R. Kelly concert will take place on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at Lyric Opera House in Baltimore, MD. R. Kelly, is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. Often referred to as the King of R&B, Kelly is recognized as one of the most successful R&B artists of all-time. A native of Chicago, Illinois, Kelly began performing during the late 1980s and debuted in 1992 with the group Public Announcement. In 1993, Kelly went solo with the album 12 Play. He is known for a collection of major hit singles including "Bump n' Grind", "Your Body's Callin'", "I Believe I Can Fly", "Gotham City", "Ignition (Remix)", "If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time", "The World's Greatest", "I'm a Flirt", and the hip-hopera "Trapped in the Closet". In 1998, Kelly won three Grammy Awards for "I Believe I Can Fly". The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has recognized R. Kelly as one of the best-selling music artists in the United States with 38.5 million albums sold as well as only the fifth black artist to crack the top 50 of the same list. In March 2011, R. Kelly was named the most successful R&B artist of the last 25 years by Billboard. R. Kelly has released 10 studio albums, sold 38.5 million albums in the U.S., 15 million singles, and over 54 million albums worldwide making him the most successful R&B male artist of 1990s. View available tickets for R. Kelly Baltimore concert 2012 below.
Alison Krauss concert will take place on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall in Baltimore, MD. Alison Krauss is an American bluegrass-country singer, songwriter and fiddler. She entered the music industry at an early age, winning local contests by the age of ten and recording for the first time at fourteen. She signed with Rounder Records in 1985 and released her first solo album in 1987. She was invited to join the band with which she still performs, Alison Krauss and Union Station (AKUS), and later released her first album with them as a group in 1989. She has released fourteen albums, appeared on numerous soundtracks, and helped renew interest in bluegrass music in the United States. Her soundtrack performances have led to further popularity, including the O Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrack, an album also credited with raising American interest in bluegrass, and the Cold Mountain soundtrack, which led to her performance at the 2004 Academy Awards. As of 2012, she has won 27 Grammy Awards from 41 nominations, making her the most awarded living recipient, and three back of the most honoured artist, classical conductor Sir Georg Solti. View available tickets for Alison Krauss Baltimore concert 2012 below.
Barry Manilow concert will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2013 at 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, MD. Barry Manilow is an American singer-songwriter and producer. He is best known for such recordings as "Could It Be Magic", "Mandy", "Can't Smile Without You", and "Copacabana (At the Copa)". In 1978, five of his albums were on the best-selling charts simultaneously, a feat equalled only by Frank Sinatra, Michael Jackson, Bruce Springsteen and Johnny Mathis. He has recorded a string of Billboard hit singles and multi-platinum albums that have resulted in his being named Radio & Records number one Adult Contemporary artist and winning three straight American Music Awards for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist. Between 1974 and 1983 Manilow had three number 1 singles and 25 that reached the top 40. Several well-known entertainers have praised Manilow, including Sinatra, who was quoted in the 1970s saying, "He's next." In 1988, Bob Dylan stopped Manilow at a party, hugged him and said, "Don't stop what you're doing, man. We're all inspired by you." View available tickets for Barry Manilow Baltimore concert 2013 below.
Joan Rivers show will take place on Friday, March 23, 2012 at Hippodrome Performing Arts Center in Baltimore, MD. Joan Rivers is an American comedian, television personality and actress. She is known for her brash manner; her loud, raspy voice with a heavy New York accent; and her numerous cosmetic surgeries. Rivers's comic style relies heavily on poking fun at herself and other celebrities. Joan has been a comic for 40 years, and even she can't believe the amount of filth that she witnessed at her Roast. View available tickets for Joan Rivers Baltimore show 2012 below.
Since 1983 this Baltimore live music haven has featured up and coming local talent as well as nationally acclaimed artists like the Dave Matthews Band, B52s and 311. This rich history and location near downtown makes The 8x10 one of the best Baltimore music venues for any genre. Come early and enjoy drink specials at this Federal Hill bar before the show. The 8X10 is typically a standing room only venue, however, there will be 50 bar stools located on two floors (around the bars and the balcony) available for most shows on a first come basis. Because of capacity, some sell out shows might have seats removed.