Alicia Keys, John Legend Among Artists To Perform At Prince Tribute Gig
A handful of A-list musicians are slated to headline a Prince tribute concert later this month during Grammys week. “Let’s Go Crazy: The GRAMMY Salute to Prince” will take place at the Los Angeles Convention Center on January 28, two days after the 62nd annual Grammy Awards. R&B/pop singer... Read more
Questlove Reveals Symphonic Tribute Tour In Honor Of Prince
A Prince tribute tour, dubbed “4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince” will kick-off next month with the help of a 27-piece orchestra. Ahmir Khalib Thompson, known as Questlove from the band The Roots, curated the tour. He worked with Prince collaborator Brent Fischer on the tour’s arrangements and received... Read more
Fans Gather In Minnesota For Celebration Of Prince’s 60th Birthday
Fans of Prince will gather in Henderson, Minnesota over the next three days in honor of the legendary singer’s 60th birthday with film screenings, bus tours, and more. The gathering will commence near the area where scenes from Purple Rain were filmed. Joel King, who served as a camera... Read more
Prince’s Death Does Not Involve Any Criminal Charges, Investigators Say
Since superstar Prince’s death in 2016, an investigation was launched to further examine the discrepencies from the case, but after two years, it’s been concluded that no one will be charged. On April 21, 2016, Prince overdosed on a fentanyl drug at 57-years-old. He had been using fentanyl drugs... Read more
TicketNews Top Events and Venues – September 28, 2016
September 28, 2016 By Tammy Whaley EVENTS — Red Hot Chili Peppers take control of the Top Events Rankings Making an impressive debut onto TicketNews’ exclusive event rankings this week is the Grammy award-winning rock band, Red hot Chili Peppers (RHCP) who landed in the No. 1 position with... Read more
Summary by TicketNews: Prince and his band 3rd Eye Girl have announced their latest tour dates. The tour begins on April 15 in Vancouver and includes stops in Phoenix, Seattle, San Francisco, Las Vegas, San Diego, and Anaheim before heading to Europe. Prince will perform twice each day, with... Read more
Prince announces Welcome 2 Chicago residency
Music legend Prince announced on August 31, that he would be performing at Chicago’s United Center September 24 as a part of a residency, called Welcome 2 Chicago. This show will be the first time he has performed in the windy city, since 2004. Tickets for the September 24... Read more
UPDATE – Wednesday, May 25, 1:00 p.m. (EDT): It has been lately revealed that all three of Prince’s concerts tonight will take place at the House of Blues’ Sunset Strip location in West Hollywood, CA. The updated venue listings are now appearing on both Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com. UPDATE –... Read more
Even though dates remain for his 21-night residency in the greater Los Angeles area, this week Prince takes a break from his chosen city for more Welcome 2 America concerts elsewhere in California. The artist has events set up for May 18 at the Save Mart Center in Fresno,... Read more
Ten down and 11 to go… Prince has rolled out the latest dates for his “21 nite stand” in the greater Los Angeles area. The musician this week announced three more concerts — May 5, 6 and 7 — for the residency that is part of his larger Welcome... Read more