We can't wait for the summer concert season and when the Cody Johnson & Friends tour was announced last month, everyone was excited. Now we know who Cody's "friends" are and who will be joining him in August.

Randy Houser will be joining Cody Johnson when the tour comes to Albany at the MVP Arena on Friday, August 19th. Randy Houser racked up three consecutive number one hits with his album "How Country Feels". He also earned critical acclaim for his Top 5 smash hit and CMA Song of the Year nominated "Like a Cowboy". Randy Houser has been a friend of WGNA for many years performing at Secret Star Acoustic Jam and Countryfest.

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Drew Parker will also be coming with the Cody Johnson & Friends tour. Drew plays guitar and piano which he learned himself. He is quite the accomplished songwriter as well. He is a co-writer on Luke Combs' debut platinum record "This One's For You", Jake Owen's single "Homemade", and Luke Combs' "1,2 Many".

The MVP Arena announced that the Cody Johnson & Friends North American Tour will be making a stop in Albany on Friday, August 19th. Cody Johnson is just coming off of a sold-out 2022 Rodeo Houston show.

Cody Johnson said this about performing live:

There are few feelings more amazing than being on stage with my friends in front of all our fans. I can't tell you how excited the whole gang is finally able to be back on the road and playing country music for you.

Cody Johnson has had an amazing 2022 already. He has seen more than 3 billion streams of his music. His feature-length film "Dear Rodeo: The Cody Johnson Story" is available on Amazon Prime. He just released "Human: The Double Album" and has a Number 1 single with "'Til You Can't".

Tickets are on sale now for the Cody Johnson & Friends show at the MVP Arena on Friday, August 19th. Ticketmaster.com and the MVP Arena Box Office

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