LAS VEGAS, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of kicking-off the fifth year of his critically-acclaimed Las Vegas residency to sell-out crowds this weekend, AEG Live and Caesars Entertainment today announced that Rod Stewart will return this Aug. with nine just added shows. Tickets for the additional concerts go on sale to the public beginning Friday, March 25 at 10 a.m. PT.
Since its debut in 2011, "Rod Stewart: The Hits." has been seen by nearly a half million fans and has remained one of the best reviewed shows on the Vegas Strip, drawing worldwide praise from fans and critics alike:
"The rock god delivered a straight-ahead pop-rock show with full amenities and no apologies." - The Hollywood Reporter
"An unabashed hit dispenser in concert." "He's a veritable one-man stroll through pop-music history." - USA Today
"One of Las Vegas' must-see musical events on right now. An on-your-feet, sing-along experience … as Stewart lives up to the show's title (Rod Stewart – The Hits) with a stacked performance of his singles." - Billboard
"… he remains one of the foremost interpreters of songs and one of the all-time great rock singers." - Rolling Stone
"The two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee has packed an arena-sized concert into an intimate concert experience that's exclusive to Las Vegas audiences." - Las Vegas Sun
"Rod Stewart: The Hits." will return Aug. 3-21 to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Tickets for the additional concerts going on-sale Friday, March 25 at 10 a.m. PT are:
Aug.: 3, 6, 7, 10, 13, 14, 17, 20, 21
Performance dates previously announced and on sale are:
March: 23, 25, 26, 29
April: 1, 2, 5
Tickets may be purchased in person at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Box Office, by calling 866-320-9763 or online by visiting www.thecolosseum.com or www.axs.com, keyword "Rod Stewart." Orders are subject to additional service charges and fees. Ticket prices are $49/ $69/ $99/ $165/ $250 (prices include 9% Live Entertainment Tax). For groups of 10 or more, call 866-574-3851. Showtime 7:30 p.m.
With no shortage of chart-topping tracks, "Rod Stewart: The Hits." delivers show stopping classics spanning five decades that captivates fans with an ever-changing set list including: "You Wear It Well", "Maggie May", "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy", "The First Cut is the Deepest", "Tonight's The Night" and "Hot Legs", with some timeless rarities and newer hits off 'Time' and 'Another Country' often adding to the mix.
Rod Stewart is one of the best-selling artists in the history of recorded music, with over 200 million records sold worldwide. His signature voice, style and songwriting have transcended all genres of popular music, from rock & roll, new wave and even tackling the Great American Song Book; making him one of the few stars to enjoy continued success over five decades. He has garnered two inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and won countless awards including a Grammy and the ASCAP Founders Award for songwriting.
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