Friday, June 17, 2022, for CITGO Day
DuPage Event Center & Fairgrounds in Wheaton, IL
Toby Keith is one of the modern era's most complete self-directed hit makers and has been for nearly 30 years since he burst onto the country music scene. In 2021, he was bestowed the National Medal of Arts to honor his artistic achievements and contributions to the arts and culture of America. He also celebrated 2021 by releasing Peso in My Pocket, his first album release in over 5 years. In 2018, he celebrated the 25th anniversary of his debut No. 1 single, “Should’ve Been A Cowboy” with the re-release of his debut album (remastered with the addition of three vault tracks). From the moment that song was released and shot up the charts to become his first No. 1, the engine driving everything has been the music. Toby has sold more than 40 million albums and has 32 #1 hit singles. He wrote a #1hit every year for 20 straight years, but may be best remembered among many fans for his unexpected hit and country music viral sensation, "Red Solo Cup." The video for this song has received more than 60 million views and was named ACM Video of the Year. In 2018. Keith also released a new song, “Don’t Let The Old Man In,” which was inspired by a conversation he had with Clint Eastwood and was later featured in Eastwood’s movie, “The Mule.” In 2015, he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame in New York City. With more than 10 billion streams and numerous performances, he is back on the road in 2022 touring throughout the country and performing at many outdoor shows and festivals.