Sullivan County Department
of Archives and Tourism
9 July 2015
The Band Perry to appear at Fun Fest!

Coming July 18, 2015...

Kingsport is proud to host The Band Perry as part of its Fun Fest lineup on Sat., July 18, 2015.  The event will begin at 7 PM at the J. Fred Johnson Stadium.  The Band Perry is a country music group that originated in Greeneville, TN and is composed of siblings Kimberly, Reid and Neil Perry. They released their self-titled debut album on October 12, 2010. From this album, "If I Die Young" reached number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs and Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks charts and has been certified quadruple platinum. Their second album, Pioneer, was released April 2013 and produced additional number one singles in "Better Dig Two" and "DONE.", plus the Top 10 hits "Don't Let Me Be Lonely" and "Chainsaw". Most recently, The Band Perry was awarded a GRAMMY for Best Country Group Performance on their latest single, "Gentle on My Mind".   For additional information on Fun Fest events and tickets, visit the Fun Fest Store at 400 Clinchfield Street, Suite 100, Kingsport, TN or visit

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The mission of the Sullivan County Department of Archives and Tourism is to preserve our history, share our heritage, and to promote regional tourism by showcasing our area's richest history and finest attractions, both old and new. Contact us at or 423.323.4660. For additional upcoming events, please visit our Regional Calendar.