Friday, July 31, 2015 - 2:15pm
The Cadillac Three set to open for Rice on fall headlining tour; special guest Kelsea Ballerini to join Rice for Atlanta show on November 12

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 31, 2015) – Country music maverick Chase Rice has been teasing his widespread fan base with a series of social media posts about his fall headlining tour for weeks, and finally today,July 31, they will have the chance to get their hands on tickets to see the “ferocious” (The Tennessean) performer in his element. Tickets for select dates on the JD and Jesus Tour 2015 will go on sale to the public today starting at 10:00 a.m. local time at
With major stops that include Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Pittsburgh and New York City, the JD and Jesus Tour 2015 is slated for 24 shows and more to be announced in the coming weeks. Rice will be taking Big Machine Records' raucous Nashville trio The Cadillac Three on the road for most dates, and chart-topping Black River Entertainment artist Kelsea Ballerini will join as a special guest at Rice’s Nov. 12 show in Atlanta.

Upcoming dates for the JD and Jesus Tour 2015 are as follows:

Thursday, Oct. 1 – The NorVa – Norfolk, Va.*
Friday, Oct. 2 – Stage AE – Pittsburgh, Pa.*
Saturday, Oct. 3 – Lifestyle Communities Pavilion – Columbus, Ohio+
Sunday, Oct. 4 - Route 91 Harvest Festival – Las Vegas, Nev.*
Thursday, Oct. 8 – Hard Rock Live – Orlando, Fla.*
Friday, Oct. 9 – 440 Foundry Pavilion – Athens, Ga.*
Saturday, Oct. 10 – Track 29 – Chattanooga, Tenn.*
Wednesday, Oct. 14 - The Fillmore –Philadelphia, Pa.*+
Thursday, Oct. 15 - The Egyptian Room at Old National Centre – Indianapolis, Ind.*+
Friday, Oct. 16 - Aragon Ballroom – Chicago, Ill.*+
Thursday, Oct. 22 - Nutty Brown Café – Austin, Texas*+
Friday, Oct. 23 - Cowboys Dancehall – San Antonio, Texas*+
Thursday, Oct. 29 – 7 Flags Event Center – Clive, Iowa*
Friday, Oct. 30 – Sokol Auditorium – Omaha, Neb.*
Thursday, Nov. 5 – Myth Live Event Center – St. Paul, Minn.*+
Friday, Nov. 6 – The Rave - Milwaukee, Wis.*+
Thursday, Nov. 12 - The Tabernacle – Atlanta, Ga.+
Friday, Nov. 13 – Iron City - Birmingham, Ala.*+
Sunday, Nov. 15 – Ribfest – St. Petersburg, Fla.*
Wednesday, Nov. 18 - The Emporium - Patchogue, N.Y.+
Thursday, Nov. 19 - Lowell Memorial Auditorium – Boston, Mass.+
Friday, Nov. 20 - Terminal 5 - New York, N.Y.
Saturday, Nov. 21 – Danforth Music Hall – Toronto, Ont.*
Thursday, Dec. 3 - Comerica Theatre – Phoenix, Ariz.
*Denotes dates with The Cadillac Three as special guest
+Denotes tickets on sale starting today, July 31, at 10:00 a.m. local time
Rice, whose current single “Gonna Wanna Tonight” is Top 20-and-climbing at country radio, will continue on The Big Revival Tour with Chesney through the end of August and play select solo and festival dates throughout the summer. For more information or to buy tickets, and follow on Twitter @ChaseRiceMusic

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