Martina McBride Announces “Joy of Christmas Tour”
Country music icon known for her soprano vocal range, Martina McBride is returning with her annual “The Joy of Christmas Tour”. 2022 will mark the 12th edition of the holiday spectacle and it has now become one of the most favorite holiday traditions of her fans. Martina McBride Tour Dates 2022 kickoff on November 26 from Greensboro. She is all set to perform on 12 dates before wrapping up the trek in Fayetteville on December 18, 2022.
While making the announcement for the annual extravaganza, Martina McBride stated,
“I believe the 12th edition of The Joy of Christmas Tour will be the best one yet. A night for the whole family to come together and celebrate joyful things in life, I really look forward to it every year. We cannot wait to take it back on the road.”
Big Celebrations Galore for the Country Music Star
2022 has been a big year for the country music sensation. It marks the 25th anniversary of her fourth and highly impactful album “Evolution”. It was the first time that she made a crossover from neotraditional country to country pop. In honor of the album, Country Music Hall of Fame is holding an exhibit titled “Martina McBride: The Power of Her Voice”. Due to the overwhelming response it received, it has now been extended till July 2023.
Live Performances & The Final Tour
Besides headlining her own holiday tour, Martina McBride is also a part of “The Judds: The Final Tour”. The mother-daughter duo, Wynonna Judd and Naomi Judd earlier announced their farewell tour but it met a tragic end when in April 2022, Naomi committed suicide after struggling with her mental health. Wynonna decided to go on with the tour and roped in stars like Martina McBride, Brandi Carlile, Little Big Town, Faith Hill, Ashley McBryde, and Trisha Yearwood to honor her mother. The Judds Concert Schedule features an 11-city run that extends through October 2022. Ending on October 26, Martina McBride will then start preparing for her Christmas spectacle.
Martina McBride “Joy of Christmas Tour” Details
Returning to the live arenas with her annual “Joy of Christmas Tour”, Martina McBride has teased it to be the best one yet. The cities that she will performing in include Daytona Beach, Tysons, Shippensburg, Glenside, New Brunswick, Denver, Omaha, Cedar Falls, Tulsa, and Kansas City.
Tour: The 12th Annual Joy of Christmas Tour
Start Date: November 26, 2022 (Greensboro)
End Date: December 18, 2022 (Fayetteville)
Number of Concerts: 12
Joy of Christmas Tour Setlist:
- Let It Snow! Let It Snow! …
- Silver Bells (Bing Crosby cover)
- The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (Mel Tormé cover)
- Winter Wonderland (Richard Himber & His Orchestra cover)
- Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
- White Christmas
- Please Come Home for Christmas (Charles Brown cover)
- Run Rudolph Run (Chuck Berry cover)
- Blue Christmas (Doye O’Dell cover)
- You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch (Thurl Ravenscroft cover)
- I’ll Be Home for Christmas (If Only in My Dreams) (Bing Crosby cover)
- Silent Night (Joseph Mohr & Franz Gruber cover)
- Come, All Ye Faithful (John Francis Wade cover)
- O Holy Night (Adolphe Adam cover)
- What Child Is This? (William Chatterton Dix cover)
Martina McBride Tickets for the tour are now available as she details Martina McBride 2022 The Joy of Christmas Tour Dates.