18 big concerts coming to Metro Detroit to finish 2019

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There's a slew of big concerts lined up for Metro Detroit to finish 2019.

Here are some of the big names dropping by:

Jimmy Buffet - July 16 - DTE Energy Music Theatre

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform at DTE Energy Music Theatre for one night only, TUESDAY July 16 at 8 pm, as part of Jimmy Buffett’s “Son Of A Son Of A Sailor” Tour 2019. Local Parrotheads won't want to miss their chance to soak in the full Margaritaville experience.

Jeff Lynne's ELO - July 20 - Little Caears Arena

After returning this summer with their first extensive North American tour since 1981, Jeff Lynne’s ELO is set to bring their outstanding live show to even more audiences with a 20-date summer 2019 tour. The trek, produced by Live Nation, will return to Little Caesars Arena on Saturday, July 20 at 8 p.m. Acclaimed British multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter Dhani Harrison will open the show.

Train, Goo Goo Dolls - July 23 - DTE Energy Music Theatre

After an iconic 20+ years of music, Columbia Records Grammy-winning multi313-platinum selling band Train officially releases their highly anticipated Greatest Hits album and simultaneously announces a legendary summer tour with co-headliners and Grammy-nominated rockers, the Goo Goo Dolls. 

Queen + Adam Lambert - July 27 - Little Caesars Arena

Longtime fans and recent converts will be thrilled to discover then, that Queen – original band members Brian May and Roger Taylor, teaming up once more with longtime front man Adam Lambert on lead vocals – will return to North America next year.

Maxwell and Corinne Bailey Rae - July 27 - Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre

John Mayer - August 2 - Little Caesars Arena

Grammy Award-winning artist John Mayer has added North American concerts to his “2019 World Tour”, to include Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena in The District Detroit on Friday, August 2 at 7:30 p.m.  

Anthony Hamilton - Aug. 10 - Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre

Gladys Knight and Will Downing - Aug. 11 - Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre

Santana with The Doobie Brothers - Aug. 11 - DTE Energy Music Theatre

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitarist Carlos Santana has announced he will hit the road with his band across North America this summer for the “Supernatural Now” tour, produced by Live Nation, with a stop at DTE Energy Music Theatre on Sunday, August 11 at 7 p.m. 

Backstreet Boys - Aug. 12 - Little Caesars Arena

The Backstreet Boys are thrilled to announce their biggest arena tour in 18 years along with the release of their new album DNA, coming out January 25 on RCA Records. 

Hootie & The Blowfish - Aug. 16 - DTE Energy Music Theatre

Iconic pop-rock band Hootie & the Blowfish appeared on NBC’s TODAY this morning to announce a highly anticipated return to full-time touring in 2019, as the foursome sets out on the “2019 Group Therapy Tour” including a stop at DTE Energy Music Theatre.

Kid Rock - Sept. 6-14 - DTE Energy Music Theatre

Kid Rock announces his return to DTE Energy Music Theatre with back-to-back weekend performances of “Hot September Nights” on September 6-7 and 13-14.

Jonas Brother - Sept. 7 - Little Caesars Arena

After building overwhelming anticipation, Grammy® nominated multiplatinum powerhouse trio–Jonas Brothers—announce the details for their 40-city “Happiness Begins Tour" this summer and fall with special guests Bebe Rexha and Jordan McGraw. Produced by Live Nation, the “Happiness Begins Tour Presented by American Airlines and Mastercard” kicks off August 7 in Miami, FL and will make a stop at Little Caesars Arena in The District Detroit on Saturday, September 7 at 7:30 p.m.

Phil Collins - Oct. 1 - Little Caesars Arena

Due to overwhelming demand, Live Nation and S2BN Entertainment announced a limited run of Phil Collins Still Not Dead Yet, Live! dates have been confirmed for fall 2019. The 15-city limited engagement will visit Little Caesars Arena on Tuesday, October 1 at 8 p.m.

The Chainsmokers - Oct. 3 - Little Caesars Arena

Grammy Award-winning artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers have announced their massive “World War Joy” North American headline arena tour for fall. Multi-platinum band 5 Seconds of Summer, who is featured on The Chainsmokers’ latest single “Who Do You Love,” will be joining all dates along with rising pop star Lennon Stella, who is opening the show. The 41-city tour, produced by Live Nation, will visit Little Caesars Arena in The District Detroit on Thursday, October 3 at 7 p.m.

The Black Keys with Modest Mouse - Oct. 5 - Little Caesars Arena

The Black Keys confirmed their extensive, thirty-one-date arena tour of North America. The “Let’s Rock” Tour will hit cities including Little Caesars Arena in The District Detroit on Saturday, October 5 at 7 p.m. Special guests Modest Mouse and Jessy Wilson will provide support.

Carrie Underwood - Oct. 31 - Little Caesars Arena

Seven-time Grammy winner and Pollstar’s three-time top female country touring artist, Carrie Underwood, will launch a new arena tour, “The Cry Pretty Tour 360”, in Spring 2019.

Celine Dion - Nov. 5 - Little Caesars Arena

One of the most immediately recognized and widely respected superstars in pop music history, Celine Dion, announced that she will be embarking on her “Courage World Tour,” set to kick off in the fall of 2019. Produced by Concerts West/AEG Presents, the tour will make stops in over 50 cities including Little Caesars Arena in The District Detroit on Tuesday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m.

Straight No Chaser - Dec. 6 - Fox Theatre

Atlantic Records recording group Straight No Chaser has announced plans for another epic U.S. concert tour, “The Open Bar Tour” that will include a performance at the Fox Theatre in The District Detroit on Friday, December 6 at 8 p.m.

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