International superstar, Katy Perry, will kick-off the North American leg of her highly anticipated PRISMATIC WORLD TOUR on June 22nd in Raleigh, North Carolina. The 46-city tour is presented by Goldenvoice, a division of AEG Live, and will visit Verizon Center on Tuesday, June 24 at 7 p.m. She will be touring in support of PRISM, which debuted at number one on The Billboard 200 and remains in the Top Ten three months after release. The platinum album has given Katy her biggest ever single with “Roar”, while “Dark Horse” just became her lucky 13th Top Ten hit on The Billboard Hot 100.
I got the eye of the tiger, a fighter, dancing through the fire ‘Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar. Uh, oh, oh…. Ok, I’ll stop. Katy Perry’s bringing her Prismatic World. Perry kicks off her 46 city tour June 22, in North Carolina and will hit DC’s Verizon Center, June 24th. Tour will have a rotating crew of opening acts that includes Capital Cities, Kacey Musgraves and Tegan and Sara (I love them). Capital Cities will be featured during the DC stop.
Seems like the DMV is getting all the big tours. Cher’s Dressed to Kill Tour is coming to Verizon Center next April 4th, tickets go on sale next Friday, October 4th at noon. I can’t plan further than next week that alone 6 months away. This should be a great show. Full release is after the break. If you have American Express you can get your tickets before the general public.
Tickets for Kanye West’s upcoming November 21st show at the Verizon Center goes on sale this week, Friday, Sept 27th. I’m sure they’ll probably sell out within minutes. I miss fun, cool, Kanye. Tickets and VIP experiences for the Washington, D.C. show will go on sale on Friday, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. through all Ticketmaster outlets, the Verizon Center box office and via Phonecharge at 1-800-745-3000. For more details please visit www.kanyewest.com. Full press release after the jump.
Seven-time GRAMMY award-winning trio Lady Antebellum has extended their headlining TAKE ME DOWNTOWN TOUR with 40 new dates scheduled for 2014. Previously announced guests for the 2013 run, Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves, will also continue with the group for the second leg of the tour that begins Jan. 9 in Charleston, WV and includes a Feb. 20 stop in the nation’s capital at Verizon Center. The tour runs through April.