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Spring Leg To Follow Up Successful Fall Headlining Tour; Williams Heads To Los Angeles This Weekend For The 62nd GRAMMY Awards®, Nominated For Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song

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January 23, 2020

23 JANUARY 2020 - NASHVILLE, TN - Last fall, multi-award-winning artist and songwriter Zach Williams wrapped "The Rescue Story Tour,"  his first major headlining run, and d ue to its success, he is embarking on an even bigger second leg of the tour. This spring, beginning  March 5 and running through May 9, Williams will hit 40 major markets from California to Florida, such as Clearwater, FL, Houston, TX, Green Bay, WI, Birmingham, AL, and San Francisco, CA, with a handful of the dates are already sold out.
Bringing his 2019 tour to more than 26,000 concertgoers in 20 markets, which included numerous sold-out shows such as Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium and Williams' hometown of Jonesboro, AR, "The Rescue Story Tour" featured special guest artist Josh Baldwin of Bethel Music. The spring tour will welcome We The Kingdom ("Holy Water") and the sibling trio Cain.
Williams offered a unique aspect to his tour last year with his "VIP Meat & Greet" experience. Held prior to the concerts, Williams hosted an exclusive full-course gourmet meal prepared by Paul Fields, a professional chef from Napa Valley, CA. VIP attendees were also given specialty gift bags, premium concert seats, photo opportunities with Williams, and much more. This VIP experience will happen again this spring and at press time, many of the "VIP Meat & Greet" experience tickets have already sold out. 
Fans will get to hear many of Williams' hit songs such as the top-charting "Chain Breaker," "Old Church Choir," "Fear Is A Liar," as well as his current hit, the GRAMMY-nominated single "Rescue Story," which is featured on his latest album of the same name.
"Rescue Story" also earned Williams his fourth GRAMMY nomination (Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song). He will be attending t he 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards, which will be held this Sunday, January 26, 2020, in Los Angeles, CA and air on CBS. 
Tickets are on sale now for "The Rescue Story Tour." See below for the most current schedule, and be sure to visit his website for the latest information and to purchase tickets.

Wiliams, his band & Josh Baldwin at Nashville's Historic Ryman Auditorium sold-out show, Nov. 2019

March 5 - Clearwater, FL
March 6 - Lakeland, FL
March 7 - Oviedo, FL
March 8 - Sarasota, FL
March 12 - Amarillo, TX
March 13 - Euless, TX
March 14 - Houston, TX
March 15 - San Antonio, TX
March 19 - Westerville, OH -SOLD OUT
March 20 - Green Bay, WI
March 21 - Milwaukee, WI
March 22 - Ft. Wayne, IN
March 26 - Madison, MS
March 27 - Woodstock, GA
March 28 - Johnson City, TN
March 29 - Meridian, MS
April 2 - Aiken, SC
April 3 - Durham, SC
April 4 - Taylors, SC -  SOLD OUT
April 9 - Dothan, AL
April 10 - Birmingham, AL
April 11 - Bowling Green, KY
April 16 - Denver, CO -  SOLD OUT
April 17 - Albuquerque, NM
April 18 - Tuscon, AZ
April 19 - Oceanside, CA
April 21 - Yorba Linda, CA
April 23 - Highland, CA
April 24 - Visalia, CA
April 25 - Modesto, CA
April 26 - San Francisco, CA
April 28 - Sacramento, CA
April 30 - Portland, OR
May 1 - Spokane, WA
May 2 - Coos Bay, OR
May 4 - Billings, MT
May 5 - Casper, WY
May 7 - St. Peters, MO
May 8 - Memphis, TN
May 9 - Chattanooga, TN
*All dates subject to change; visit his tour page for the latest information
ABOUT ZACH WILLIAMS: As a husband, father, recording artist, and songwriter, GRAMMY® winner (Best Contemporary Christian Album, Chain Breaker, 2018) and multi-GMA Dove Awards winner, Zach Williams continues to make history. Achieving two consecutive radio No. 1 hits for 35 weeks as a debut artist ("Chain Breaker," "Old Church Choir") Williams' music comes from a place of humility and honesty as his songs are a direct reflection of God's redemption in his life.
"Chain Breaker," his record-breaking and first of three official RIAA®-certified gold singles, has impacted millions of people around the world, earning Williams his first GRAMMY nomination in 2017 for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song, two Billboard Music Award nominations (Top Christian Song, Top Christian Album) and a 2018 American Music Award nomination for Favorite Artist - Contemporary Inspirational. He also received another GRAMMY nod in 2019 for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album, Survivor: Live from Harding Prison. Williams is nominated again for the 2020 GRAMMY Awards, which will be held January 26 in Los Angeles. The singles "Old Church Choir" and "Fear Is a Liar" are also both certified gold. 
Williams has won four GMA Dove Awards (Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year; Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year, "Chain Breaker" and Pop/Contemporary Song “Old Church Choir”) and a K-LOVE Fan Award (“Chain Breaker,” Breakout Single). Williams was also named Billboard's 2017 Top Christian Male Vocalist and New Artist of the Year, as well as CCM Fan Awards' Favorite New Artist Of The Year. Apple Music chose him as Artist of the Week (2016), while "Chain Breaker" was the top track of 2016 on iTunes' Christian Songs chart and also reached No. 12 on Billboard's Hot Rock Songs chart. Williams has also been awarded by BMI with four Citation of Achievement awards for his singles "Chain Breaker," "Old Church Choir," and "Fear Is a Liar," recognizing the songs for their national popularity and reach.
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