News In Brief: Sunday, September 1, 2002
Tippin Heading to Afghanistan
Aaron Tippin has spent many holidays on the road, but
he’ll be celebrating Thanksgiving in Afghanistan. Tippin leaves Nov.
23 on a USO-sponsored Thanksgiving tour that continues through Dec.
3. Because of military security guidelines, the exact locations of
Tippin’s performances will not be announced. However, he is
scheduled to perform for U.S. troops in several areas within
Tippin’s new album, set for a Sept. 10 release, is
titled Stars & Stripes.