Ticket sales Friday for George Canyon

Tickets go on sale on Friday for country singer Alan Jackson’s Nov. 20 concert at Red Deer’s Centrium, with George Canyon.

Tickets go on sale on Friday for country singer Alan Jackson’s Nov. 20 concert at Red Deer’s Centrium, with George Canyon.

Jackson is the Georgia-born singer-songwriter who’s best known for his Grammy Award-winning song Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning), about the Sept. 11 terrorist attack on the U.S.

He’s also written Don’t Rock the Jukebox, Remember When, Midnight in Montgomery and Chattahoochee, as well as a bevy of hits for other singers, such as Faith Hill, Randy Travis, and Clay Walker.

Nova Scotia-born Canyon has Juno Awards for his songs Somebody Wrote Love and One Good Friend. Some of his recent music was influenced by visiting Canadian Forces bases in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

Tickets to the 7:30 p.m. concert are $79.50, plus service charges, from livenation.com or Ticketmaster.

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