Houston Livestock Show Ropes Stars

In customary fashion, country stars will make a large showing at the 69th Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Feb. 13-March 4 at the Reliant Astrodome. Clay Walker kicks off the festivities on Feb. 13, followed by Alan Jackson (Feb. 14), Hank Williams Jr. (Feb. 15), Alabama (Feb. 17), Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen (Feb. 19), Neal McCoy and Rascal Flatts (Feb. 20), Lonestar and Brad Paisley (Feb. 22), Kenny Chesney and Phil Vassar (Feb. 24), Brooks & Dunn (Feb. 26), Jo Dee Messina (Feb. 28), Martina McBride and Lee Ann Womack (March 2) and LeAnn Rimes and Billy Gilman (March 4). A number of non-country artists will perform, too, including Diana Ross, Gladys Knight, Duran Duran, Barry Manilow, Def Leppard, Destiny’s Child, 98 Degrees and Patti LaBelle.