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Pop country singer LeAnn Rimes returns to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on June 30

Pop country singer LeAnn Rimes returns to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on June 30
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From a press release:

Pop country singer LeAnn Rimes has sold more than 44 million albums, won two Grammy Awards, three Academy of Country Music Awards, and 12 Billboard Music Awards. Rimes is the youngest recipient of a Grammy Award and was also the first country recording artist to win in the “Best New Artist” category.

Now she’ll be performing at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Thursday, June 30 at 8 p.m.

Tickets, which range from $35-$79.50, go on sale this Friday, April 22 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at, the Event Center box office (77 Sands Blvd., Bethlehem),, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 800-745-3000.

Rimes has placed 42 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, 13 of which are Top 10 hits, and has scored numerous hit singles in her career, including “Can’t Fight the Moonlight,” which went No. 1 in 11 countries, and “How Do I Live,” which is the second longest charting song ever on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Having released more than 10 studio albums, three compilation albums, and two greatest hits albums in her illustrious career. “Today Is Christmas,” her most recent holiday album, was released in 2015.

She is also an accomplished actress and author, including writing two children’s books, “Jag” and “Jag’s New Friend,” as well as the novel “Holiday in Your Heart” and the inspirational book “What I Cannot Change.”

Rimes has long-supported a variety of charity organizations, including advocating for the National Psoriasis Foundation, the Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes, and StandUp for Kids. She most recently began work with The Trevor Project, an organization that provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.