Usher announces VEGAS summer residency

Usher is getting his own vegas residency.

Usher joins other big names that have experienced residencies previously, such as Paula Abdul.

Bars were shut statewide in March and remained shuttered for 48 days prior to being allowed to reopen June 30. Gov. Steve Sisolak ordered bars in and around Las Vegas and Reno closed on July 27 following coronavirus cases jumped in those areas. Most Las Vegas casinos, nevertheless, have reopened since closure orders were lifted June 4.

The show is promoted by Live Nation and Caesars Entertainment and will consist of songs from Usher’s 20-year profession in audio.

General ticket prices begin at $59.

Still, overall visitor volume in the region’s hotels was down 61 percent, the tourism authority regional Convention and Visitors Authority stated in August, and the airport tallied fewer than 500,000 passengers earlier this year after regularly managing 4 million people a month before the emergence of COVID-19. It tallied fewer than 153,000 passengers in April and 392,000 in May.

Las Vegas was affected this year from the coronavirus pandemic. The pandemic compelled the destination for concerts, casinos, and more to effectively shut down for tourists and travelers.

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Sept. 10, 2020, in 10 a.m. PT. Presale tickets will be available starting Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. PT into Sept. 9 at 10 p.m. PT.

The singer, 41, will headline”an outstanding immersive experience” in The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, according to a press release Friday.

ZZ Top’s Las Vegas residency at The Venetian initially set for March 20-28, is now being rescheduled for a later date.

The Jonas Brothers and Kelly Clarkson also canceled their respective Las Vegas residencies, both originally set for April.

On May 1, 2019, the”Forever Your Girl” singer and former”American Idol” judge declared she would begin a stint at Flamingo Las Vegas on Aug. 13, 2019.Lady Gaga began her Vegas residency on Dec. 28, 2018, at the Park MGM hotel’s Park Theater.

Other celebrities that have announced residencies include Drake, Cardi B, Janet Jackson, Christina Aguilera, and more.