George Strait Breaks Record For Biggest Ticketed Concert

June 17, 2024

What’s going on everybody?

Country music singer George Strait performing in front of a crowd of nearly 111,000 people on Saturday night at Kyle Field at Texas A&M in College Station, Texas.

Why It Matters: According to Billboard, the crowd set an all-time attendance record for a ticketed concert in the U.S., with Strait breaking the previously held record set in 1977 by the Grateful Dead.

Did You Know? The “King of Country” has more No. 1 Country Hits on Billboard than any other artist.  

by Emily Hooker, based in Texas