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Concerts in NYC, on Long Island: Must-see shows

Concert dollars are precious, so it's important to plan well and plan ahead. From Lionel Richie to P!nk, here are the must-see concerts hitting Long Island and NYC soon.

Jack & Jack

Childhood friends Jack Johnson and Jack Gilinsky, who
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Childhood friends Jack Johnson and Jack Gilinsky, who went from creating silly Vine videos to becoming pop stars, are bringing their "Good Friends Are Nice Tour" to Irving Plaza in New York City on April 25 and 26.

Jay-Z

Jay-Z will kick off the official reopening of
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Jay-Z will kick off the official reopening of Manhattan's Webster Hall with a special performance on April 26, making it his first solo show since 2017.

Bad Bunny

Latin trap rapper Bad Bunny, who graced American
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Latin trap rapper Bad Bunny, who graced American audiences with a feature on Cardi B's hit song "I Like It" and a collaboration with Drake on the song "M.I.A," is bringing his "X100Pre Tour" to Madison Square Garden on April 27.

Jake Miller

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"A Million Lives" and "Wait For You" singer Jake Miller will perform at Irving Plaza in Manhattan on April 28.

Cher

Pop star Cher, who rose to prominence in
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Pop star Cher, who rose to prominence in the 80s, and gave the world classic pop hits like "If I Could Turn Back Time," "Believe" and "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)," will be bringing her 2019 "Here We Go Again Tour" to the Barclays Center on May 2, 2019.

Whitesnake

1980s rock band Whitesnake is bringing its
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1980s rock band Whitesnake is bringing its "Flesh & Blood World Tour" to The Paramount in Huntington on May 8.

Billy Joel

The Piano Man will celebrate his 70th birthday
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The Piano Man will celebrate his 70th birthday on May 9, with yet another concert at Madison Square Garden. The show will mark his 110th career performance at the arena.

Zara Larsson

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"Never Forget You" singer Zara Larsson is bringing her "Don't Worry Bout Me Tour" to Irving Plaza in Manhattan on May 9.

Billy Currington

Country singer Billy Currington is stopping by The
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Country singer Billy Currington is stopping by The Paramount in Huntington on May 9 and 10.

The Who

The Who's surviving members, Roger Daltrey and Pete
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The Who's surviving members, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, have reunited for their "Moving On! Tour." The tour, which kicks off this spring, marks their first return to the States since completing their Las Vegas residency in 2017. Watch them at Madison Square Garden on May 13, and then at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh on Sept. 15.

Judas Priest

The heavy metal rockers of Judas Priest are
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The heavy metal rockers of Judas Priest are bringing their "Firepower Tour" to The Paramount in Huntington on May 14 and 15.

Keith Sweat

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"Nobody" singer Keith Sweat, an influential figure of the New Jack Swing genre, is performing at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury on May 18.

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Instrumental duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are bringing their
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Instrumental duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are bringing their "Mettavolution Tour" to New York City's Beacon Theatre on May 18, and then to The Paramount in Huntington on May 21.

Pink

Pink will end her
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Pink will end her "Beautiful Trauma World Tour" at Madison Square Garden on May 21 and 22, 2019. The tour kicked off in August 2018 in Oceania.

Anderson .Paak

Singer Anderson .Paak is bringing his
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Singer Anderson .Paak is bringing his "Best Teef in the Game Tour" to Madison Square Garden on May 30.

The Beach Boys

The Beach Boys are headed to the The
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The Beach Boys are headed to the The Paramount in Huntington on May 30.

Mike DelGuidice and Big Shot

Long Islander Mike DelGuidice and his Billy Joel
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Long Islander Mike DelGuidice and his Billy Joel tribute band, Big Shot, will perform at The Paramount in Huntington on May 31. DelGuidice also tours with Billy Joel as a background vocalist and guitarist.

Twenty One Pilots

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"Stressed Out" duo Twenty One Pilots, will be bringing "The Bandito Tour" back to New York on June 4, 2019, this time at Brooklyn's Barclays Center.

Howard Jones

Howard Jones will bring his
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Howard Jones will bring his "Transform" tour to The Paramount in Huntington on June 6. The tour celebrates his forthcoming album of the same name, which is set to be released on May 10.

Pentatonix

Three-time Grammy award-winning a cappella group Pentatonix brings
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Three-time Grammy award-winning a cappella group Pentatonix brings its world tour to Madison Square Garden on June 6. "Fight Song" singer Rachel Platten is a special guest on the tour.

Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne who took the 70s by storm
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Ozzy Osbourne who took the 70s by storm and is the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath, is bringing his career's farewell tour "No More Tours 2" to Madison Square Garden on June 11, 2019.

Luis Miguel

Luis Miguel, one of Latin music's biggest stars
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Luis Miguel, one of Latin music's biggest stars who is often referred to as "El Sol de México," is bringing his self-titled tour to NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum on June 12.

Ariana Grande

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"God is a woman" singer Ariana Grande is bringing her 2019 "Sweetener World Tour" to Brooklyn's Barclays Center on June 14 and 15, 2019, and then to Madison Square Garden on June 18 and 19, 2019.

Josh Groban

Josh Groban, who rose to fame with his
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Josh Groban, who rose to fame with his rendition of "You Raise Me Up" in the early 2000s, brings his "Bridges Tour" to NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum on June 15. Jennifer Nettles will be joining.

Diana Ross

Trailblazer Diana Ross, who gave us back-to-back hits
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Trailblazer Diana Ross, who gave us back-to-back hits from her time with The Supremes to her successful solo career, will perform at Radio City Hall on June 22.

New Kids On The Block

New Kids On The Block will be bringing
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New Kids On The Block will be bringing their 2019 "Mixtape Tour" to Nassau Coliseum on June 30, 2019. Special guests include LI's Debbie Gibson, Salt-N-Pepa, Tiffany and Naughty by Nature.

Ace Frehley

Founding Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley, who's since branched
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Founding Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley, who's since branched out with a successful solo career, brings his "Spaceman" tour to The Paramount in Huntington on July 2.

Hillsong United

Christian worship group Hillsong United, known for songs
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Christian worship group Hillsong United, known for songs including "Ocean," will bring "The People Tour MMXIX" to Madison Square Garden on July 2. The tour celebrates the band's forthcoming album, "People," which is set to be released April 26.

Lionel Richie

Former member of The Commodores and '80s hitmaker
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Former member of The Commodores and '80s hitmaker Lionel Richie, whose hits "Hello" and "All Night Long" both peaked at No. 1 on the charts, will perform at Radio City Hall on July 17 and 18.

Khalid

R&B singer Khalid, who recently released his new
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R&B singer Khalid, who recently released his new album, "Free Spirit," and became the first R&B artist to claim the entire Top 5 of Billboard's Hot R&B Songs chart, will bring his "Free Spirit World Tour" to Madison Square Garden on July 31 and Aug. 1.

Earth, Wind & Fire

Well before
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Well before "September," Earth, Wind & Fire will bring its signature blend of jazz, funk, rock, soul, disco and blues to Manhattan's Beacon Theatre on July 9.

John Mayer

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"New Light" and "Gravity" singer John Mayer, will be performing at Madison Square Garden on July 25 and 26.

UB40

Reggae pop band UB40, formed in England in
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Reggae pop band UB40, formed in England in the late '70s, will bring its "For The Many" tour to The Paramount in Huntington on Aug. 8.

Foghat

Rock band Foghat will perform at The Paramount
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Rock band Foghat will perform at The Paramount in Huntington on Aug. 9.

Marco Antonio Solis

Latin singer Marco Antonio Solís who hails from
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Latin singer Marco Antonio Solís who hails from Mexico, is bringing his tour "La Historia Continua 2019," to Madison Square Garden on Aug. 17.

Mark Knopfler

British singer, songwriter and guitarist, Mark Knopfler, will
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British singer, songwriter and guitarist, Mark Knopfler, will be performing at the Beacon Theatre on Aug. 20 and 21, 2019.

Shawn Mendes

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"Treat You Better" and "Stitches" singer Shawn Mendes will be bringing his "Shawn Mendes: The Tour" to the Barclays Center on Aug. 24, 2019.

Brandi Carlile

Americana/folk singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile, who just won three
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Americana/folk singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile, who just won three Grammys in 2019, will be performing at Madison Square Garden on Sept. 14.

Thomas Rhett

Country music singer Thomas Rhett is bringing his
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Country music singer Thomas Rhett is bringing his "Very Hot Summer Tour 2019" to Madison Square Garden on Sept. 20.

Carrie Underwood

Carrie Underwood will stop at Manhattan's Madison Square
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Carrie Underwood will stop at Manhattan's Madison Square Garden on Oct. 2, 2019 during her "Cry Pretty Tour 360" that starts in May 2019. The tour will celebrate her latest album "Cry Pretty."

Maluma

Reggaeton singer Maluma, who hails from Colombia, is
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Reggaeton singer Maluma, who hails from Colombia, is bringing his "11:11 World Tour" to Madison Square Garden on Oct. 4.

The Chainsmokers

The Chainsmokers, known for the popular song
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The Chainsmokers, known for the popular song "Closer," will bring its "World War Joy Tour" to Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Oct. 17.

Elton John

Elton John's final tour,
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Elton John's final tour, "Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour," will stop at the Nassau Coliseum on Nov. 16, 2019.

Celine Dion

In 2020, Celine Dion who dominated the charts
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In 2020, Celine Dion who dominated the charts in the 90s with hits like "The Power of Love" and "It's All Coming Back to Me Now," will bring her "Courage World Tour" to New York. The first stop will be at Brooklyn's Barclays Center for two nights on Feb. 28 and 29. And then on March 3, she will stop at LI's Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale.

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