Hardy, Bailey Zimmerman to play Birds Nest

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Country stars Hardy and Bailey Zimmerman will headline the opening night of the 2024 Coors Light Birds Nest concert series on Wednesday, Feb. 7, with an opening set by mike., an up-and-coming hip-hop artist.

The Birds Nest concert series is set to take place Feb. 7-10 during the 2024 WM Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale. 

The rest of the lineup will be announced as more artists are confirmed.

In a press release, WM Phoenix Open Tournament Chairman George Thimsen said, “The 2024 Coors Light Birds Nest is coming in hot right out of the gate with two extremely talented, high-energy artists. This might be the most excited we’ve ever been for an opening night. We can’t wait to watch them kick things off Wednesday under the lights.”

How to get tickets to Hardy and Bailey Zimmerman at the 2024 Phoenix Open Birds Nest

Tickets for opening night go on sale at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, at CoorsLightBirdsNest.com.

General admission tickets start at $90. VIP tickets and elevated experiences start at $290. VIP tickets provide exclusive access to premium viewing area with complimentary food and drinks. 

Organizers encourage fans to buy tickets early as prices will increase as the event draws closer.

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Where is the Coors Light Birds Nest and what time should I get there?

The Coors Light Birds Nest is across from the main WM Phoenix Open tournament entrance at 82nd Street and Bell Road in Scottsdale. 

The Birds Nest’s doors open at 3:30 p.m. each day. The tent’s expanded patio area will feature live music, games, entertainment, food and beverages. 

The special guest opening act will take the main stage inside the 48,000-square-foot tent at approximately 6:30 p.m. each night, with the headliners going on stage at approximately 8:30 p.m.

The Coors Light Birds Nest is a 21-and-over venue. For more information, visit www.coorslightbirdsnest.com. 

Hardy has been drawing huge reactions on the Morgan Wallen tour

Hardy is a prolific country artist who has written songs for Florida Georgia Line, Chris Lane, Blake Shelton, Cole Swindell, Thomas Rhett and Morgan Wallen.

He topped the rock and country charts this year with his half-country, half-rock sophomore album, “The Mockingbird & the Crow” from Big Loud Records. Hardy is the reigning ACM Songwriter of the Year, the 2022 BMI Country Songwriter of the Year, and a two-time AIMP Songwriter of the Year.

He’s written 12 No. 1 singles since 2018, including his own double platinum chart-topper, “One Beer,” featuring Lauren Alaina and Devin Dawson, and the platinum Dierks Bentley/Breland collaboration, “Beers on Me.”

He recently drew a huge reaction from a ballpark full of Morgan Wallen fans at Chase Field, having previously shared a Country Thunder Arizona bill with Wallen.

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Bailey Zimmerman has the biggest streaming country debut of all time

Zimmerman has surged to the forefront of country music with the release of “Religiously. The Album.,” the most streamed country debut of all time. Deriving its name from his rapidly rising country radio single, “Religiously,” the LP entered at No. 3 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart.

Zimmerman’s back-to-back double-platinum singles, “Fall in Love” and “Rock and a Hard Place,” topped the Billboard Country Airplay chart and have tallied more than 1.5 billion global streams between them.

Zimmerman was last year’s only country artist to receive two platinum certifications and was Billboard’s No.2 Top New Country Artist.

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2023-09-08 23:29:46 , GANNETT Syndication Service

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