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Paul McCartney bringing concert to Truist Field at Wake Forest University in May

Paul McCartney is coming to Truist Field this May.
Credit: AP Photo/David Richard
Paul McCartney, presenter for the Foo Fighters, speaks during the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021, in Cleveland.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Wake Forest University officials announced legendary rock icon Paul McCartney will be in concert at Truist Field on Saturday, May 21.

The GOT BACK Tour will kick off April 28 with McCartney’s first ever show in Spokane, Wash. The tour will run through June 16 with McCartney’s last stop in East Rutherford, N.J.

Tickets for McCartney’s stop at Truist Field go on sale to the general public on Friday, Feb. 25.

McCartney’s show in May will make for his only tour date in the Carolinas.

“Wake Forest University is honored to host Paul McCartney at Truist Field,” Wake Forest University Director of Athletics John Currie said. “This exciting concert reflects our commitment to providing value to Winston-Salem and the Triad. We look forward to fans from around the state and across the country making their way to Truist Field for this world class event with Paul McCartney and a musical version of the Best Fan Experience in North Carolina!"

The GOT BACK Tour makes McCartney’s first series of live shows since his FRESHEN UP Tour in July 2019.

Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Joines and other leaders said the concert is expected to bring a big economic boom to the area.

Visit Paul McCartney’s GOT BACK Tour website for more information.

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