Stars lined up for livestock show


NASHVILLE -- Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus and Rascal Flatts are among the 21 artists slated to play the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo at Reliant Park from March 3-22.

The Rodeo has long been one of the premier live country music events in the country and has increasingly broadened into more diverse entertainment offerings. In addition to Cyrus, John Fogerty, John Legend and Fergie represent non-country acts booked into the Rodeo for 2008.

The complete talent lineup is McGraw (March 3), Hill (4), Kevin Fowler (5), Alan Jackson (6), Legend (7), Martina McBride (8), Montana/Cyrus (9), Sugarland (10), Rascal Flatts (11), Fogerty (12), Toby Keith (13), Clay Walker (14), Brad Paisley (15), Duelo/Los Horoscopos de Durango (16), Miranda Lambert (17), Big & Rich (18), Fergie (19), Dierks Bentley (20), Pat Green (21) and Brooks & Dunn (22).

Tickets go on sale Saturday.