Talladega Superspeedway to host country music festival

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) Talladega Superspeedway will host another ear-pounding show.

The famed NASCAR track will host the three-day Dega Jam in July with a number of country music stars. The lineup includes Eric Church, Blake Shelton, Toby Keith, Kid Rock, Hank Williams Jr., Billy Currington, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Lee Brice, Martina McBride, Gary Allan, Kip Moore, Tyler Farr and others.

The country music festival will be held in the infield over Fourth of July weekend on three specially designed stages. It's the first time the event has been held.

Fans will be able to camp in the infield, just as on race weekend.

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