Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

City Has Big Plans for July 4.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Amber Chavez Journal Staff Writer

Making sure that Independence Day stays hot and festive, the city of Rio Rancho and Big I 107.9 FM will keep the holiday rockin' with its Big I Fourth of July celebration.

Nationally known country musician Mark Wills will headline the Fourth of July concert at the Rio Rancho Sports Complex on High Resort Boulevard.

Wills' latest song "When You Think of Me" is No. 26 on the Radio & Records charts.

Dusty Drake also will perform, said Carrie Moritomo, communications and marketing manager for Rio Rancho Parks and Recreation. Drake's self-titled album was released earlier this year. In 2002, Drake spent part of the year touring with Brooks and Dunn. …

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