Four more big-name acts have joined the Alaska State Fair’s 2022 AT&T Concert Series: American Idol champion Chayce Beckham, singer/ventriloquist Darci Lynne, the feel-good reggae vibes of Shaggy and Common Kings, and the Grammy® Award-winning Lauren Daigle. Concerts take place rain or shine at the ConocoPhillips Borealis Theatre on the fairgrounds in Palmer. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, May 13, at 10 a.m.
Thursday, August 25: Chayce Beckham. Chayce Beckham is one of the most buzzed about newcomers in country music today, after taking top honors on Season 19 of American Idol. Beckham, whose vocals Katy Perry described as “the heart of America,” become the first-ever show winner to claim the title with an original song – kickstarting his journey to fulfilling his lifelong dream of becoming a singer, songwriter and entertainer. After its May 2021 release, his debut song, “23,” quickly earned the top spot on both the iTunes country and all genre charts. His introduction to Country radio is “Can’t Do Without Me,” a supercharged duet with label-mate Lindsay Ell that is currently climbing the radio charts. Beckham also recently released his debut EP Doin' it Right.