Country Artist Canaan Smith to Open for Kip Moore Concert at UM

January 08, 2015

MISSOULA – Country music artist Canaan Smith will open for Kip Moore at the University of Montana Adams Center on Tuesday, Jan. 27. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Smith, a young singer/songwriter from Williamsburg, Virginia, broke onto the country music scene in 2012 with his debut single “We Got Us” and since has toured with country music superstars such as Darius Rucker, Sugarland and Florida Georgia Line. His most recent single, “Love You Like That,” already has begun its climb to the top of the charts.

The rising country music artist has demonstrated success at songwriting, writing much of his own music and also co-writing Love and Theft’s top-10 hit “Runaway” and Jason Aldean’s “Black Tears.”

Tickets for the show are on sale at, the Adams Center Box Office and all GrizTix locations. Tickets also may be purchased by calling 406-243-4051 during regular business hours. They cost $30 or $35, plus applicable service fees.

For more information call Adams Center Executive Director Brad Murphy at 406-243-4261 or email


Contact: Brad Murphy, UM Adams Center executive director, 406-243-4261,