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Clemens Fine Arts Center 2016-17 season kicks off with Lonestar

Paducah, KY (August 22, 2016) The hit country group Lonestar opens the Clemens Fine Arts Centers Arts In Focus series Friday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m. The Clemens is located on the campus of West Kentucky Community and Technical College.

The band features Richie McDonald (lead vocals, guitar), John Rich (lead vocals, bass), Michael Britt (lead guitar, background vocals), Dean Sams (keyboard, background vocals) and Keech Rainwater (drums).

Since their formation over 20 years ago, Lonestar has charted more than 20 singles on the Hot Country Songs billboard chart, including nine that reached No. 1: "No News", "Come Cryin' to Me", "Amazed", "Smile", "What About Now", "Tell Her", "I'm Already There", "My Front Porch Looking In", and "Mr. Mom". "Amazed" also charted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Today, Lonestar is staying creative, now touring in support of their brand new album, Never Enders.

Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for students and children. Tickets are available by calling the Clemens Center Box Office at (270) 534-3212 or at

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