Morgan Wallen continues to dominate the music industry, despite cancellation efforts
Country music superstar Morgan Wallen set a new record for Globe Life Field by selling out his first stadium gig in record time.
Wallen will take the stage at the Texas Rangers home in Arlington, Texas with special guests HARDY, Mike Ryan and Jake Worthington on Oct. 8, according to Music Mayhem. After announcing his first-ever stadium gig, Wallen became the fastest-selling in the venue’s history, the outlet reported.
“I grew up playing baseball…spending more nights than I can count on the fields in East Tennessee, it’s a special time to be back on the field but doing my thing with my band,” Wallen said of the fall concert, according to the outlet. . Wallen sold more than 37,000 tickets by the end of the first day of sales, surpassing Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard, which had previously sold 36,000 tickets in one day for previous concerts at the stadium, the outlet continued.
The venue is hosting a slew of superstars this year, including Lady Gaga, Elton John and Red Hot Chili Peppers, the outlet reported. (RELATED: Country Music Star Morgan Wallen Gets Dumped By Girlfriend Amid Alleged Cheating Rumors)
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The record sales are the latest in a string of wins for Wallen, who eviscerated nullification efforts against him stemming from his use of a racial slur in 2021. Entertainment icons like Diddy have come to the defense de Wallen, and he won an Academy of Country Music Award in March.