Justin Timberlake Announces 2nd U.S. Leg of His 2007 FutureSex/LoveShow World Tour Kicking Off in His Hometown of Memphis, Tennessee
Mar 26, 2007
Jive recording artist Justin Timberlake has added additional dates to his critically lauded 2007 FutureSex/LoveShow. The tour powered by Verizon Wireless and sponsored in part by Dell will return to North America with an additional 15 dates. The 2nd leg of the North American tour will kick off August 6th in Justin's home state of Tennessee.
The 2nd leg of the North American tour is being promoted by AEG Live and includes a special appearance by super producer Timbaland.
Those lucky to attend the show have been completely won over and the critics agree.
The Los Angeles Times " ... The most supremely confident entertainer of his generation ... "
Entertainment Weekly "B+" Rolling Stone "****1/2"
The Hollywood Reporter " ... Timberlake not only brought sexy back, he brought it back with the promise of a bright future."
Billboard " ... 'FutureSex/LoveSounds' solidified his mega status. ... Timberlake's a star."
The Washington Post " ... last night at Verizon Center, it's anything but quiet. We scream and we scream and we scream. ... It's the sound of the crowd venerating a star at his zenith."
The NY Daily News " ... At the Garden, the focus fell on the singer to use his fluid vocals, forceful persona and fine dancing to carry the day. He brought off all three ... "
Up-close and personal Justin Timberlake accompanied by a 14 piece band and back up dancers performs in the round and creates the ultimate 360 degree multi-media viewing experience. Further information and all the latest tour details can be found at http://www.justintimberlakefanclub.com/.
On-sale dates will be announced locally in each market and show dates are as follows:
Date City Venue August-6 Memphis, TN FedExForum August-7 Atlanta, GA Gwinnett Center August-10 Boston, MA TD Banknorth Garden August-13 East Rutherford, NJ Continental Airlines Arena August-15 New York, NY Madison Square Garden August-18 Montreal Bell Centre August-20 Toronto Air Canada Centre August-25 Winnipeg MTS Centre September-1 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay September-5 Vancouver GM Place September-7 Portland, OR Rose Garden September-8 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome September-10 Sacramento, CA ARCO Arena September-12 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion September-16 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center * All dates are subject to change.
FutureSex/LoveSounds, co-written and co-produced by Justin Timberlake, debuted at #1 on the Billboard charts and broke all digital album sales records. To date it has sold close to six million copies worldwide. Currently his FutureSex/LoveShow tour will end its initial North American leg on March 29th at the Continental Arena in New Jersey. The European leg of the tour begins on April 24 at Belfast, Ireland. U.S. fans can also catch Justin on TV when he takes on hosting duties for the upcoming Kids Choice Awards on March 31st.
About AEG LIVE
AEG LIVE, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance, touring for a variety of programming and multi-media production. AEG LIVE, the nation's second largest concert promotion and touring company is comprised of special event, broadcast and exhibition divisions, eight regional offices and numerous state of the art venues nationwide. The company's national promotion arm is currently producing tours and productions including Celine Dion A New Day ... Presented By Chrysler now appearing at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and "Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs," an international tour of the artifacts of King Tut. Recent and upcoming promoted concert tours have included artists such as Justin Timberlake, Bon Jovi, Prince, Christina Aguilera, Usher, Kenny Chesney, Rod Stewart, Paul McCartney, Dixie Chicks, American Idols Live and So You Think You Can Dance. Goldenvoice, the company's southern California-based regional promotion division created and operates the award winning annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. The company operates Nokia Theatre at Grand Prairie (Texas) and the Nokia Theatre Times Square, a 2,100-seat concert venue in Times Square.
First Call Analyst:
SOURCE: Jive Records
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