June 22, 2012
Grammy wining country music star Travis Tritt performing in Sault
Sault Ste. Marie, MI – The Grammy winning, country music singer from Marietta, Georgia, Travis Tritt, is coming to Kewadin Casinos DreamMakers Theater Saturday October 13. Tickets go on sale Monday June 25 and are $48.50.
Tritt, whose musical style is defined by mainstream country and Southern rock influences, has charted more than forty times on the Hot Country Songs charts, including five number ones — "Help Me Hold On," "Anymore," "Can I Trust You with My Heart," "Foolish Pride" and "Best of Intentions" — and fifteen additional top ten singles.
After Tritt signed to Warner Bros. Records in 1989 he released seven studio albums and a greatest hits package for the label between then and 1999. In the 2000s, he released two albums on Columbia Records. Seven of his albums (counting the Greatest Hits) are certified platinum or higher by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA); the highest-certified is 1991's “It's All About to Change”, which is certified triple-platinum.
He has received two Grammy Awards, both for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals: in 1992 for "The Whiskey Ain't Workin'," a duet with Marty Stuart, and again in 1998 for "Same Old Train", collaboration with Stuart and nine other artists. In addition, he has received four awards from the Country Music Association, and has been a member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1992.