Rihanna announces more shows and announces CEE LO GREEN will join her LOUD summer Tour!
RIHANNA Special guest: CEE LO GREEN FRIDAY, JUNE 10th at 8pm / BELL CENTRE
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Grammy winner Rihanna proved once again that she is an extraordinary live performer after delivering two of the most captivating performances at Sunday night’s Grammy Awards telecast with fellow nominees Drake and Eminem. Rihanna today announced that the incomparable Atlanta singer, songwriter, rapper and fellow show stealing performer Cee Lo Green will join her on the highly anticipated LOUD summer tour.
Nine additional dates have been announced for the North American leg of the LOUD tour thus far. Additional dates include Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Dallas, Houston, Albuquerque and Boston with more to be announced soon.
“I’m a huge fan of Cee Lo since his days with Goodie Mob and with Gnarls Barkley. He’s a musical genius, continually reinventing himself and I’m thrilled to have him join me on tour,“ said Rihanna.
“... honestly it's an honor and a blessing to be able to go out with a talent such as hers and I look forward to doing my part to make the tour unforgettable for the fans that come out and see us,” adds Cee Lo.
Rihanna and Cee Lo both won Grammy Awards on Sunday Night with “Only Girl In The World,” being named best Dance Record for Rihanna and Cee Lo won Best Urban/Alternative Performance for “Forget You.”
Cee Lo set the blogosphere on fire again with the Grammy Awards’ performance of his smash nominated single “Forget You” with Cee Lo decked out in colorful feathers and bedazzled featuring special guest Gwyneth Paltrow and an assortment of unforgettable muppets as his backing band and dancers. “Forget You” is the first single from Cee Lo’s third album CEE LO GREEN THE LADY KILLER which was released this past November. The song became a viral video phenomenon in the social media space prior to being nominated for a Grammy Award this year. Cee Lo began his career as part of the renowned and influential Atlanta hip hop group Goodie Mob prior to breaking out on his own as Cee Lo Green. Cee Lo released his acclaimed debut solo album CEE LO GREEN AND HIS PERFECT IMPERFECTIONS in 2002 to incredible critical applause and followed up in 2004 with CEE LO GREEN IS THE SOUL MACHINE. Cee Lo is also part of the superstar duo Gnarls Barkley with heralded alternative music producer Danger Mouse, whose debut album featured the genre crossing global hit single, “Crazy.”
Rihanna’s third single “S&M” follows the #1 hits, “Only Girl” and “What’s My Name” both reaching the top of the singles charts. The new video for “S&M,” directed by Melina Matsoukas, premiered on February 2nd showing fans Rihanna will continue to push the envelope of creativity.
Rihanna also had a great performance at the Brit Awards last night and won Best International Female Artist.
She will also be performing at the NBA All-Star Game this Sunday.
LOUD North American Tour Dates: June 4 Baltimore, MD - 1st Mariner Arena June 7 Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre June 10 Montreal, QC - Bell Centre June 18 Winnipeg, MB - MTS Centre June 19 Saskatoon, SK - Credit Union Centre June 21 Calgary, AB - Scotiabank Saddledome June 22 Edmonton, AB - Rexall Place June 24 Vancouver, BC - Rogers Arena June 28 Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center June 30 Oakland, CA - Oracle Arena July 4 Albuquerque, NM - Hard Rock Casino Albuquerque Presents the Pavilion July 8 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center July 9 Houston, TX Toyota Center July 19 Uniondale, NY - Nassau Coliseum July 21 East Rutherford, NJ - Izod Center July 23 Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Center July 24 Boston, MA - TD Garden