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Luke Bryan to headline Daytona 500 Pre-race Show

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DAYTONA, FL (WALB) -

South Georgia native and reigning Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan has been named as headline entertainer at this year's Daytona 500 Pre-race Show.

The show is the prelude to the 500 mile Nascar race at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, Feb. 23rd.

According to speedway officials, Bryan will perform several of his hits on pit road prior to the start of the 56th annual DAYTONA 500.

"We're thrilled to have a talented artist such as Luke Bryan perform prior to the start of the Daytona 500," Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III said. "We're expecting Luke to put on an exhilarating show that will energize our race fans as we kick off the new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season."

Luke Bryan joins a long list of star-studded performers in the DAYTONA 500 Budweiser Pre-Race Show including Zac Brown Band, Lenny Kravitz, Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban and Bon Jovi.

For more information on the show and tickets for the 56th annual DAYTONA 500, race fans can go online at http://www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com or call 1-800-PITSHOP.

 

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