Goo Goo Dolls/Daughtry
- Iowa State Fair
- Des Moines, IA United States
Goo Goo Dolls
- In more than two decades of touring, the Goo Goo Dolls have perfected their unique blend of power pop and classic rock and roll to become one of the most successful adult alternative rock bands of the 1990s. To date, the band has released nine studio albums and produced over a dozen top-ten hits including “Here Is Gone,” “Let Love In,” “Better Days,” and “Stay with You.”After their formation in 1987, the Grammy award-winning trio enjoyed nominal success touring New York’s underground music circuit before the 1995 release of their breakthrough album, A Boy Named Goo. The album’s lead single, “Name,” topped the charts, propelling the group into mainstream success and securing the album’s double-platinum certification.The band’s success continued with their platinum-certified, number-one smash hit, “Iris,” which spent a record-breaking 12 consecutive months on the chart. The acoustic power ballad was included on their triple-platinum 1998 album, along with “Broadway,” “Dizzy,” “Black Balloon,” and the gold-certified, chart topper, “Slide.” Currently, the Goo Goo Dolls are celebrating the success of their 2013 album, Magnetic, which has already produced the top-twenty singles, “Rebel Beat” and “Come to Me
Multi-platinum recording artist Daughtry has scored four number-one hits, garnered four Grammy award nominations, won four American Music Awards, sold over 7.5 million albums and 17 million singles worldwide and sold out concerts around the world. Daughtry’s self-titled debut was the fastest selling rock debut in Soundscan history and its follow up, Leave This Town, marked the quintet’s second consecutive number-one album. Daughtry’s third album, Break The Spell, was certified gold within four weeks of its release. Daughtry's new single, "Waiting For Superman," is racing up the charts, and his new album, Baptized, is was released on November 19, 2013. In addition to recording and touring the globe. Daughtry is also dedicated to using its position to raise awareness about a number of charitable causes including an ambassadorship with DC Comics We Can Be Heroes campaign.