The first leg of his arena tour kicks off January 11 in Lafayette, La., heads east, then out West, then through the Midwest before winding down in Denver on March 3.

Ronnie Milsap will be Strait’s special guest on the tour.

The Texas Troubadour has amassed a phenomenal number of awards, honors, sell-outs and attendance records. He’ll add to the collection November 6 when The Country Music Association inducts him into the Country Music Hall of Fame.

His latest release, It Just Comes Natural, marks Strait’s 25th anniversary as a recording artist.