Keith Urban scheduled to perform in Tupelo

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Keith Urban’s “Get Closer” 2011 tour is taking him all over the world, including Tupelo.
The country superstar will perform at the BancorpSouth Arena on Friday, Aug. 26.
Singer Jake Owen will open the show.
The tour is in support of Urban’s sixth album, “Get Closer,” released in October.
Urban has had a slew of hits, including “Sweet Thing,” “You’ll Think of Me,” “Better Life,” “Only You Can Love Me This Way” and “Without You.”
Tickets go on sale Friday, Feb. 18 at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster and the arena’s box office. Tickets are $54.75, $49.75 and $25.00.