BLACKOPPS ENTERTAINMENT Release: POST MALONE ANNOUNCES RUNAWAY TOUR COMING TO RALEIGH – OCTOBER 17

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Monday, July 15, 2019

 POST MALONE ANNOUNCES RUNAWAY TOUR

 Swae Lee and Tyla Yaweh Joining as Special Guests

PNC ARENA – RALEIGH – OCTOBER 17

Tickets On Sale to the General Public Starting Friday, July 19

(RALEIGH, NC) – Today, GRAMMY nominated, multi-platinum artist Post Malone revealed the Runaway Tour, his latest North American outing kicking off later this year. Produced by Live Nation, the run will start September 14 in Tacoma, WA and visit cities across the U.S. and Canada, including Raleigh on October 17. Swae Lee and Tyla Yaweh will appear as special guests on all dates.

 Post Malone will play PNC Arena on October 17 at 8 p.m.  Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, July 19 at 10 a.m. local time at LiveNation.com.Citi is the official presale credit card of the tour. As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, July 16 at 10 a.m. local timeuntil Thursday, July 18 at 10 p.m. local time through Citi EntertainmentSM. For complete presale details, visitCitientertainment.com

 T-Mobile customers can get exclusive access to stage-front pit tickets at every U.S. concert, as close as any fan can get to the stage – even at sold-out stop. Un-carrier customers can snag their Reserved Tickets starting 30 days prior to each show at first day prices – just another way T-Mobile thanks its customers simply for being customers. For tickets and more information, visit T-mobile.com/music

 Post Malone’s star continues to rise with the debut of his latest single “Goodbyes,” ft.Young Thug which became an instant hit after its Fourth of July release. This past March, “Wow.” peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Post Malone’s sixth top 10 single. At the end of 2018, “Sunflower” was featured in the Oscar-winning filmSpider-Man: Into the Spiderverse and ultimately hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100. The anthemic song features the Runaway Tour’s special guest, Swae Lee. Post Malone released his Grammy nominated sophomore album,beerbongs & bentleys, in 2018, which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 and is certified triple Platinum by the RIAA.

 For more information or to purchase tickets go to livenation.com.

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BlackOpps Entertainment Press Release: ARIANA GRANDE ADDS RALEIGH TO THE SWEETENER WORLD TOUR – NOVEMBER 22

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Tuesday, June 25, 2019

 

ARIANA GRANDE ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL NORTH AMERICAN DATES TO THE SWEETENER WORLD TOUR

 

“Full of EMOTIONAL DRAMA, ICONIC LOOKSand UNDENIABLE HITS

 Rolling Stone

 

BEAUTIFULLY DESIGNED EXPERTLY PERFORMED… an EXPERIMENTAL VISUAL ART PIECE”

 Variety

 

TICKETS ON SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC STARTING MONDAY, JULY 1

PNC ARENA – RALEIGH – NOVEMBER 22

 

(RALEIGH, NC)  Due to overwhelming fan demand, multi-platinum, record-breaking superstar Ariana Grande has announced additional North American dates to the Sweetener World Tour. Produced by Live Nation, the renowned tour adds 19 dates including new stops in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas and more this Fall. Ariana Grande will play PNC Arena in Raleigh on Friday, Nov. 22.

 

The tour kicked off earlier this year at Times Union Center in Albany, NY and has been met with fan and critical praise alike:

 

SOARING through every HIGH NOTE SHIMMYING PLAYFULLY next to her dancers, STRUTTING through the fans in the front section in an array of INTRICATE GIVENCHY OUTFITS BLISSFULLY and EXUBERANTLY BUOYANT” – Vanity Fair

 

“[The Tour] is the physical embodiment of her SUPERB TALENT INCREDIBLY HYPNOTIC… – Stereogum

 

“Hearing her fill the room with NOTES of CRYSTALLINE CLARITY and FORCE was BREATHTAKINGCONTROLLED YET EXPANSIVE PERFORMANCE, a MASTER CLASS in Instagram-ready preening andPHENOMENAL TECHNICAL SKILL” – Dallas Observer

 

Also returning is the exclusive reserved ticket offer for T-Mobile customers, which saves fans the best tickets at every concert, as close as any fan can get to the stage. Fans can get tickets 30-days prior to every show in the U.S., including already sold-out stops. Tickets are limited. For tickets and more information, visit https://t-mobile.com/music and follow #ArianaWithUs on Twitter.

 

American Express Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Wednesday, June 26 at 10 a.m. local time through Sunday, June 30 at 10 p.m. local time. Live Nation, Ticketmaster, and Venue presale begins Friday, June 28 at 10 a.m. local time through Sunday, June 30 at 10 p.m. local time. General on sale will be available on Monday, July 1 at 10 a.m. local time atticketmaster.com. Fans can check www.arianagrande.com/events for full details. 

 

2018 marked yet another historic year for GRANDE. She concluded a banner twelve months with the distinction of being named Billboard’s “Woman of the Year” and receiving a pair of GRAMMY® Award nominations in the categories of “Best Pop Vocal Album” for her latest album Sweetenerand “Best Pop Solo Performance” for “God Is A Woman.” Simultaneously, her recent single “thank u, next” bowed at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and smashed the record for “Most Spotify Streams for a Song By A Female Artist in a Single Week.”

 

Get Sweetener HERE

 

For more information or to purchase tickets go to livenation.com.

 

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LIVE NATION – MLH announcement

Due to unforeseen production issues, we are unable to bring The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour to Charlotte, NC on July 25, 2018 and Raleigh, NC on July 26, 2018. All tickets purchased will be refunded at point of purchase.  Tickets purchased online or by phone will be automatically refunded.

Blackopps Entertainment Press Release – THE KEVIN HART IRRESPONSIBLE TOUR – COMING TO RALEIGH APRIL 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Monday, January 29, 2018

‘THE KEVIN HART IRRESPONSIBLE TOUR’ 

 
ADDS OVER 100 NEW DATES ACROSS NORTH AMERICA, EUROPE, AUSTRALIA AND ASIA
Massive Comedy Tour to Hit All New Major Cities Across the Globe Throughout 2018
 
PNC ARENA – RALEIGH –  APRIL 1, 2018
Tickets On Sale Wednesday, January 31, 2018 At 12PM
 
(RALEIGH, NC) – Today, Kevin Hart announced he is expanding his widely successful and massively hysterical “The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour,” adding over 100 new dates across the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia. Produced by Live Nation, the new dates will kick off in Baltimore, MD and hit all new cities including New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Toronto, Paris, London, Sydney, Auckland, Singapore, and more.

 

Kevin Hart will play PNC Arena in Raleigh on Sunday, April 1, 2018. Tickets go on sale to the general public starting Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 12pm at LiveNation.com, the PNC Arena Box Office, Ticketmaster and by phone 800-745-3000.

 
Hart’s last multi-city domestic and international “WHAT NOW” comedy tour sold out large venues all over the world, including being the first comedian to sell out an NFL stadium, selling over 50,000 tickets in one show at Lincoln Financial Field. Internationally, he sold out over a dozen arenas in the European market, selling over 150,000 tickets, and sold out arenas across Australia, selling 100,000 tickets. Hart’s hit comedy tour grossed over $100 million worldwide.
2017 was a banner year for Hart, his memoir I Can’t Make This Up: Life Lessons debuted at Number One on the New York Times Bestseller list and remained on the list for ten consecutive weeks. The book also topped records on the Audible platform, selling over 100,000 copies in the first five weeks. Earlier in the year Hart voiced a title character in “Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie.” To close 2017, Kevin appeared in the Sony reboot of the classic film “Jumanji” alongside Dwayne Johnson and Jack Black. “Jumanji” has been Kevin’s highest grossing box office release to date, the movie has made over $800 million worldwide.
Hart’s newest business venture is his digital platform the LOL NETWORK – Laugh Out Loud, the comedy brand and multi-platform network founded by Hart in partnership global content leader Lionsgate. Hart’s next feature film is “Night School” for Universal, a film in which he co-wrote, produces and stars in – all under the Hartbeat production banner. The comedy follows a group of misfits who are forced to attend adult classes in the longshot chance they’ll pass the GED exam.
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Blackopps Entertainment Press Release – Mary J. Blige announces Raleigh concert

MARY J. BLIGE ANNOUNCES STRENGTH OF A WOMAN

NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

 

TICKETS FOR RALEIGH DATE ON-SALE FRIDAY, MAY 19TH

CITICARD PRE-SALE BEGINS WEDNESDAY, MAY 17TH

PANDORA, FACEBOOK AND LIVE NATION PRE-SALE AVAILABLE MAY 18TH

13TH STUDIO ALBUM STRENGTH OF A WOMAN TOPS BILLBOARD R&B ALBUM CHART UPON RELEASE


 

(May 15th, 2017) – Nine-time GRAMMY® Award-winner, Golden Globe® Award nominee and multiplatinum R&B legend Mary J. Blige has announced plans to embark on her highly anticipated North American STRENGTH OF A WOMAN TOUR, which kicks off Sunday, July 30th at the Chicago Theater. The multi-city trek will feature stops in major cities throughout the US including New York’s MSG Theater and LA’s Greek Theater (full routing below).

The tour announcement comes on the heels of Blige’s 13th studio album release, STRENGTH OF A WOMAN, which debuted at #1 on Billboard’s R&B Album Chart and has received critical praise since its April 28th release on Capitol Records. The New York Times called the album “empowering” in a recent review while the Guardian hailed that “Blige’s vocals alone are a reminder of why she remains so important to the genre”. Featuring production by DJ Camper, Bam, Hit-Boy, and KAYTRANADA, the new release also features collaborations with Quavo (of Migos), DJ Khaled, Missy Elliot and Kanye West who lends vocal support on the album’s latest single “Love Yourself”.

MARY J. BLIGE will play Red Hat Amphitheater on August 10. Tickets for the STRENGTH OF A WOMAN TOUR go on-sale to the general public beginning Friday, May 19th at 10am. Fan Club, VIP and Pandora Premium pre-sale will go on-sale on May 17th at 10am. A Citicard pre-sale will begin Wednesday, May 17th at 12pm and a special Pandora, Facebook and Live Nation pre-sale will be available May 18th at 10am. For all ticket purchase information, please visit http://www.maryjblige.com/.

For more information or to purchase tickets go to livenation.com.

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