Anita Baker’s “The Songstress” is Coming to Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023, at 8 p.m.
Tickets On Sale Friday, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m.
Eight-time Grammy Award-winning superstar Anita Baker is kicking off “The Songstress” tour at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023, at 8 p.m.
Tickets go on sale Thursday, Nov. 17 at 10 a.m. and start at $75. Fans can access the venue presale on Wednesday, Nov. 16 at 10 a.m. through Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Tickets are available at www.myhrl.com. Doors open one hour before show time. Additional fees may apply. All seats are reserved.
The tour celebrates Baker’s 40 years as a music icon in the industry since the release of her debut album, “The Songstress,” released in 1983. These dates mark the first time she has been on a full tour since 1995. It is also the first time The Songstress will be performing her classic hits live since winning back the rights to her masters.
Baker, born in Toledo, Ohio, and raised in Detroit, Michigan, is one of the most popular singers of soulful ballads during the height of the quiet storm period in the 1980s. Starting her career in the late 1970s with the funk band Chapter 8, Baker released her first solo album, “The Songstress,” in 1983. In 1986, she rose to stardom following the release of her Platinum-selling second album, “Rapture,” which included the Grammy-winning single “Sweet Love.” Baker has won eight Grammy Awards and has four Platinum albums, along with two Gold albums. Baker is a contralto, with a vocal range that extends her register to at least three octaves.
About Hard Rock Live
Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is South Florida’s premier entertainment venue. An investment of more than $125 million, the 7,000-person capacity indoor venue features clamshell-style seating, offering guests an intimate experience. Hard Rock Live ranked No. 3 worldwide in 2021 ticket sales for theatre venues by Pollstar Magazine. Designed by Scéno Plus, the 225,000-square-foot facility is equipped with state-of-the-art, in-house sound and lighting, large HD viewing screens and mobile-stage technology. With its advanced capabilities, Hard Rock Live can support some of the entertainment industry’s biggest performers, as well as nationally and internationally televised awards shows, sporting events and more. A-list entertainers to perform at Hard Rock Live include The Rolling Stones, Metallica, Guns N’ Roses, Maroon 5, Billy Joel, and Dave Chappelle, among others.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is the flagship-integrated resort of Hard Rock International, owned by the Seminole Tribe of Florida. The renowned entertainment, gaming and hospitality destination unveiled a $1.5 billion expansion in 2019, highlighting the debut of the world’s first and only Guitar Hotel. Between three hotel towers, the resort boasts 1,271 luxury guestrooms. Amenities include a 42,000 square-foot Rock Spa® & Salon; an 18-acre recreational water experience; private “Bora Bora” style cabanas; more than 20 food and beverage outlets; an expansive gaming floor with 2,800 slots, more than 200 table games and a 45-table poker room; 120,000 square feet of premier meeting and convention space; and a 26,000 square-foot retail promenade. Hard Rock Live, ranked No. 3 worldwide in 2021 ticket sales for theatre venues by Pollstar Magazine, highlights A-list entertainers and performers, sporting events and live broadcast productions in an intimate 7,000-person capacity setting. Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood is located on 87 acres of the Hollywood Seminole Reservation along State Road 7 (U.S. Highway 441). For more information, visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com call (800) 937-0010 or follow us: Facebook: SeminoleHardRockHollywood, Twitter: @HardRockHolly, Instagram: @HardRockHolly.