NEED YOU NOW Certified Platinum in Australia and New Zealand
NASHVILLE, TN – April 20, 2011 – GRAMMY award winning trio Lady Antebellum is making the long trek back to the States today from their first ever tour to Australia and New Zealand. The trio won over fans and critics during their six shows opening for Keith Urban before heading to New Zealand for their own headlining show at Auckland’s Civic Auditorium.
“Lady Antebellum embraced their first visit to New Zealand, performing with a zest that brings country music to the realm of power pop – and more importantly – into the miming hearts of adoring fans.” Yahoo!Xtra
“I’ve been going to shows at this venue for 20 years and that’s the first time I’ve seen a support act get a standing ovation.” Courier Mail
“Lady A were welcomed to the stage with rousing applause and had the audience up on its feet from the word go.” The Northern Daily Leader
Australia and New Zealand left Lady A with additional souvenirs, PLATINUM plaques signifying the certification of their album NEED YOU NOW in both countries. For more information and a full list of upcoming tour dates, visit www.ladyantebellum.com.
Lori Genes Christian
Capitol Records Nashville