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Country Gold feat. Leroy VanDyke w/TG Sheppard & Kelly Lang

  • Iowa State Fairgrounds, E 30th Street & E University Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50317
  • Presented By: Iowa State Fair
  • Dates: August 15, 2022
  • Location: Susan Knapp Amphitheater
  • Start/End Time: 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free w/fair admission
  • Overview

    Leroy Van Dyke, of “Auctioneer” & “Walk On By” fame, star of the movie, “What Am I Bid?” is known around the world as an entertainer, recording artist, radio & TV star, actor, auctioneer & veteran of the Nevada circuit. He has recorded over 500 songs & probably holds the record for most repeat-performance bookings of any working, name country music entertainer. He has worked 40 to 70 fairs & livestock events per year for over five decades, in addition to a great variety of other engagements.

    Singer/songwriter/producer Kelly Lang has had a stellar career in the music industry with cuts by artists such as Ricky Skaggs, Lorrie Morgan, The Oak Ridge Boys, Crystal Gayle, George Jones, B.J. Thomas, Jimmy Fortune, TG Sheppard, Jerry Lee Lewis & Johnny Lee, just to name a few.

    She has recorded duets with iconic artists, Dame Olivia Newton-John, Paul Shaffer & Lee Greenwood. As an artist, Lang has released several albums with her husband, TG Sheppard. In the spring of 2020, Lang re-released her classic children’s album Lullaby Country, which was originally sold at Cracker Barrel.

    TG Sheppard has always had an unstoppable passion for music. This passion along with 21 #1 hits and being ranked among the top 100 country artists of all time has made him one of the most popular live performers on tour today. It’s only natural with a show chock full of chart topping hits like “Last Cheaters Waltz," ”I Loved ‘Em Everyone," ”Do You Wanna Go To Heaven” & “Party Time” that TG has developed a reputation as a solid performer who delivers exactly what audiences want. All this and more combined with a steadfast dedication to entertainment has truly made him one of the great Legends in country music.