Iggy Azalea Blazes a Trail For the Can’t-Miss
‘The Great Escape Tour’
Tickets on Sale Friday, Dec. 19 at 9 a.m.
After igniting a twitter frenzy following her arena tour announcement, the official dates for GRAMMY-nominated Iggy Azalea’s The Great Escape Tourpresented by AEG Live, have been announced. On Friday, April 25 Azalea and multi-talented recording artist and actor, Nick Jonas will perform at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. In addition, also joining as support acts are R&B/Hip-Hop favorites Tinashe and DJ Wizz Kidd.
Tickets priced at $39.50, $57.50 and $69.50, not including applicable service charges, go on sale Friday, Dec. 19 at 9 a.m. and will be sold at all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com.
American Express Card Members can purchase tickets in the U.S. before the general public beginning Monday, Dec. 15 at 9 a.m. local through Thursday, Dec. 18 at 9 p.m. local.
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After years of honing her signature style on hip-hop’s underground circuit, Iggy Azalea burst onto the charts with her critically acclaimed debut album, The New Classic, and emerged as the breakout story of 2014, with one of the year’s most-streamed albums globally. Iggy is the first international female rapper to reach number one on both the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop and Rap Album Charts, and has been nominated for four prestigious 2015 GRAMMY Awards, including Best New Artist, Best Rap Album, Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for “Fancy” featuring Charlie XCX. “Fancy” broke airplay records and made history as the longest-leading No. 1 by a female rapper, also making Iggy the first artist since The Beatles to rank at No. 1 and No. 2 simultaneously with their first two Hot 100 hits. “Fancy” stormed the charts this year sitting at No. 1 for seven consecutive weeks, is currently certified four-times platinum, was named Billboard’s 2014 Song of the Summer, iTunes Best Song of 2014, the year’s most-streamed song on Spotify, and the most-watched music video on VEVO. Iggy also was featured on Ariana Grande’s certified four-times platinum Billboard Top 40 No. 1 smash, “Problem,” which won “Best Pop Video” at the 2014 MTV VMAs. Iggy’s new single, “Black Widow,” featuring Rita Ora, has already gone double platinum and reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Top 40 Airplay Chart.
In addition to her recent GRAMMY nominations, Iggy has been nominated for six American Music Awards and won both this year’s favorite Rap/Hip-Hop artist and favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album, nine MTV Video Music Awards, was Billboard’s Women in Music 2014 Chart Topper, and countless other awards and accolades. She has performed on the biggest stages on TV, including Saturday Night Live, The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Ellen and more.