Lady A postpones more than 50 shows, including 2 concerts in North Dakota

The country trio announced that it is postponing its tour that included stops in Minot and Fargo as singer and guitarist Charles Kelley focuses on a "journey to sobriety."

Lady Antebellum
Members of Lady Antebellum perform in 2014 at the Fargodome.
Forum file photo
We are part of The Trust Project.

FARGO — Country trio Lady A has postponed the rest of its tour, including September shows in Fargo and Minot, N.D., as one of the members focuses on a "journey to sobriety."

The band, which was formerly known as Lady Antebellum, said in a written statement on Thursday, Aug. 4, that the tour is being postponed until next year, adding that it was a "hard but important decision to make."

Lady A was scheduled to perform Sept. 30 at Scheels Arena in Fargo. Venue officials said in a news release that all tickets will automatically be refunded from the point of purchase. Customers who bought tickets at the Scheels Arena box office are asked to call 701-364-3672 for a refund.

The trio, whose hits include "Need You Now," "I Run to You" and "Compass," also was scheduled to perform Sept. 29 at Norsk Høstfest in Minot. Officials with the event said ticketholders can either keep their tickets and use them to see a replacement act, or get a refund. Ticketmaster will email ticketholders with instructions for requesting a refund.

More arts and entertainment news

Our newsroom occasionally reports stories under a byline of "staff." Often, the "staff" byline is used when rewriting basic news briefs that originate from official sources, such as a city press release about a road closure, and which require little or no reporting. At times, this byline is used when a news story includes numerous authors or when the story is formed by aggregating previously reported news from various sources. If outside sources are used, it is noted within the story.
What to read next
Cass County could match or exceed 2021 drug overdose numbers, health expert says. Authorities warn residents of the dangers of overdoses and how to spot them.
The festival has returned for its ninth annual event at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds. The festival is set to begin on Friday, Aug. 12 and runs through Sunday, Aug. 14.
Oliver Tye could face up to 10 years in prison for each charge in connection to the shooting that injured a woman.
While more drivers are needed to cover the Fargo Public Schools routes, other school districts are still feeling a similar struggle to recruit drivers.