Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
Tickets On-Sale Now!
Tickets are $129, $179 & $229, plus any additional service fees
LAS VEGAS – May 11, 2009 – Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z with special guest Ciara roll into The Pearl Concert Theater for two performances over Independence Day weekend. The stars return to The Pearl takes place on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4, 2009 at 8:00 p.m.
Born Shawn Carter, Jay-Z has solidified himself as an entrepreneur, performer, trendsetter, spokesman and philanthropist. Throughout his career, Jay-Z has opened doors for anyone with talent and determination, all while setting the pace in the world of music and fashion. With the formation of his own record company, Roc-A-Fella Records, and the subsequent release of his 1996 album Reasonable Doubt, Jay-Z has cemented his reputation as one of the most formidable icons in entertainment.
In the past seven years Jay-Z has released eight consecutive multi-platinum albums. Since 1996, Jay-Z has earned multiple Grammy, American Music, MTV Music Video, Soul Train and Billboard Awards. He is the first hip-hop artist to release an MTV unplugged album, to appear on 60 Minutes or to have a live Showtime televised concert. Jay-Z released American Gangster in 2007 titled after the movie of the same name. This marked Jay-Z’s second album release after coming out of retirement in 2005. His latest effort The Blueprint III is coming soon, but does not have a scheduled release date at this time.
This event is presented by Andrew Hewitt and Live Nation. The Pearl Box Office is open from noon – 7:00 p.m. daily. Doors will open at 7:00 p.m. and show time is 8:00 p.m. The Pearl is home to Miller Lite Live, presented by Cricket Wireless and sponsored by Citi; for more information on upcoming concerts, please call 702-942-6888.
UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE PEARL:
May 18 – Nine Inch Nails & Jane’s Addiction; $39.50 & $59.50
May 22, 23 (late) & 24 – Dane Cook; $89, $129 & $154
May 23 – Cheech & Chong; $79, $104, $129 & $154
May 30 – The Offspring with The Alkaline Trio; $49.50
June 6 – Bob Saget; $35, $50 & $75
June 18 – 2009 NHL Awards; $504
July 3 & 4 – Jay-Z with Ciara; $129, $179 & $229
July 10 – Duran Duran; $79, $104 & $154
July 11 – New Kids on the Block; $110 & $135
July 12 – Sterling Night of Fights boxing; $29, $54 & $79
July 17 – The Fray; $55 & $85
August 8 – Diana Krall; $59, $89 & $104
August 22 – Depeche Mode; $175 & $200
September 18 – Peter Frampton; $25, $35 & $45
About The Pearl:
The Pearl is Las Vegas’ premier concert theater boasting accommodations for up to 2,500 ticket holders. Featuring a stage just four feet from the floor and the farthest seating area being a mere 120 feet from the stage, The Pearl offers the utmost in intimate viewing of your favorite acts. Private and semi-private skyboxes are located on each side of the venue offering private bars, lounges and restrooms. The Pearl is a marvel of modern technology using only top quality sound and video equipment throughout. Hard wired to The Studio at The Palms, The Pearl allows artists to create a cost-effective live album with efficiency and without additional venue set-up. For more information, please visit www.palms.com.