LAS VEGAS – May 15, 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, including a performance at the Pearl Concert Theater inside
Palms Casino Resort on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $70 plus tax and applicable fees and go on sale Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10 a.m.
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
Tickets for Mary J. Blige
are $70, $110, $130 and $160 plus tax and applicable fees and go on sale Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10 a.m.
Doors open at 7 p.m. and guests under 21 must be accompanied by an adult. Fan Club, VIP and Pandora Premium pre-sale will go on-sale on Wednesday, May 17 at 10 a.m. local time. A Citicard pre-sale will
begin Wednesday, May 17 at noon and a special Pandora, Facebook and Live Nation pre-sale will be available Thursday, May 18 at 10 a.m. local time.
Tickets can be purchased at
the Pearl Concert Theater box office, any Station Casinos Rewards Center or online at Ticketmaster.com. For more information, please visit
For exclusive ticket pre-sale information connect with Palms Casino Resort and the Pearl on Twitter
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About Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige is an iconic singer, songwriter, actress and philanthropist. She has sold over 50 million albums and 25 million singles worldwide, garnered nine GRAMMY® Awards (plus a staggering 32 nominations),
a Gold Globe nomination and five American Music Awards. She holds the distinction of being the only artist to have won GRAMMYs® in the R&B, hip-hop, pop, and gospel categories. She is amongst a handful of entertainers to release eight or more multiplatinum
albums, with Billboard naming her “the most successful female R&B artist of the past 25 years”.
About Live Nation Las Vegas
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation & House of Blues Concerts, LN Media and Artist Nation Management.
Live Nation Las Vegas produces residency shows from Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Lionel Richie, Backstreet Boys and Pitbull at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino; Bruno Mars and Ricky Martin at the Park Theater at Monte Carlo; and Il Divo at The
Venetian Las Vegas. Live Nation Las Vegas also brings other world-famous artists to many of the city’s other premier concert venues including T-Mobile Arena, Mandalay Bay Events Center, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas Village, Pearl Concert Theater at the
Palms, House of Blues, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, and more. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com.
Find Live Nation Las Vegas on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on Twitter.
About Pearl Concert Theater
The Pearl is Las Vegas’ premier concert theater boasting accommodations for up to 2,500 ticket holders. Featuring a stage just four feet from the floor and the farthest seating area being a mere 120 feet from
the stage, The Pearl offers the utmost in intimate viewing of your favorite acts. Private and semi-private skyboxes are located on each side of the venue offering private bars, lounges and restrooms. The Pearl is a marvel of modern technology using only top
quality sound and video equipment throughout. Hard wired to
Studio at the Palms, The Pearl allows artists to create a cost-effective live album with efficiency and without additional venue set-up. For more information, please visit
About Station Casinos entertainment
Station Casinos’ concert and entertainment lounge venues include: The Railhead at Boulder Station, a 650-seat venue; Grand Events Center, a 2,000-seat venue, and The Backyard, a poolside venue accommodating
up to 4,000 guests, at Green Valley Ranch; Club Tequila at Fiesta Rancho, a 380-seat venue; Rocks Lounge, a 350-seat venue, The Sandbar, a poolside venue accommodating 4,000 guests at Red Rock Resort; Chrome Showroom at Santa Fe Station, a 550-seat venue;
Club Madrid, a 500-seat venue, and Sunset Amphitheater, an outdoor venue accommodating up to 5,000 guests, at Sunset Station; Dallas Events Center, a 1,800-seat venue and South Padre, a 300-seat venue, at Texas Station and Pearl Concert Theater, a premier
concert theater accommodations for up to 2,500 ticket holders, and The Lounge at Palms Casino Resort. For up-to-the-minute news, connect with Station Casinos on
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