Ricky Skaggs tickets promise a solid night of Bluegrass.Studying under Bluegrass legends Ralph Stanley and Bill Monroe, Ricky Skaggs was destined to be a Country superstar. Mastering instrument after instrument and able to move into any genre he chooses, Ricky Skaggs has built himself a Hall of Fame career with unmatched skill.
Ricky Skaggs has been on the touring trail since he was a small child and has been taught by the best how to energize and galvanize a crowd into a sea of emotion. Catch the Country icon live and in concert when you order your Ricky Skaggs tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!
After being tutored by the father of Bluegrass Bill Monroe, Ricky Skaggs hooked up with Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys. With the master of the banjo Ralph Stanley as a mentor and partner, Ricky Skaggs picked up how to play and perform under the toughest conditions. The teenage Ricky Skaggs would later move on to other great Country and Bluegrass stars like Emmylou Harris and J.D. Crowe.
Once he finally went solo Ricky Skaggs was an instant success thanks to his pure ability and pedigree. Ricky Skaggs jumped to the top of the charts with a series of No. 1 singles like “Heartbroke”, “Crying My Heart Out Over You”, “I Don’t Care”, and “I Wouldn’t Change If I Could”. The serious airplay gave Ricky Skaggs a platinum album in Highway & Heartaches. Ricky Skaggs racked up more No. 1 hits in the early 1980s with songs like “Cajun Moon”, “Country Boy”, and “Uncle Pen”.
Even as Country Music tastes changed in the 1990s more toward the works of Garth Brooks fans still flocked to Ricky Skaggs. As both a talented singer and musician Ricky Skaggs gained more notoriety by doing guest stints with artists like Phish and Bruce Hornsby. After a recording break in the mid-1990s, Ricky Skaggs again gave fans something to cheer about as he returned to his Bluegrass roots.
Ricky Skaggs continues to innovate his style and is always ready to push the limits of Country and Bluegrass in new directions. Inspiring a legion of followers like Dierks Bentley and Vince Gill to challenge conventions, Country Music and Bluegrass have been shaped by Ricky Skaggs in ways that even his famous mentors couldn’t imagine. Feast your eyes and ears on a music legend when you order your Ricky Skaggs tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!