Country radio powerhouse announces concert to help farmers

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- If you're farmer, help could be on the way.

WIVK-FM radio announced plans Monday for the first East Tennessee Farm Relief concert, with country star Aaron Tippin as the headliner.

The concert will be held at the Walters State Great Smoky Mountains Expo Center in White Pine on July 25.

Concert organizers hope to raise $100,000 to purchase hay for the neediest drought-stricken farmers.

Tickets will start at 20 dollars.

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