A reminder that Zucchero’s world tour hits North America on September 9th in Atlantic City, NJ and goes across the US and Canada through October 2nd. For those in the Chicago and Detroit areas, visit our Facebook page and leave a comment in the last Zucchero post for a chance to win tickets to the shows in those cities.
Sep 9 – Atlantic City, NJ Sep 10 – New York City Sep 11 – Foxwoods Casino, CT Sep 13 – Washington, DC (sold out) Sep 14 – Washington, DC Sep 16 – Boston Sep 17 – Montreal Sep 18 – Niagara Falls, ON Sep 20 – Detroit Sep 21 – Chicago Sep 24 – Seattle Sep 25 – Vancouver Sep 27 – Portland Sep 29 – San Francisco Sep 30 – Los Angeles Oct 1 – San Diego Oct 2 – Tucson
Bocelli was discovered by Zucchero during an audition for the featured part in “Miserere,” recorded by Luciano Pavarotti.
The legendary singer-songwriter has sold 60 million albums worldwide and begins his latest world tour this spring to support his latest album D.O.C. He is entering his 50th year in the music business and during that time, he has collaborated with music greats such as Miles Davis, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Bono, Sting, Luciano Pavarotti, Queen, and Andrea Bocelli, who he discovered performing in a piano bar. Here’s an interesting, fun interview with Zucchero from NPR, done during his last tour in the States:
As a special offer, discount codes are available for the Los Angeles and San Diego shows:
Coming to the US and Canada this October for Hit Week Italy‘s annual North American festival is Max Gazzè and Negrita. This will be Gazzè’s concert debut in the Americas while Negrita was part of HitWeek festivities in 2010 and 2012.
Oct 8 – Toronto
Oct 12 – NYC: Highline Ballroom
Oct 14 – Miami: North Beach Bandshell
Oct 16 – LA: Whisky a Go Go