BETTE MIDLER “IT’S THE GIRLS!” TO PERFORM AT BARCLAYS CENTER ON JUNE 29Feb 3, 2015
BROOKLYN (February 3, 2015) -- Multiple Grammy Award®-winning singer and legendary performer Bette Midler will perform at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Monday, June 29.
The Divine Miss M announced her first national tour in over a decade in November to fantastic response and fans will have one last chance to catch the show as the Brooklyn concert will mark the final date on “It’s The Girls!” North American tour. Tickets will go on sale on Monday, February 9 at 10 a.m. at www.ticketmaster.com or www.barclayscenter.com or by calling 800-475-3000.
American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets for the newly announced Barclays Center performance before the general public beginning Wednesday, February 4 at 10 a.m. through Sunday, February 8 at 5 p.m.
The tour will feature material from Midler’s iconic career and material from her new album, “It’s The Girls!” - a glorious tribute to girl groups through the ages. “It’s The Girls!” features the swinging sounds of WWII-era Andrews Sisters, to 60’s super-groups like the Supremes and the Shirelles, to 90’s hit makers TLC. The album is out now on Warner Bros. Records.
“It's The Girls!” reunites Bette Midler with long-time collaborator and Award-winning composer Marc Shaiman who produced the album, along with Scott M. Riesett. The album effortlessly showcases Midler's distinctive and versatile vocal range while honoring timeless classic melodic harmonies.
One of the world's best-loved and most versatile entertainers, Bette Midler has garnered accolades in all quarters of show business. She's earned four Grammy Awards including Song of the Year (1989: Wind Beneath My Wings; 1990: From A Distance) and Record of the Year (1989: Wind Beneath My Wings); two Academy Award nominations, three Emmy Awards, one Tony Award, three Golden Globe Awards, and nine American Comedy Awards. Bette Midler has sold over 30 million albums worldwide.