Kelsea Ballerini calls beau Chase Stokes on stage for a tequila shot at final show with Kenny Chesney: ‘Bring it home John B’
Kelsea Ballerini and beau Chase Stokes had one of those memorable life moments when the couple got to share the stage with country superstar Kenny Chesney.
The What I Have country pop singer’s time opening for Chesney on his Go Back Tour was winding down on Thursday when she invited Stokes up to help celebrate their final shows together in Charleston, South Carolina.
‘It is the second to last city of this tour. Bring it on home, John B,’ she announced with a tequila shot in hand, while referencing Stokes’ character on the Netflix teen drama series Outer Banks.
The trio then raised their shots into the air, quickly downed them, and then Chesney went into the beginning of his hit 2010 single, You And Tequila.
And, of course, the moment was captured on camera and posted on Chesney’s Instagram Stories.
For this particular show, Ballerini, 29, showed off her fit figure in black Daisy Dukes, a cropped white t-shirt, a studded knee-high cowboy boots, and her long blonde locks pulled into a ponytail.
As for her beau: Stokes, 30, kept it country-casual in denim pants and shirt over a white tee and a black baseball cap on backwards.
And the headlining star of the show, Chesney flaunted his ripped muscles and tan in a red tank top with faded blue jeans, black cowboy boots and a black and white baseball cap on his head the traditional way.
The Miss Me More star has been out on the road with Chesney, 55, since March.
The country pop singer and songwriter’s first two studio albums – The First Time (2015) and Unapologetically (2017) – accounted for seven charted songs on the Hot Country Songs and the Country Airplay charts.
Overall, she has five number one singles on the Country Airplay charts. starting with her debut single Love Me Like You Mean It, along with the likes of Dibs and Peter Pan.
Most recently, she released Subject To Change (2022), her fourth studio album, that includes the singles Heartfirst, which peaked at number 23 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart, as well as If You Go Down (I’m Goin’ Down Too).
The Mascot, Tennessee also shared a video clip from of the memorable show along with the caption: ‘the energy of this tour 100%’ and ‘this whole concert was a delight.’
Chesney, who’s recorded more than 20 studio albums and has produced more than 40 top 10 singles on the U.S.Billboard Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts, would take to Instagram again to shout out the couple.
‘Thanks also to @hichasestokes for bringing me and @kelseaballerini a shot before we sang ‘You and Tequila”‘, he wrote on Friday, May 26, alongside a series of images of the show, which included the main one where they all toasted together on stage.
32 of those 40 charted songs for Chesney went all the way to number one.which have reached number one.
Stokes (born James Alexander Chase Stokes), 30, is best known for playing the role of John Booker Routledge (John B) in Outer Banks
Ballerini and Chokes were first linked romantically in November 2022, which was less than one month after she finalized her divorce from ex-husband Morgan Evans.
The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter would officially confirm they were an item during an episode of the Call Her Daddy podcast in February.
Stokes, an Annapolis, Maryland native, had previously been hooked up with his Outer Banks co-star Madelyn Cline, but they ended up calling it quits in November 2021 after more than a year of dating.