Tortuga Music Festival Shifts To 2021 With Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert & Tim McGraw
Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival is officially moving to 2021. Festival organizers, along with Live Nation, revealed that the…
Luke Bryan; Photo by Andrew Wendowski, Miranda Lambert; Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Essential Broadcast Media, Tim McGraw; Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival is officially moving to 2021.
Festival organizers, along with Live Nation, revealed that the beachside festival will now take place in 2021 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
The Tortuga Music Festival will now take place on November 12, 13, 14 of 2021 at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, FL. Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw remain the festival headliners, while Jimmie Allen, Ingrid Andress, Barenaked Ladies, Gabby Barrett, Lee Brice, Blanco Brown, Billy Currington, DeeJay Silver, DJ Rock, Riley Green, Caylee Hammack, HARDY, Hirie, Jon Pardi, Chris Lane, Jon Langston, Tracy Lawrence, LOCASH, Kip Moore, Pitbull, Michael Ray, Runaway June, Cole Swindell, Toots and the Maytals, Vanilla Ice, Morgan Wallen, Rita Wilson and YA’BOYZ will also perform at the Main Stage and Sunset Stage.
Additionally, the “Next From Nashville” stage will feature performances from rising stars Tenille Arts, Tyler Booth, Ashland Craft, Cale Dodds, Angie K, Trea Landon, Walker Montgomery, Niko Moon, Kylie Morgan, Meghan Patrick, Brandon Ratcliff, Tyler Rich, Sean Stemaly and Hailey Whitters.
All previously purchased passes for 2020 will be honored at the 2021 festival. For additional information, fans can visit the festival’s official website.
Lauren Jo Black
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 Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. 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.