Hank Williams Jr.:
With legendary country star, Hank Williams, as your father, we all knew that Hank Williams Jr. was bound for country stardom. As a leading country outlaw, Hank Williams Jr. tour dates and albums sales have made him an icon in his own right. Currently on the road, Hank Williams Jr. will be touring the nation throughout 2011. Don't miss a date on the Hank Williams concert schedule (2011); Use Eventful as your source for Hank Williams Jr. tour dates and venue information.
While only four years old when his father passed away, Hank Williams's legacy lived on through his only child. He began performing his father's songs at eight years old and began a recording career molded in his father's footsteps. Growing restless of being labeled an impersonator, Williams Jr., forged his own course in country music and began releasing original material in the mid-70s. Williams Jr.'s career took off, however, in the '80s with a series of successful albums and tours.
When all is said and done, Hank Williams Jr. has released 50 studio albums, 98 singles (10 of which went #1), and has sold over 36 million albums worldwide. He has received the coveted Entertainer of the Year Award several times from both the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music. He has won four Emmy's and one Grammy Award and has solidified himself as one of Country's biggest stars. Don't miss a Hank Williams Jr. tour date when this country outlaw visits a venue near you. Stay on top of Hank Williams Jr. concert schedule (2011) and use Eventful for all your favorite artists.