“REBA, BROOKS & DUNN: TOGETHER IN VEGAS” DEBUTS WITH A SOLD-OUT AUDIENCE AT THE COLOSSEUM AT CAESARS PALACE
Superstar Entertainers Triumphantly Launch New Las Vegas Residency with Revamped Collaborations & Timeless Hits
LAS VEGAS, NV (June 18, 2015) – Last night, country music powerhouses Reba, Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn reunited onstage to premiere their new, one-of-a-kind residency, REBA, BROOKS & DUNN: Together in Vegas at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace to multiple standing ovations and a sold-out crowd. The superstar entertainers brought a unique pairing of their biggest hits and exciting collaborations.
Presented jointly by Caesars Entertainment and AEG Live, the show is a culmination of the friendship and musical admiration Reba, Brooks & Dunn have shared since first touring together in 1993. The two-hour production features more than 30 action-packed hits backed by a band of 10 players from both of their touring bands. The set includes solo and joint performances of their signature tracks including “Fancy,” “My Maria” and “Cowgirls Don’t Cry,” as well as many surprises.
Tickets for upcoming performances of REBA, BROOKS & DUNN: Together in Vegas may be purchased in person at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Box Office, by calling 866-320-9763 or online at thecolosseum.com or axs.com. Orders are subject to additional service charges and fees. Ticket prices are $205/ $155/ $105/ $85/ $59.50 (prices include 10% Live Entertainment Tax). For groups of 10 or more, call 866-574-3851. All shows are scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
As a multi-media entertainment mogul, Reba has become a household name with a successful career that spans across music, television, film, theater and retail in additional to becoming the flagship artist on Nash Icon Records, an innovative new joint venture label between Big Machine Label Group and Cumulus. Her first release on the label, LOVE SOMEBODY scored a two-week run atop the Billboard Top Country Albums chart while the lead single “Going Out Like That” scored the biggest sales debut of Reba’s career. Holding the record for the most Top Country Albums #1s among women and being only the second artist to have a chart-topping album in each of the last four decades, this marks Reba’s twelfth summit. She has achieved a rare pinnacle with 35 #1 singles and over 56 million albums sold worldwide, all garnering her a spot in the upper echelon of #1 albums in the Country genre. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Hollywood Bowl inductee has won 15 American Music Awards, 13 ACM Awards, nine People’s Choice Awards, seven CMA Awards and two Grammy Awards, in addition to an ACM Career Achievement Honor and 50th Anniversary Milestone Award for Most Awarded ACM Female Vocalist Of The Year as well as the first-ever American Country Countdown NASH Icon Award and the National Artistic Achievement Award from the U.S. Congress. The Oklahoma native is also an acclaimed actress with 11 movie credits to her name, made her Broadway debut in Annie Get Your Gun and starred in the six-season eponymous sitcom Reba. Partnering with retailer Dillard’s, Reba’s lifestyle brand is celebrating 10 years and features clothing, shoes, home goods, luggage and more. For tour dates and more, visit Reba.com.
Superstar duo Brooks & Dunn released their first album in 1991, a blockbuster that delivered four #1 singles – the first of 23 chart-toppers in a career that’s seen Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn become the best-selling duo in country music history. Hits like “Boot Scootin’ Boogie,” “My Maria,” “Only in America,” and “Believe” have propelled Brooks & Dunn to more than 30 million albums sold, as the duo has amassed more than 80 industry awards, including two GRAMMY awards, 20 Country Music Association trophies, and 27 Academy of Country Music honors, making them the most-awarded act in ACM history. Named Entertainer of the Year four times collectively by the ACM and CMA, Brooks & Dunn consistently remained among country’s most popular touring acts, a testament both to their showmanship and to their status as one of the true bedrock artists of country music. For more information, visit www.brooksanddunn.com.
AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival and special event divisions, seventeen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively books thirty-five state-of-the-art venues. The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Bon Jovi, Carrie Underwood, Cher, Ed Sheeran, Enrique Iglesias, George Strait, Hunter Hayes, J Cole, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Kenny Chesney, Leonard Cohen, Paul McCartney, Pitbull, The Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, The WHO, Trey Songz and Juanes. The company is also currently producing residency shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas including Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Rod Stewart, and Reba, Brooks & Dunn and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. www.aeglive.com
World-renowned Las Vegas hotel and casino, Caesars Palace features 3,960 hotel guest rooms and suites, including the 181-room Nobu Hotel Caesars Palace and Forbes Star Award-winning The Laurel Collection by Caesars Palace. The 85-acre resort offers 25 diverse dining options including the award-winning Bacchanal Buffet, as well as celebrity chef-branded restaurants by Gordon Ramsay, Bobby Flay, Nobu Matsuhisa, Guy Savoy, and Searsucker Las Vegas, the restaurant from “Top Chef” finalist Brian Malarkey. The resort also features nearly 130,000 square-feet of casino space, a five-acre Garden of the Gods pool oasis, the luxurious Qua Baths & Spa and the new 75,000 square-foot OMNIA Nightclub. The 4,300-seat Colosseum, Billboard Magazine’s Venue of the Decade, spotlights world-class entertainers including Celine Dion, Elton John, Rod Stewart, Reba, Brooks & Dunn, Mariah Carey and Jerry Seinfeld. The Forum Shops at Caesars showcases more than 160 boutiques and restaurants. For more information, please visit www.caesarspalace.com. Find Caesars Palace on Facebook and follow on Twitter.
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For Caesars Entertainment – Las Vegas Region:
For AEG Live, Las Vegas:
Erin D. D. Burr
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