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Sam Hunt Headlines Lipstick Graffiti Tour

Following impressive sales of his debut album, singer announces first headlining trek, with Native Run and Michael Ray along for the ride

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Fresh from his Number One debut with his first album, Montevallo, Sam Hunt has unveiled the dates for the Lipstick Graffiti Tour. The singer-songwriter launches his headlining trek on January 29th at the legendary Troubadour in West Hollywood, California. The tour runs through mid-April and will include stops in Denver, Chicago, Boston and more. (See cities and dates below.) Country newcomers Native Run and Michael Ray will join Hunt as supporting acts on the tour.

Hunt is riding high on the success of his album and its chart-topping single, “Leave the Night On.” On November 24th, he’ll release the follow-up to that hit, “Take Your Time.” The Georgia native, who played football at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, got his musical start by learning to play Kenny Chesney’s “What I Need to Do” on a secondhand guitar. But because he was also just as much a fan of singers Usher and Boyz II Men, that R&B and hip-hop influence comes through in his music.

“I do think I’m country,” Hunt tells Rolling Stone Country, “but your definition of that word might be different from my definition. In my opinion, country music, the sound of country, has always evolved. But the one thing that has not changed is the story element. And I think country songs are truthful songs about life written by country people.”

Sam Hunt’s Lipstick Graffiti Tour Dates:

January 29 – West Hollywood, California

January 30 – Anaheim, California

February 5 – Dallas

February 7 – Jackson, Mississippi

February 11 – New York City

February 12 – Boston

February 13 – Burlington, Vermont

February 14 – Silver Spring, Maryland

February 19 – Knoxville, Tennessee

February 20 – North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

February 21 – Charleston, South Carolina

March 12 – Columbus, Ohio

March 13 – Grand Rapids, Michigan

March 14 – Chicago

March 20 – Lincoln, Nebraska

March 21 – Denver

April 2 – Fayetteville, Arkansas

April 3 – Columbia, Missouri

April 4 – Milwaukee

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