Keith Urban will launch his Escape Together World Tour with shows May 7-8 at the Mohegan Sun resort and casino in Uncasville, Conn. Sugarland, Taylor Swift, Dierks Bentley, the Zac Brown Band and Jason Aldean will take turns opening the shows. Approximately half of Urban’s tour dates were announced Friday (Feb. 6) with other shows to be announced in the near future. Sugarland will perform with Urban in Uncasville and 10 other cities, including St. Louis, Denver, Los Angeles and Cleveland, through August. Swift will appear at nine shows in June, July and August, including stops in Cincinnati, Detroit, Atlanta, Boston and Philadelphia. Bentley is scheduled for two cities — Roanoke, Va. (May 29) and Huntsville, Ala. (May 30). The Zac Brown Band will also appear in two cities — Chicago (May 15) and Charleston, W.Va. (May 28). Aldean will be joining Urban in July and August for shows in Nebraska, Kansas, Texas, Pennsylvania and Ohio.