Rising country star Jason Aldean will follow in the footsteps of Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, Sugarland and Brad Paisley by headlining CMT's fall tour.

"CMT On Tour '08: Jason Aldean," with special guests Lady Antebellum and opening act Eric Durrance, kicks off at Western Carolina University on Oct. 8 and continues through Nov. 22.

The 20-market tour, produced by AEG Live and promoted by Outback Concerts, will hit Dayton, Ohio; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Huntington, W.Va.; Springfield, Mo.; Salina, Kan.; and Green Bay, Wis.; among other markets.

Oct. 8: Cullowhee, N.C. (Ramsey Center)
Oct. 9: Huntington, W.Va. (Big Sandy Superstore Arena)
Oct. 10: Dayton, Ohio (ErvinJ. Nutter Center)
Oct. 23: Chattanooga, Tenn. (Memorial Auditorium)
Oct. 24: Savannah, Ga. (Johnny Mercer Theatre)
Oct. 25: Clemson, S.C. (Little John Coliseum)
Oct. 26: Columbus, Ga. (Columbus Civic Center)
Oct. 30: Bowling Green, Ky. (Diddle Arena)
Nov. 1: Dekalb, Ill. (Convocation Center at NIU)
Nov. 2: Green Bay, Wis. (Weidner Center)
Nov. 5: Springfield, Mo. (Shrine Mosque Auditorium)
Nov. 6: Topeka, Kan. (Topeka Performing Arts Center)
Nov. 7: Salina, Kan. (Bicentennial Center)
Nov. 8: Wichita Falls, Texas (Kay Yeager Coliseum)
Nov. 13: Murfreesboro, Tenn. (Murphy Center at MTSU)
Nov. 14: Salem, Va. (Salem Civic Center)
Nov. 15: Erie, Pa. (Warner Theatre)
Nov. 20: Lowell, Mass. (Lowell Memorial Auditorium)
Nov. 21: Portland, Maine (Cumberland County Civic Center)
Nov. 22: Bangor, Maine (Bangor Civic Center)