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PICS: KSON’s CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena

KSON-FM kept their annual CountryFest Christmas tradition going strong on Dec. 10 at Del Mar Arena with Trace Adkins, LoCash, and Trent Harmon!

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KSON-FM's annual CountryFest Christmas hit Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10 with headliner Trace Adkins!
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Country rock/pop superstars LoCash were on hand as well for the festivities.
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“American Idol” season 15 winner Trent Harmon helped open the show.
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Of course, the place was packed!
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KSON-FM’s (97.3 and 92.1) beloved morning show hosts John and Tammy emceed the show!
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Chart-topping country music singer/songwriter Trace Adkins was CountryFest’s main attraction.
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Adkins is widely known for his distinctive bass-baritone singing voice.
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He made his debut in 1995 with the album “Dreamin’ Out Loud.”
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Since then, Adkins has released 10 more studio albums and two greatest hits compilations.
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He’s charted more than 20 singles on the Billbaord country music charts.
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No. 1 hits have included “(This Ain’t) No Thinkin’ Thing,” “Ladies Love Country Boys,” and “You’re Gonna Miss This.”
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“I Left Something Turned On At Home” went to No. 1 on Canada’s country chart to boot.
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All but one of his studio albums have received gold or platinum certification by RIAA in the U.S.
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His highest-selling album to date is 2005’s “Songs About Me,” which has sold more than 2 million copies in the U.S.
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Adkins has also appeared on a number of television programs including “Hollywood Squares” and “Pyramid.”
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He was also the 2013 winner of the “The All Star Celebrity Apprentice.”
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Adkins also voiced the recurring character Elvin on the animated show “King of the Hill.”
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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LoCash also performed at CountryFest!
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Formerly known as LoCash Cowboys, LoCash is a country rock/pop duo comprised of Chris Lucas (pictured) and Preston Brust.
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They’ve charted seven singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs since 2004.
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Their highest charting single, “I Know Somebody,” topped the Billboard U.S. Country Airplay chart.
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In addition to their own material, the members of LoCash co-wrote Keith Urban’s No. 1 single “You Gonna Fly.”
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They also wrote Tim McGraw’s “Truck Yeah.”
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The duo’s latest album, 2016’s “The Fighters,” was released on June 17.
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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“American Idol” winner Trent Harmon helped open the show.
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He won the 15th season of the Fox show.
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Harmon was born in Amory, Mississippi in 1990.
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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He started off in music when his mother taught him to sing “Amazing Grace” when he was the age of 5.
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He later learned piano, drums and guitar.
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Harmon released his debut single, “Falling,” earlier this year.
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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It peaked at No. 27 on the Billboard U.S. Country chart.
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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KSON-FM's CountryFest Christmas at Del Mar Arena on Dec. 10. (Photo by Steve Covault)
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