Country stars Chris Stapleton, Maren Morris coming to Columbus Civic Center


Popular country music singer Chris Stapleton will perform at the Columbus Civic Center on April 6, as will singer Maren Morris.

Tickets are going on sale at 10 a.m. on Nov. 18.

With his No. 1 album “Traveller,” Stapleton became the first artist honored by the Country Music Association for album of the year, male vocalist of the year and new artist of the year at the same show. That same work won the Grammy for best country album.

He is known for hit songs such as “Tennessee Whiskey” and “Fire Away.”

Stapleton has written hit songs for many other country artists, including six No. 1 hits.

Morris was the 2016 CMA new artist of the year, best known for her hit song “My Church.”

Call the Columbus Civic Center box office at 706-653-4460 for more information.

Larry Gierer: 706-571-8581, @lagierer