Tuesday, September 11, 2012 08:53:10 PM by
Multi-platinum country music quartet Lonestar will give a free concert for Dover International Speedway race fans on Sunday, Sept. 30 at 11:30 a.m. in Victory Plaza. The band will then head inside the track where they’ll perform the national anthem prior to the AAA 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.
Best known for its 1999 hit single, “Amazed,” Lonestar has had two decades of success that include 10 No. 1 country hit songs, including 2001’s “I’m Already There” and 2004’s “Mr. Mom.” The group has amassed RIAA certified sales in excess of 10 million album units since 1995.
Lonestar is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year by releasing a new album titled “Life As We Know It” supported by the current single “The Countdown." The lineup includes lead singer and piano player Richie McDonald, Michael Britt (lead guitar, backing vocals), Keech Rainwater (drums) and Dean Sams (keyboards/backing vocals).
NASCAR returns to the Monster Mile on Sept. 28-30 with the Sept. 30 Sprint Cup Series race, the Sept. 29 OneMain Financial 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series race and the Sept. 28 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race.
For tickets or more information, call 800-441-RACE or visit the website.