Pollstar ConcertWirehttp://www.pollstar.com/pollstarRSS.aspx?feed=concertwireLatest ConcertWire news on Pollstar.com2015 Pollstar. All rights reserved. http://www.pollstar.com/licenceAgreement.aspx#rssen-USprogrammers@pollstar.comSun, 25 Sep 2016 14:01:00 GMThttp://www.pollstarpro.com/logo.gifPollstar ConcertWirehttp://www.pollstar.comRihanna, Kendrick, Metallica Play At Global Citizen Festhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827093<p>Rihanna ran through her pop and R&B hits, Eddie Vedder partnered with Chris Martin and Kendrick Lamar was enthusiastic and energetic during his hour-long set at the Global Citizen Festival in New York.</p> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 14:01:00 GMTGetting Deep, And Growing Up, With Florida Georgia Linehttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827092<p>Recording new music had Florida Georgia Line, country music’s carefree party boys, looking to the past. <em>Dig Your Roots</em>, the band’s third album, is a departure from its anthemic and lighthearted tunes, which include the megahit “Cruise” to “This Is How We Roll.”</p> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:01:00 GMTWarren Hayneshttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=844081Global Citizen Festival concert in New York. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:59:00 GMTNe-Yo, Mary Mary Added To Essence Festival Durban’s Lineuphttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827090<p>The inaugural Essence Festival Durban in South Africa has added Grammy Award-winning singer Ne-Yo and gospel duo Mary Mary to its lineup. Organizers Friday announced those additions as well as Wizkid, Riky Rick, AKA and Ladysmith Black Mambazo.</p> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 17:01:00 GMTSuperdome Reopening Remembered As Historic, Inspirationalhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827091<p>As the Saints host the Atlanta Falcons, New Orleans will mark the 10-year anniversary of the reopening of the hulking, 73,000-seat stadium on Sept. 25, 2006, following its unprecedented 10-month restoration from extensive damage caused by Hurricane Katrina.</p> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:01:00 GMTDrakehttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=844080iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:59:00 GMTLady Gaga Posts Track List Online For ‘Joanne’http://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827089<p>Lady Gaga is introducing <em>Joanne </em>to the world. The pop star posted the track list Friday for her forthcoming album online. In addition to the title track and the recently released single “Perfect Illusion,” the 11-song <em>Joanne</em> features tunes with such titles as “John Wayne” and “Sinner’s Prayer.”</p> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:01:00 GMTMonty Python’s Terry Jones Diagnosed With Dementiahttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827088<p>Terry Jones, one of the founding members of comedy troupe In a statement released by Britain’s film academy, a representative says the 74-year-old has primary progressive aphasia, which erodes the ability to use language. As a result, Jones can no longer give interviews.</p> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:01:00 GMTFrankie Vallihttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=843259Luther Burbank Center For The Arts, Santa Rosa, Calif. Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:59:00 GMTPuff Daddy Donates $1 Million To Howard Universityhttp://www.pollstar.com/news_article.aspx?ID=827087<p>Puff Daddy is donating $1 million to Howard University, where he once was a student. The rapper and music mogul, whose real name is Sean Combs, made the announcement alongside Howard President Wayne Frederick at his Bad Boy Records reunion tour show Thursday night in Washington, D.C.</p> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 13:01:00 GMT