christian, Pop, Rock, and Hip-Hop. For more information, visit www.curb.com.
About ASM Global
Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall are managed by ASM Global. ASM Global is the world’s leading venue management and services company. The company was formed by the combination of AEG Facilities and SMG, global leaders in venue and event strategy and management. The company’s elite venue network spans five continents, with a portfolio of more than 300 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibition centers, and performing arts venues. From Aberdeen to Anchorage, and Sydney to Stockholm, its venues connect people through the unique power of live experiences.
ASM Global’s diverse portfolio of clients benefit from the company’s depth of resources and unparalleled experience, expertise and creative problem-solving. Each day, the company’s passionate employees around the world deliver locally tailored solutions and cutting-edge technologies to deliver maximum results for venue owners, and operations, and amazing experiences for guests. By consistently looking for new ways to envision, innovate and empower the spaces and places that bring people together, ASM Global elevates the human spirit while delivering the highest value for all stakeholders. For more information, please visit asmglobal.com.
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