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Martina McBride in Tucson
January 30, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm UTC+0
Multi-million selling Country star Martina McBride is bringing her amazing voice to the Diamond Center on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 for a concert sponsored by KIIM FM. Tickets start at $27.50 and go on sale through Star Tickets on Saturday, Oct. 17th. Tickets are also available at Desert Diamond’s Rewards Center. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m.
Martina McBride grew up singing country music in rural Kansas, accompanied by her father’s band. She went off to the big city of Wichita, then married John McBride in 1988. The couple moved to Nashville in 1990. He became the city’s most successful and respected recording studio owner. She became a country star.
She first made the country charts in 1992. Her hit records since then have included such enduring classics as “Wild Angels,” “Safe in the Arms of Love,” “Wrong Again,” “Blessed,” “My Baby Loves Me,” “Life #9,” “Love’s the Only House,” “Whatever You Say,” “Where Would You Be,” “In My Daughter’s Eyes,” “When God Fearin’ Women Get the Blues” and “A Broken Wing.”
To date, she has had 20 top-10 hits and six No. 1 smashes. She was honored with induction into the cast of the Grand Ole Opry in 1995. Martina McBride has been awarded 14 Gold Records, nine Platinum honors, three Double Platinum Records and two Triple Platinum awards and been recognized for selling over 18 million units. The Country Music Association has named her its Female Vocalist of the Year four times. The Academy of Country Music has presented her with its Top Female honor three times. The Recording Academy has nominated her for 14 Grammy Awards.
Treena Parvello, Director of Public Relations and Communications for the Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise, said “Country fans are in for a real treat this January when Martina McBride takes the stage at the Diamond Center. Be sure to get your tickets early—this is one show you won’t want to miss!”
Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment with three locations in Southern Arizona (Tucson, Sahuarita, and Why), is owned and operated by the Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise, an enterprise of the Tohono O’odham Nation. Additional information can be found at www.ddcaz.com or by calling 866-DDC-WINS. Follow Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment on Twitter (@DiamondCasinos) and on Facebook (/DDCAZ).