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Top Concerts To Look Forward To In Las Vegas In 2013

December 20, 2012 5:00 AM

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Las Vegas is the entertainment capital of the world. At any given time, you will find top production shows and headliners from around the world. The upcoming year is bringing some of the hottest concerts to Las Vegas including The Who, Lady Gaga and Rihanna. Strip resorts also have exclusive residencies next year with Shania Twain and the power couple, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw. Book your seats now before they are sold out!
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Lady Gaga
MGM Grand Hotel and Casino
3799 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 891-7777
www.mgmgrand.com

Dates: January 25 and 26, 2013
Price: Starting at $60.75
Click here for tickets.

Five-time Grammy Award winner Lady Gaga brings the “Born This Way Ball” to the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 25 and 26. Tickets are available via Ticketmaster and range from $60 to $213. For the ultimate fan, Lady Gaga has three different VIP packages that include early entry, merchandise and extra service during the concert. The MGM Grand Garden Arena is one of the largest concert venues in Las Vegas and a great location for such a star.

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(credit: Martin Philbey/Getty Images)

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino
3355 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 414-1000
www.venetian.com

Dates: Multiple dates beginning January 18, 2013
Price: Starting at $183
Click here for tickets.

Country superstars Tim McGraw and wife Faith Hill have joined forces for their “Soul 2 Soul” concert at The Venetian. The couple will perform their greatest hits in an intimate theater with multiple performances beginning on January 18, 2013. A limited number of VIP packages are available and include preferred seating in the first two rows, pre-fixe dinner at a resort restaurant, two drinks at the show, merchandise credit and more.

The Who
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
4455 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89169
(702) 693-5000
www.hardrockhotel.com

Date: February 8, 2013
Price: Starting at $95.50
Click here for tickets.

Legendary rockers The Who will be coming to the Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on February 8, 2013. The band will play hits from its 1973 album “Quadrophenia” along with other classics. The recently remodeled Joint offers an intimate experience with a state-of-the-art sound system and limited capacity of 4,000 seats.

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P!nk
Mandalay Bay Events Center
3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 632-7777
www.mandalaybay.com

Date: February 15, 2013
Price: Starting at $59.50
Click here for tickets.

P!nk and her “The Truth About Love” tour will be at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on February 15, 2013. P!nk has sold over 40 million albums with hits like “Raise Your Glass” and “Please Don’t Leave Me.” Tickets range from $59.50 to $139.50 with VIP packages available through ticketmaster.com. The Mandalay Bay Events Center is large venue, hosting up to 12,000 seats. You and the many fans at the show will be in for quite a treat.

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(credit: Britta Pederson/AFP/Getty Images)

Rihanna
Mandalay Bay Events Center
3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 632-7777
www.mandalaybay.com

Date: April 12, 2013
Price: Starting at $50
Click here for tickets.

Rihanna celebrates the launch of her seventh album with the “Diamonds World Tour” coming to Mandalay Bay on April 12, 2013. Known for hits like “Disturbia” and “Don’t Stop The Music,” the Caribbean-born singer has shot to stardom. Tickets range from $50 to $175 with VIP packages available. Ultimate and gold packages include event parking, entrance to a pre-concert party, VIP Host and VIP gift package. Buy tickets and VIP packages at ticketmaster.com.

Shania Twain (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

(credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Shania Twain
The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
3570 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(866) 227-5938
www.caesarspalace.com

Dates: Two-year residency beginning March 19, 2013
Price: Starting at $55
Click here for tickets.

Shania Twain, the world’s best‐selling female country artist of all time, is coming to Las Vegas for a two-year residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Shania will combine her greatest hits with a 4D visual experience in “Shania: Still The One.” Tickets range from $55 to $250 and can be purchased online or by phone, with the first show beginning March 19, 2013. The Colosseum has hosted artists such as Cher, Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Elton John. It only makes sense that Shania is performing here as well.

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Christa Emmer is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in broadcast journalism. She has experience as a news writer, editor and producer in television news. Christa has been a Las Vegas resident for more than 20 years. Follow her on twitter @ChristaEmmer. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.

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