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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - OCTOBER 01: Rocks adorned with tributes to shooting victims are displayed at the Las Vegas Community Healing Garden on October 1, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The healing garden was created in the wake of the massacre on October 1, 2017, when Stephen Paddock opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest country music festival in Las Vegas killing 58 people and injuring more than 800 in the deadliest mass shooting event in U.S. history. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Jason Aldean, his wife Brittany, and other country artists are remembering the significant event that happened on this date two years ago.

On the evening of October 1, 2017, a gunman opened fire on a concert crowd in Las Vegas celebrating the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival. Jason and his band were on the main stage performing at the time of the shooting. Hundreds were wounded and 58 people died.