Neil Diamond Announces 50th Anniversary World Tour

By Jon Wiederhorn

Music legend Neil Diamond will celebrate his 50th anniversary as a performer with a world tour that launches April 7 in Fresno, California. So far, he has announced North American dates which run through August 12 in Los Angeles and he will reveal European dates soon.

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Diamond is scheduled to make stops in major cities, including New York City, Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland, Dallas, Seattle, Toronto and Vancouver.

American Express Card Members can purchase tickets for The 50 Year Anniversary World Tour before the general public, beginning December 5 at 10 a.m. through December 8 at 10:00 pm. Tickets go on sale to the general public December 9 at http://www.livenation.com.

Over a half-century, Diamond has sold over 125 million albums worldwide and has charted 37 Top 40 singles and 16 Top 10 albums both in the U.S. and abroad. A Grammy Award-winning artist, Diamond is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award. He has also won a Golden Globe Award and 2009’s NARAS’ MusiCares Person of the Year award. In 2011, Diamond received the Kennedy Center Honor for his lifetime of contributions to American culture.

Neil Diamond — The 50 Year Anniversary World Tour
4/7 — Fresno, CA @ SaveMart Center
4/9 — Salt Lake City, UT @ Vivint Smart Home Arena
4/12 — St. Louis, MO @ Scottrade Center
4/14 — Omaha, NE @ CenturyLink Center
4/16 — Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Center
4/19 — Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
4/21 — Louisville, KY @ KFC Yum! Center
4/23 — Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena
4/26 — Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ BB&T Center
4/28 — Charlotte, NC @ Spectrum Center
4/30 — Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena
5/2 — New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center
5/21 — Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena
5/24 — St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center
5/26 — Indianapolis, IN @ Banker’s Life Fieldhouse
5/28 — Chicago, IL @ United Center
5/30 — Cleveland, OH @ Quicken Loans Arena
6/2, — Detroit, MI @ The Palace of Auburn Hills
6/4 — Rochester, NY @ Blue Cross Arena
6/7 — Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
6/9 — Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena
6/11 — Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
6/15 — New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
6/17 — New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
6/20 — Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
6/22 — Bethel, NY @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
7/14 — Wichita, KS @ INTRUST Bank Arena
7/16 — Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
7/18 — Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
7/21 — Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
7/24 — Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
7/26 — Seattle, WA @ Key Arena
7/28 — Portland, OR @ Moda Center
7/30 — San Jose, CA @ SAP Center
8/2 — Sacramento, CA @ Golden 1 Center
8/4 — Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Arena
8/8 — San Diego, CA @ Valley View Casino Center
8/10 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum
8/12 — Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum

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