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Cody Johnson Takes Old Dominion's Houston Rodeo Spot After Band Suffers Loss

Cody Johnson will step in for Old Dominion's performance at the Houston Rodeo following the band's announcement that an immediate family member died.

Old Dominion announced the news to fans on Monday through a Facebook post.

"Dear fans and friends,
We have sad news to share. We've suffered a great loss in the Old Dominion family. One of our immediate family members has unexpectedly passed. We thank you in advance for your prayers and your patience as we sort out the coming days. More details will be shared soon."

Johnson will take the band's performance slot on Wednesday night (March 8). This will be his debut performance at the annual Texas event.

The Houston Stock Show and Rodeo kicks off today (March 7) and runs until March 28.

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