This summer NBC will once again be hosting their “Today” show concert series event. The television station has just revealed who their headlining performers will be this year for their live summer concert series. According to the announcement include Mariah Carey, Pharrell Williams, Maroon 5 and Jason Mraz. These acts will all be taking the stage as part of the summer concert series. Mariah Carey will be kicking off the concert series in Rockefeller Plaza on May 16th. Pharrell Williams, who was also just named as one of the judges on “The Voice” will be taking the stage Thursday, June 5th.
These aren’t the only performers slated for the concert series event either. Other performers include Neon Trees, OneRepublic and Jennifer Hudson. Train, Maroon 5 and Phillip Phillips all performed last year as part of the summer series event. All of these performances will be taking place on Fridays. Tickets to see these concerts live are on sale now and available to the public for those who want to see their favorite artists perform as part of the NBC summer series.
This week, another major announcement came from hit singer Sara Bareilles. The performer just announced plans for an upcoming summer tour called the “Little Black Dress” tour. The tour will keep the singer on the road for 24 different stops. The headliner will be visiting several major markets across the United States, beginning on July 10th with a performance in Chicago. From there she will stay on the road until Bareilles wraps up her performance in Berkley, California on August 14th. During these shows fans can expect to hear Bareilles perform some of her biggest songs to date live, as well as some of her newest songs from her latest album. During the tour Bareilles will be joined on stage by a rotating selection of opening acts. Notable stops along the way include shows in Nashville, New York, Boston and Los Angeles. Tickets for this new tour go on sale to the public Friday May 9th. Tickets are expected to sell out fast, so fans are encouraged to act fast when getting seats to see the award-winning singer and musician take the stage live. Will you be getting tickets to see Sara Bareilles live?