Rascal Flatts, Jessica Simpson Announce Tour Dates

Rascal Flatts have announced their 2009 tour dates with opening act Jessica Simpson. The 20-city itinerary, the final leg of their Bob That Head tour, begins Jan. 17 in Kansas City, Mo., and concludes March 14 in Irvine, Calif. Rascal Flatts released Greatest Hits, Volume 1 on Oct. 28. They are also nominated for group of the year at the CMA Awards, which will be held Wednesday night (Nov. 12) in Nashville. Simpson released her first country album, Do You Know, in September.