The news broke on CMT.com yesterday that Luke Bryan is getting his first headlining tour, The Dirt Road Diaries Tour.  The first stop will be in Evansville.

The “Dirt Road Diaries Tour” will kick off in Evansville, Indiana at Ford Center on January 17 with tickets on sale beginning Friday, October 26. The 20-city first leg will go through March and features Thompson Square and Florida Georgia Line as openers. Live Nation is the national tour promoter. Log on to www.lukebryan.com or www.livenation.com for tour dates and information.

Here is the entire tour line-up announced so far:

Jan. 17: Evansville, Ind.
Jan. 18: Huntsville, Ala.
Jan. 19: Southaven, Miss.
Jan. 25: Estero, Fla.
Jan. 26: Orlando, Fla.

Feb. 7: Uniondale, N.Y.
Feb. 8: State College, Pa.
Feb. 15: Toledo, Ohio
Feb. 16: Grand Rapids, Mich.
Feb. 17: Bloomington, Ill.
Feb. 21: Fort Wayne, Ind.
Feb. 22: Louisville, Ky.
Feb. 23: Columbia, Mo.
Feb. 28: Green Bay, Wis.

March 1: Sioux City, Iowa
March 2: Moline, Ill.
March 14: Orange Beach, Ala.
March 21: Florence, S.C.
March 22: Fayetteville, N.C.
March 23: Charlottesville, Va.

Tri-State, get ready to "Shake It" with Luke!