Keith Sweat joins 2017 S.C. State Fair musical lineup

R&B singer Keith Sweat will entertain visitors at the 2017 South Carolina State Fair

The quadruple platinum artist who produced five straight No. 1 albums, is among six musical acts slated to perform in the Pepsi Grandstand during the fair’s 12-day run in Columbia.

“We are excited about the added depth Keith Sweat brings to our popular Pepsi Grandstand shows, and we are pleased to have him entertain our fair guests this year,” said State Fair manager, Gary Goodman.

Keith Sweat tickets are $15 and include fair admission. They will go on sale at 10 a.m. Sept. 6 and can be purchased at

This year’s fair also will feature:

Chris Young Oct. 16,

ZZ TOP Oct. 18

  TobyMac Oct. 20.