RASCAL FLATTS TEAMS UP WITH TODAY’S HODA KOTB TO SURPRISE A GROUP OF UNSUSPECTING FANS WITH AN IMPROMPTU PERFORMANCE
Nashville, TN – June 2, 2017 – During a stacked week surrounding the release of their 10th studio album, BACK TO US (Big Machine Records), superstar vocal group Rascal Flatts found some time for fun when they were joined by TODAY’s (NBC) Hoda Kotb in surprising a group of unsuspecting fans, as part of a series that aims to inspire others to do something they’ve always wanted to do. Crashing a regularly scheduled tour of New York City’s infamous Rockefeller Center, bassist Jay DeMarcus turned heads with his suspicious behavior. It was finally revealed DeMarcus wasn’t alone when he was joined by fellow band members Gary LeVox, Joe Don Rooney, as well as Hoda for an impromptu singalong to their smash-hit single “Life Is A Highway,” creating an unforgettable moment available to watch here.
Rascal Flatts are garnering praise following the recent release of BACK TO US, with Rolling Stone declaring “seventeen years into an indisputably influential career… the band is returning to their sweet spot.” A force to be reckoned with in any genre, Rascal Flatts’ current Top 10 single “Yours If You Want It” continues to race up the charts and has been heralded by USA Today as a “sure-fire smash.”As the best-selling country vocal group of the past decade, Rascal Flatts has sold over 23.4 million albums, over 33.7 million digital downloads worldwide, as well as earning over 40 trophies from the ACA, ACM, AMA, CMA, People’s Choice and more, also making them the most awarded country group of the past decade. Known as one of the hottest-selling touring acts in any genre, the trio also recently celebrated a major milestone of 10 million tickets sold, following a rousing year stacked of headlining shows. The trio also recently revealed they will headline a limited Las Vegas engagement, “A Night to Shine,” presented by SiriusXM, in The Venetian Theatre at The Venetian® Las Vegas October 6-21. For more information on tour dates and to purchase BACK TO US, visit rascalflatts.com.
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