Jason Aldean will be representing country music in the annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game festivities.

You know somebody is a rising star, when they are playing softball with former baseball legends and other celebrities. Aldean will join forces with Nick Jonas, Jordin Sparks (2007 American Idol winner), softball pitcher Jennie Finch, and former MLB players Mike Piazza and Steve Garvey,  in the days leading up to the real MLB All-Star game.

The five-inning softball game, will take place in Phoenix, just a few days before the real All-Star game. ESPN will be covering the celebrity softball game July 11th at 10:30p.m ET.