Here Is The Rest Of The 2017 NDSF Music Lineup

) Fergie and Paramore will perform at the North Dakota State Fair. Tickets will go on sale May 5 at 8 am. Fergie will bring her show to the Grandstand on Saturday, July 22. Fergie, an eight-time Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum solo artist and vocalist for The Black Eyed Peas, is putting the finishing touches on the follow-up album to her 2006 solo release The Dutchess. Fergie's solo album debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard Top 200 and spent 94 weeks on the chart. The Dutchess went on to sell 6.2 million copies and 28.5 million tracks worldwide and spawned three No. 1 hits on the Hot 100: "London Bridge," "Glamorous," and "Big Girls Don't Cry," as well as the Top 5 singles "Fergalicious" and "Clumsy." Fergie also released four multi-platinum albums with The Black Eyed Peas. Her highly anticipated second solo album will be released later this year. Paramore will take the stage on Saturday, July 29 with their special guest, X Ambassadors. With hit singles including “Misery Business,” “The Only Exception,” “Still Into You” and “Ain’t It Fun,” they’ve created a unique blend of emo-pop and slick anthemic rock and roll. The band recently wrote and recorded their 5th album in their hometown of Nashville. It's called After Laughter and it comes out May 12th. Listen to the first single, "Hard Times" out everywhere now. Opening for Paramore, X Ambassadors bring their popular hits “Renegades,” “Collider,” and “Unsteady,” to the ND State Fair Grandstand.22017 Rock Schedule: Saturday, July 22- Fergie Saturday, July 29 – Paramore with special guests X Ambassadors 2017 Grandstand Schedule: Friday, July 21-Little Big Town Sunday, July 23- Brothers Osborne Monday, July 24 - Enduro Race* Tuesday, July 25- The Western Grand National Truck and Tractor Pull* Wednesday, July 26- Thomas Rhett Thursday, July 27- Lonestar Friday, July 28-Jason Aldean *General Admission Events New this year is a Truck and Tractor Show roaring into the Grandstand on Tuesday, July 25. NPRA Championship Bull Riding will be held on Monday, July 24 & Tuesday, July 25. Other items available for purchase include: Season and Daily Gate Passes, Mega Ride Carnival Passes, Ranch Rodeo tickets, beer tickets and nine day camping spots.For ticket information visit, call 701-857-7620 or visit the North Dakota State Fair office from 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday, at the State Fair Center. Dates for the 2017 ND State Fair July 21-29. More information is available at ####3Editors, Producers and News Directors: Artist photos, artist biographies, videos of the North Dakota State Fair, pictures of free stages and general pictures of the North Dakota State Fair are all available at no charge on the State Fair’s Flickr webpage for your use. Accessing the Media Page and photos on Flickr: At the top of the ND State Fair homepage is an About Us tab, by scrolling under it you can access our Media page which has our press releases and link to our photo gallery. On the right hand side of the Flickr page click on 2017 ND State Fair Grandstand Lineup, this will take you to the pictures of the artists and their bios. Click on the picture you would like, then above the picture on the left click on all sizes, this will allow you to download a high resolution photo of each entertainer. The same process can be used to view and print other Fair photos. Please call the ND State Fair Office at 857-7620 or reach Beth Feldner, Marketing Director, on her cell phone (text or call) at 701-648-9780 if you have any questions.####