Country Music Star Colt Ford will perform in Blackshear Saturday, Nov. 12.

Ford will perform at the Moccasin Creek Off Road Park in south central Pierce County. Gates open at 7 p.m. and the show will begin at 10 p.m. Ford, an Athens native, is known for his musical stylings blending country with rap. He is an accomplished singer-songwriter having penned top country songs “Country Must be Country Wide” for Brantley Gilbert and “Dirt Road Anthem” for Jason Aldean. Ford owns his own company, Average Joes Entertainment and is about to release his seventh album, “Keys to the Country”.