Christian rock band MercyMe will perform a free concert at the Kentucky State Fair on Sunday, August 24.
MercyMe was founded in Greenville, Texas, in 1994 and continues to release albums today. The band's hit crossover single “I Can Only Imagine” helped propel the album Almost There to double platinum status. Since then, MercyMe has released six more albums, four of which that went gold, and a greatest hits album. It also had 13 consecutive Top 5 singles on the Billboard Christians song chart, with 7 of those reaching the No. 1 spot! MercyMe has also won 8 Dove Awards from the Gospel Music Association and has had numerous Grammy Award nominations.
For more information, visit www.kystatefair.org or call 502-367-5000.