Somebody Get the Fire Extinguisher – Alicia Keys is Coming to Town
Alicia Keys will be touring the UK this month, hitting up major arenas throughout the area from May 19 – May 31. The singer/pianist has also announced her tour support: the Grammy-nominated Miguel. The first show takes place at the Echo Arena in London, followed by stops in Newcastle, Manchester, Birmingham and Nottingham. The last two dates of the show are going down at the famed O2 Arena in London. “The tour is definitely going to be on fire!” said Miguel, “I love Alicia because whether it’s five or 500,000 people she’s performing for, she exudes this hypnotic honesty and transparent artistry.”
Alicia Keys World on Fire UK Tour Dates 2013
|05/19/13||Newcastle||UK||Metro Radio Arena|
|05/28/12||Nottingham||UK||Capital FM Arena|
As Alicia Keys plans to perform during the Presidential Inaugural Festivities this weekend and before she kicks off her tour this coming March, she will be on a national stage again as she joins the ranks of Diana Ross, Whitney Houston, Natalie Cole, Vanessa Williams, Jewel, Cher, Faith Hill, Mariah Carey, Beyonce, Jordin Sparks, Jennifer Hudson, Carrie Underwood, Christina Aguilera and Kelly Clarkson as solo female vocalists to sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl.
Super Bowl XLVII is set to take place on February 3 at the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans. You can find the best deals for tickets right here at SeatGeek as well as ideas for your party – get planning now!
Alicia Keys will be setting the Nation’s Capital on fire in just a couple of weeks. Joining Katy Perry, Beyonce, Kelly Clarkson, James Taylor, Brad Paisley, Usher, Smokey Robinson, Marc Anthony, Stevie Wonder, John Legend, fun., Far East Movement, Mindless Behavior, Nick Cannon and the cast of Glee, Keys will perform during the inaugural festivities for President Barack Obama, set to take place during the time frame of January 19 through January 21.
On another note, here is an updated look at ticket prices for Alicia Keys over the past couple of years.
Alicia Keys Ticket Prices
|City||State||Venue Name||Date||Avg. Price|
|Detroit||MI||Fox Theatre Detroit||3/5/2010||$61.72|
|Detroit||MI||Fox Theatre Detroit||3/6/2010||$60.75|
|Toronto||ON||Air Canada Centre||3/10/2010||$181.80|
|Mashantucket||CT||Foxwoods Resort Casino||3/13/2010||$124.38|
|Mashantucket||CT||MGM Grand at Foxwoods||3/14/2010||$229.00|
|New York||NY||Madison Square Garden||3/17/2010||$122.73|
|Atlantic City||NJ||Trump Taj Mahal||3/20/2010||$205.92|
|Baltimore||MD||1st Mariner Arena||3/24/2010||$84.61|
|Miami||FL||American Airlines Arena||3/27/2010||$118.98|
|Tampa||FL||Tampa Bay Times Forum||3/28/2010||$120.13|
|Grand Prairie||TX||Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie||4/2/2010||$130.63|
|Los Angeles||CA||Staples Center||4/6/2010||$144.59|
|San Jose||CA||HP Pavilion||4/7/2010||$165.02|
|Las Vegas||NV||Mandalay Bay Resort Event Center||4/9/2010||$129.98|
|London||Lnd||O2 Arena – London||5/26/2010||$220.00|
|Toronto||ON||Sony Centre for the Performing Arts||5/3/2011||$314.33|
|New York||NY||Beacon Theatre||6/30/2011||$224.24|
|Las Vegas||NV||MGM Grand Garden Arena||9/23/2011||$573.58|
|Los Angeles||CA||Staples Center||9/6/2012||$138.31|
|New York||NY||Avery Fisher Hall||10/15/2012||$400.45|
|New York||NY||Madison Square Garden||12/12/2012||$1026.14|
The electric (or, given her latest album, is “hot” the more appropriate term?) Ms. Keys has added even more dates to her 2013 tour. The self-christened Girl on Fire will travel throughout the US and Canada – with a little help from R&B crooner Miguel – for a month this March-April. See below for her full North American itinerary as it stands now, and don’t forget to keep scrolling for our list of discount ticket links!
Alicia Keys North American Tour Dates
|3/12/2013||Los Angeles||CA||Staples Center|
|3/13/2013||San Diego||CA||Valley View Casino Center|
|3/15/2013||Las Vegas||NV||Mandalay Bay Center|
|3/17/2013||Dallas||TX||Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie|
|3/21/2013||New Orleans||LA||New Orleans Arena|
|3/23/2013||Miami||FL||American Airlines Arena|
|3/24/2013||Tampa||FL||Tampa Bay Time Forum|
|4/2/2013||Toronto||ON||Air Canada Centre|
|4/6/2013||Mashantucket||MA||MGM Grand at Foxwoods|
|4/11/2013||New York||NY||Madison Square Garden|
|4/13/2013||Atlantic City||NJ||Revel Casino – Ovation Hall|
|4/17/2013||Detroit||MI||Joe Louis Arena|
Alicia Keys’ 2013 tour of the United Kingdom has now expanded to include the entire European continent. In an announcement last week, the songstress revealed a full scale tour throughout May and June that will have her play shows in over 20 European arenas. Cities on the trek include Frankfurt, Amsterdam, Prague, Vienna, Munich and Paris to name just a few. Pre-sales are currently underway for the shows, so check back here with SeatGeek for the best deals on all Alicia Keys tickets.
Alicia Keys 2013 Tour Dates & Tickets
Grammy Award-winning artist Alicia Keys has announced a tour of the United Kingdom for May of 2013. The Girl On Fire Tour takes place throughout the last two weeks of the month and will stop in six cities throughout the UK. The shows kick off on May 18, at Liverpool’s Echo Arena, and will head to Newcastle, Manchester, Birmingham, and Nottingham. Things wrap up on the 30th with a show at The O2 in London.
Since her debut album, Songs in A Minor, earned the soul singer five Grammy Awards back in 2002, Keys has cemented herself as one of the most iconic figures in popular music today. She has sold more then 30 million albums worldwide, and has over 100 award wins. Her fifth studio album, Girl On Fire, will be released in the UK on November 26 by RCA Records. “I’m in love with this album! It is full of new beginnings, new perspectives and fresh starts,” said Keys. “I’m so excited to be touring again and it’s great to be back in the UK!” Tickets for the show go on sale November 23.