Merle Haggard Tacoma Tickets
Merle Haggard is bringing legendary country music to the Emerald Queen Casino soon. Book yourself a seat by getting Merle Haggard Tacoma tickets. Don’t miss out the opportunity to enjoy country music to its fullest at the event. Throughout his career, Merle has released nearly six hundred songs featured in seventy albums. Out of these released songs, Merle wrote two hundred and fifty songs himself. His most memorable albums include ‘A Working Man Can't Get Nowhere Today’, ‘The Fightin' Side of Me’, ‘If We Make It Through December’, ‘Someday We'll Look Back’ and many more. In 1977, Merle was inducted to the Songwriters' Hall of Fame. Given his riches in artistic achievements, Merle was also inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1994.
Merle Haggard is a legendary country music artist referred to as “the poet of the common man”. The title is a tribute to his immense popularity for the mark that Merle has made on the American music industry. Merle stands amongst the best known country music artists in the industry with two hundred and fifty original songs and thirty-eight number one hits.
In 1962, Merle recorded his debut song "Sing a Sad Song” with Tally Records in Las Vegas. The song made it to number nineteen on the country charts. Merle created his own backup band by the name of The Strangers. In 1965, the band signed up with Capitol Records and released their debut album The Strangers later that year. Since then he released numerous hit songs such as "I'm a Lonesome Fugitive", "Branded Man", "Mama Tried", "The Legend of Bonnie and Clyde", "I Wonder If They Ever Think of Me", "Hungry Eyes", "The Roots of My Raising" and many more.
During his career as a songwriter, Merle has garnered nine BMI Pop Awards, sixteen BMI ‘Million-Air’ awards, forty-eight BMI Country Awards and many more. He also accepted the "outstanding contribution to American culture" award along with a life time achievement award from the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. This multi award winner is scheduled for a performance at the Emerald Queen Casino. Get Merle Haggard Tacoma tickets and enjoy legendary country music by this renowned artist.