Thursday, August 5, 8 p.m.
Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds, 2815 West Locust Street, Davenport IA
Boasting 16 number-one singles on the Billboard Mainstream Rock charts, the most of any band in history, the post-grunge and alternative-metal icons on Shinedown perform the August 5 grandstand concert at the Mississippi Valley Fair, the group's list of chart-topping songs including “Get Up,” “Monsters,” “Attention Attention,” and 2020's “Atlas Falls.”
Since the band's 2003 album debut Leave a Whisper, the multi-platinum-selling members of Shinedown – an ensemble currently composed of Brent Smith (vocals), Zach Myers (guitar), Eric Bass (bass), and Barry Kerch (drums) – have sold more than 10 million albums and 10 million singles worldwide, earned 13 platinum and gold singles, five platinum and gold albums, and 15 number-one Active Rock hits, and have amassed more than 1.5 billion total streams. Each of Shinedown’s 25 charting singles on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart has reached the top five – a feat unparalleled in music history – and they hold the record for most Rock Airplay Top 10s ever. Released in 2018, the band's most recent album release Attention Attention received major media acclaim from the likes of Live with Kelly & Ryan, the Huffington Post, Forbes, Salon, Billboard, Consequence of Sound, Buzzfeed, Parade, Popdust, and more, and landed Shinedown a slot in 92Y’s prestigious New York City series 92Y Talks.
To date, Shinedown has racked up more than 286 million global streams, simultaneously hit number one on Billboard’s Alternative, Top Rock and Hard Rock Albums Charts, debuted in the top five on the Billboard 200, and led to two iHeart Radio Music Award nominations for Rock Artist of the Year and Rock Song of the Year. Hailed for their high-octane live shows, Shinedown continues to engender die-hard love from millions of global fans and has racked up countless sold-out tours and festival headlining sets as well as numerous national television appearances. The group also continues to be revered for smashes released near the beginning of their career, with Shine's list of early chart-topping singles including 2005's "Save Me," 2008's "Devour" and "Second Chance," and 2009's "Sound of Madness."
Shinedown performs their Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds set at 8 p.m. on August 5, and $90 MVF Fun Cards are required for admittance into any and all Grandstand concerts this summer. For more information on the concert and the Mississippi Valley Fair, call (563)326-5338 and visit MVFair.com.