Tracy Byrd does the “Watermelon Crawl” at the Hard Rock on April 20 | Entertainment

TULSA — A ’90s country fan favorite, Tracy Byrd is known for his slew of radio hits that quickly made him a household name. Byrd hits the road and stops at Hard Rock Live inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa on April 20 at 8 p.m.

Tickets start at $19.50 and go on sale Jan. 13.

Tracy Byrd’s career as a traditional country troubadour took off in 1993 when her single “Holdin’ Heaven” reached No. 1 on the Billboard Country charts. His self-titled debut album that year also includes the remake of Johnny Paycheck’s “Someone to Give My Love To”, which helped the album be certified gold. His second album, “No Ordinary Man”, continued its momentum with “Lifestyles of the Not So Rich and Famous” and “The First Step” which made their way up the charts. But it was the release of his hit “Watermelon Crawl” that pushed sales to over half a million. Paired with the No. 1 single “The Keeper of the Stars”, the album went double platinum in 1995. “The Keeper of the Stars” also won the Academy of Music’s Song of the Year award. country of Byrd.

Byrd then added several more singles to his list of chart toppers, including “Walking to Jerusalem”, “Heaven in My Woman’s Eyes”, “4 to 1 in Atlanta”, “Don’t Take Her She’s All I Got”, “I come from the country” and “I still want to feel like that”. Following his departure from MCA Records, he also added hits like “Put Your Hand in Mine”, “The Truth About Men” and the iconic and comedic “The Drinkin’ Bone”, which became a crowd favorite. The new millennium also saw the release of his album “10 Rounds”, which includes “A Good Way to Get on My Bad Side”, “10 Rounds of Jose Cuervo” and “Just Let Me Be in Love”.

Byrd, a well-known outdoor enthusiast, was recruited for TNN Outdoors as the host of its Weekend Outdoor Broadcast in 1998. His greatest hits album, “Keepers: Greatest Hits”, was released around the same time. moment and earned Byrd another gold album. His latest album, “All American Texan”, was released in 2016.

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is the flagship property of Cherokee Nation Entertainment. From signature dining and gaming to award-winning live entertainment, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa offers the best amenities in Oklahoma. Information about upcoming shows at Hard Rock Live, Track 5., Riff’s and Amp Bar is available online at or by calling (918) 384-ROCK. The Hard Rock Live box office is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.


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