BOBBY BONES & THE RAGING IDIOTS CAPTIVATE AUDIENCE AT NASHVILLE’S RYMAN AUDITORIUM WITH THEIR MILLION DOLLAR SHOW 3, SUPPORTING ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH® HOSPITAL
Keith Urban, Darius Rucker, Maren Morris, Dan + Shay, Luke Combs, Kevin Griffin and Nikita Karmen Along with Surprise Guests Dierks Bentley, HANSON and LANCO Thrill Crowd
NASHVILLE, TN – Jan. 23, 2018 – Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots once again thrilled fans at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium during their sold out Million Dollar Show 3 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, with an epic lineup including today’s hottest Country artists as well as several surprise acts. Keith Urban, Darius Rucker, Maren Morris, Dan + Shay, Luke Combs, Kevin Griffin, Nikita Karmen and surprise guests Dierks Bentley, HANSON and LANCO’s Brandon Lancaster all took the stage for the cause. The third annual show pushed the grand total raised for St. Jude over the past years to nearly 8 million dollars.
Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots kept the fun coming throughout the night, kicking off the show with their hilarious “Chick-Fil-A (But It’s Sunday),” Dan + Shay took the stage and performed their hit “How Not To” and newcomer Nikita Karmen charmed the audience with her cover of “Free Falling.”
LANCO’s Brandon Lancaster surprised the audience with an acoustic performance of “Greatest Love Story,” with the crowd echoing every word. Luke Combs performed his hit “Hurricane” while Better Than Ezra’s Kevin Griffin sang “Desperately Wanting.”
Maren Morris got the audience singing along with her soulful performance of “My Church.” Guests were thrilled when surprise guests HANSON took the stage, singing their latest hit “I Was Born.”
Darius Rucker performed his iconic “Wagon Wheel” and Dierks Bentley surprised the crowd performing his new single “Woman, Amen.” Keith Urban closed out the night with his hit “Blue Ain’t Your Color.”
Inducted into the National Radio Hall Of Fame as the youngest honoree ever, Bobby Bones has been dubbed “the most powerful man in country music” (Forbes). His nationally syndicated radio show reaches millions of listeners on 100+ stations and garnered a 2017 Country Music Association award for “National Broadcast Personality of the Year,” following two ACM Awards for “National On-Air Personality of the Year” in 2014 and 2016. His popular podcast, BobbyCast, a “treasure trove of unusually candid anecdotes…” (Washington Post), is quickly approaching its 100th episode and has been downloaded more than 2 million times. Bones sits down with top artists and songwriters – Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, John Mayer and Chris Stapleton to name a few – for in-depth personal interviews. The podcast’s overwhelming success has paved the way for Bones to launch the Nashville Podcast Network, an eclectic collection of seven podcasts from a variety of Nashville-savvy hosts, giving listeners an inside look at the lifestyle and pop culture in Nashville. His memoir, BARE BONES: I’M NOT LONELY IF YOU’RE READING THIS BOOK (Dey Street Books), landed at #1 on the New York Times, USA Today and Wall Street Journal Bestsellers Lists, and his second book is expected summer of 2018.