Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw Lead 2020 Tortuga Music Festival Lineup

The eighth-annual Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival is shaping up to be the best yet. Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert…


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October 24, 2019


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Miranda Lambert; Photo by Andrew Wendowski

The eighth-annual Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival is shaping up to be the best yet.

Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw were just announced as headliners of the three-day festival, which will return to Ft. Lauderdale, FL in 2020.

Rounding out the lineup of the musically diverse festival are Jimmie Allen, Kelsea Ballerini, Barenaked Ladies, Gabby Barrett, Lee Brice, Blanco Brown, Billy Currington, Jordan Davis, Gone West ft. Colbie Caillat, Riley Green, Caylee Hammack, HARDY, Hirie, Chris Lane, Jon Pardi, Jon Langston, LOCASH, Pitbull, Runaway June, Cole Swindell, Toots and the Maytals, Vanilla Ice and Morgan Wallen. Additional artists will be announced in the coming weeks.

Taking place April 17, 18, 19 of 2020 at the Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival will once again raise funds and awareness for ocean conservation.

Passes go on sale Friday, November 1 at 10 am ET.

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Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for and her work being featured on She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.