CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Country music artist and Grand Ole Opry member Mark Wills will perform at the Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center at 8 p.m. on February 5.
“Mark Wills is going to take us all back to ’19 Somethin ‘” when he comes to Clarksburg with all of his country hits in February. He’s not been to the Robinson Grand yet and can’t wait to come because he loves West Virginia, ”Big Time Entertainment promoter Dustin Knowlton said.
Mark Wills has captivated fans and listeners for over two decades. He achieved his first hit at the top of the charts at the age of 23 and has maintained a longevity in the music world that many artists can only dream of. Its mission is to create country music full of depth and meaningful substance to create lasting memories through words.
Wills released a total of seven albums, including a patriotic album in 2001, Looking for America. As a staunch supporter of the US military, he has made more than a dozen trips to entertain our troops in Iraq, Kuwait, Afghanistan, Korea, and Italy, among others.
Of his albums, Wish You Were Here is the best-selling, with a platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America. The title track from this album and the late 2002-early 2003 release “19 Somethin ‘” both reached # 1; in the Hot Country Songs charts. In addition to these, six other of his singles reached the top 10 of the charts: his first single “Jacob’s Ladder”, “Places I’ve Never Been”, “I Do (Cherish You)”, “Don’t Laugh at Me “,” She’s in Love “, and a cover of” Back at One “by Brian McKnight. Two songs originally recorded by Wills, “Somebody” and “What Hurts the Most”, went on to be hit singles for Reba McEntire and Rascal Flatts, respectively.
Tickets go on sale Friday, November 12 at 10 a.m. Ticket prices are split over three levels and range from $ 38.50, $ 48.50 and $ 58.50 depending on proximity to the stage. There are two ways to get tickets in advance. Go online at tickets.therobinsongrand.com or purchase tickets over the phone by calling (855) -773-6283 Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Popcorn, candy, soft drinks, beer and wine will be available in concession / bar areas.