One of country music's new biggest star, Jelly Roll is headed to Lubbock.

It seemed like Jelly Roll has blown up overnight. I mean he is already selling out concerts.

His real name is actually Jason DeFord he grew up in the Nashville area. He started out on YouTube as a rapper becoming famous back in 2010. He even had a collaboration with Memphis rapper Lil Wyte with a video that got over 6 million views.

Now he is taking country music by storm. You probably know him for songs like Son of a Sinner and Need a Favor that are top of the charts right now.

The tour is called Backroad Baptism and supporting acts include Ashley McBryde, Chase Rice, Struggle Jennings, Elle King, Three 6 Mafia, and Yelawolf.  Chase Rice and Struggle Jennings will join him for his Lubbock show.

Jelly Roll will be live in Lubbock at the United Supermarkets Arena, on August 29th. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, February 24th at 10 am. This is the same day that tickets go on sale for The Turnpike Troubadours. 

Tickets will be available vis Select-A-Seat Lubbock.

The Best Country Singer From Every State

Some states, like Oklahoma and Texas, are loaded with famous country singers. Others, like Nevada and Maine, are still looking for a real breakthrough artist. See the best and most successful country music artist from all 50 states, starting with Hank Williams and Alabama.

LOOK: Here's where people in every state are moving to most

Stacker analyzed the Census Bureau's 2019 American Community Survey data to determine the three most popular destinations for people moving out of each state.


More From Lonestar 99-5 FM