All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘tours’

Mariah Carey Adds Australia to Her Chanteuse Tour

Pop star Mariah Carey this week announced that her The Elusive Chanteuse Show tour will be stopping in Australia and New Zealand. The singer will arrive in Australia in early November, playing dates in Perth, Adelaide, and Melbourne before moving on to Yarra Valley, Sydney, Auckland, and Brisbane. The Elusive Chanteuse Show was announced last month. The tour is being …

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Olivia Newton-John Opens up about ‘Summer Nights’ and her Sister’s Death

Olivia Newton-John suffered a devastating, personal tragedy in 2013: her sister, Rona, died of a brain tumor. This forced Newton-John to reevaluate her life and career, which meant she would put her Las Vegas residency on hold. When she talked to an NBC News reporter, featured on the Today show, on Friday morning (April 11), Newton-John reflected on how Rona’s death affected her …

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Highest-Paid Musician List Released By Forbes

Forbes has released the 2013 list of highest paid musicians where the top contenders made the list not solely for the music produced. Madonna’s fruitful year of $125 million placed her in the top spot; however, she is not necessarily the Queen of Music but more likely the Queen of Merchandise and Touring. Her annual income was a culmination of …

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Dave Chappelle to Headline Funny or Die Comedy Tour

For years now, comedian Dave Chappelle has stayed out of the limelight, eschewing the fame he gained for his hit Comedy Central TV show Chappelle’s Show. Instead of drawing crowds in with worldwide comedy tours, Chappelle has been living a quiet live with his family on a farm in rural Ohio. Back in March, Chappelle showed up at a New …

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Toots Hibbert Cancels Tour Over Bottle Injury

Almost two weeks ago, at the Dominion Riverrock outdoor music festival in Virginia, Reggae singer Frederick “Toots” Hibbert was hit in the head with a large glass vodka bottle during a Toots and the Maytals performance. He was rushed to the hospital, where he received seven stitches to close the wound on his head. The person who allegedly threw the …

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NYC Ghetto Tours Stopped Due to Public Backlash

Earlier this month, the New York Post published a story on a New York City tour company called Real Bronx Tours. One of the tours offered by the company took tourists on a trip through the poorer areas of the city, showing them housing projects, food banks, and dangerous parks. The so-called ghetto tours have now provoked a backlash from …

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