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Luke Bryan and Carrie Underwood to Play the First iHeartRadio Country Festival

January 9, 2014 (4:45 am) GMT
Other performers set to make appearance at the March 29 event include Jason Aldean, Jake Owen, Lady Antebellum, Florida Georgia Line and Hunter Hayes.
Luke Bryan and Carrie Underwood to Play the First iHeartRadio Country Festival

Clear Channel Media and Entertainment is readying its inaugural iHeartRadio Country Festival, which will be held in Austin, Texas on March 29. Some big names in country music like and have also been announced as performers at the festival.

Bryan and Underwood will be joined by other country superstars like , , and . Country duo , country heartthrob and newcomer Dan+Shay will also take the stage at the event. More performers will be announced in the coming weeks.

"The response to our country performers at the last three iHeartRadio Music Festivals was so incredible we decided to create an entire show just for them," John Sykes, President of Clear Channel Entertainment Enterprises, explained. "It will be a country fan's dream and a testament to the power of country music and recognition of the stature of these artists."

Fans who can't make it to Austin in March to attend the festival can stream the concert on the websites of all Clear Channel stations.

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