PRE-ORDER LAUNCHES TODAY FOR LIVE ALBUM
KICKS OFF HELLO TOUR ON MAY 28, INCLUDING ONE CANADIAN DATE ON JUNE 27
31 MAY 2019 (TORONTO, ON) - Lionel Richie takes fans on a spectacular musical journey with his new album, Hello From Las Vegas, set for release on August 23 on Capitol Records/Universal Music Canada, available for pre-order now.
Recorded at Zappos Theater at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, Hello From Las Vegas features Richie performing material from throughout his career, including beloved songs from his solo albums (“All Night Long,” “Hello,” “Say You, Say Me,” “Dancing On The Ceiling,” “Truly”) and his time with The Commodores (“Three Times a Lady,” “Easy”). The album also includes an inspiring performance of the landmark song “We Are the World,” which Richie co-wrote for USA for Africa.
The legendary artist will be playing all the hits during his summer North American headline tour, which kicks off on May 28 at Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land, TX. The Hello tour will include a two-night stand at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall (July 17 and 18) and a concert at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles (August 5). Richie will also perform as Stevie Wonder’s Very Special Guest at British Summer Time in London’s Hyde Park on July 6.
All online tickets purchased for the summer 2019 North American headline tour will include a CD copy of Richie’s new album, Hello From Las Vegas, unless otherwise noted below. Tickets and VIP packages are on sale now at https://lionelrichie.com/shows/. Citi is the official card of the Hello tour. For complete details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
^ CD copy not included with online ticket purchase
With more than 100 million albums sold worldwide, an Oscar®, a Golden Globe®, four Grammy Awards®, the distinction of MusicCares Person of the Year in 2016 and Kennedy Center Honoree in 2017, Lionel Richie is a true music icon. The Tuskegee, Alabama native is one of only two songwriters in history to have charted No. 1 records for nine consecutive years. In March 2018, Richie put his handprints and footprints in cement at the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX in Hollywood, one of Hollywood’s oldest honors. He was a judge on ABC’s “American Idol” in 2018 and has returned to the judge’s chair for the 2019 season.
Track Listings – Hello From Las Vegas
Canadian Tour Date:
06/27/19 Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
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