His first road trek since the On the Run tour with wife Beyonce, the 4:44 tour celebrates an exemplary new album that is one of Jay-Z’s personal best.
Sunday night’s show upped the ante with a highly stylized creative intersection of fashion, visual art, film, music and dance.
As Missy Elliott says in “Burnitup”… “Miss Jackson, oh she wear the crown.” And no one can take it from her.
Perry’s blond pixie cut seems apt for someone who clearly likes to fly above the stage in various contraptions like a modern Peter Pan.
“You all know what I have been dealing with, and I can’t thank you enough for supporting me,” Kesha told her fans at the Aragon Wednesday night.
It’s been nearly two years since One Direction last toured to Styles’ current solo trek. In that time the singer has done a 180-degree about-face.
Besides intertwining dance into Gluck’s opera, the production also gives the story a modern frame.
Gaga: “Someone told me today I have the great honor of being the first woman ever to headline Wrigley Field. I’m so proud to stand here tonight.”
Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day: “In all my life I never thought we’d get to play Wrigley Field. I’m so happy right now.”
Though Joel wryly apologized for not “having anything new to play,” no one would have wanted it anyway.
Kendrick Lamar, with this latest masterpiece “DAMN.,” continues to represent himself as an artist for the people.
The unflinching artist also borrowed liberally from his legacy with Pink Floyd to present his most provocative social message ever.
A bevy of hits filled the set, and the band was ferocious from the jump with “Hammer to Fall.”