Image Courtesy Curb RecordsLee Brice‘s days as an opening act are numbered.

As he gears up to release his third album, I Don’t Dance, next month, Lee is already looking forward to launching a headlining tour in the coming year. He’s been on the road with Luke Bryan all year long, and their recent concert at New York City’s Madison Square Garden really gave Lee the itch to play his own sold-out arena shows.

“I came out, and it was filled to the rim when I hit the stage,” Lee tells Cleveland’s News-Herald paper. “That makes me jump and sing harder and run faster and get crazier and let it all loose. I feel like I’m champing at the bit for the next year to get out on my own.”

For now, catch Lee on Luke Bryan’s That’s My Kind of Night tour through the fall. Lee’s new album, I Don’t Dance, comes out September 9.

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