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Music: Alberta’s Terri Clark sings Aug. 21 at the fair

Canadian country singer Terri Clark performs Aug. 21 at the Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden.
Canadian country singer Terri Clark performs Aug. 21 at the Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden. Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald

Country music singer Terri Clark from Medicine Hat, Alberta, performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, as the grandstand star at the Northwest Washington Fair, 1775 Front St., Lynden.

The eight-time Canadian Country Music Awards’ Entertainer of the Year has also taken home the CCMA Female Vocalist of the Year award five times. She has made her mark on radio with more than 20 singles, including six number-one hits in the United States and Canada. Her hits include “Better Things To Do,” “Poor Poor Pitiful Me,” “Girls Lie Too,” and “I Just Wanna Be Mad.”

Clark, who also performed at the Northwest Washington Fair in 2006, has sold over 5 million albums and achieved gold, platinum, double platinum, and triple platinum status as certified by the Canadian Recording Industry Association and the Recording Industry Association of America. The accomplished guitarist is the only Canadian female artist to be a member of the Grand Ole Opry.

Tickets are $15 for reserved seats, $40 for preferred seats, at nwwafair.com, the fair office and at 877-699-FAIR (3247). Prices don’t include fair admission, which is required.

More on Clark: terriclark.com.

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