The seventh-annual Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival announced today that 8-time Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney and multi-platinum superstar Thomas Rhett will join Jason Aldean, who was recently announced, as their 2019 headliners. Chesney, a huge champion of the festival and its work around ocean conservation and stewardship since its first year, will return to headline for the fourth time. It was also revealed that Danielle Bradbery, Kane Brown, Sheryl Crow, Delta Rae, Lindsay Ell, Morgan Evans, Flo Rida, Chris Janson, Jillian Jacqueline, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, Cody Johnson, Elle King, Dustin Lynch, Maddie & Tae, Midland, Maren Morris, David Lee Murphy, Carly Pearce, Cassadee Pope, RaeLynn, Michael Ray, Trombone Shorty, Mitchell Tenpenny and The Wailers will take the stage, with more acts to be announced in the coming weeks. The three-day, oceanfront experience will take place on April 12, 13, 14 of 2019 on the shores of Fort Lauderdale Beach Park in Florida, and passes will go on sale October 26 at 10am ET. For more information on tickets, hotel packages and more visit tortugamusicfestival.com
Following the megastar headliner reveal, the festival also announced it will add a third stage, dubbed “Next from Nashville” in 2019, in addition to the Main Stage and Sunset Stage, which will bring more acts to the festival than ever before. At Tortuga’s sister festivals, which include Faster Horses Festival, Watershed Festival and Country LakeShake, the “Next from Nashville” stage has become a platform for the hottest newcomers in the country genre to share their voice with new found fans and give existing fans the opportunity to watch their favorite emerging acts shred in the festival scene.
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