BROOKLYN IS THE MODERN DAY ROME AND BARCLAYS CENTER IS OUR COLOSSEUM
Monday, February 23, 2015
ED SHEERAN & KEVIN HART ARE BOTH HEADED TO BARCLAYS CENTER
Six-time Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran and superstar comedian and actor Kevin Hart are making their way to Barclays Center, both for the first time.
Ed Sheeran’s 2015 North American tour announcement comes on the heels of his triumphant night at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards. Sheeran was nominated for three awards including, “Pop Vocal Album,” “Best Song Written For Visual Media” and the highly prestigious “Album of the Year” for his latest album x.
Already proving to be one of the biggest songs of the year, Sheeran’s latest single “Thinking Out Loud” has skyrocketed to #1 on the Hot AC radio chart and #2 at Top 40. Likewise, “Thinking Out Loud” stands tall at #2 on Billboard Hot 100, earning Sheeran the highest charting U.S. single of his career so far.
Funny man Kevin Hart is one of comedy’s biggest stars with a celebratedcareer that has seen the talented entertainer become one of the industry’s most leading and influential voices. Hart can currently be seen in Screen Gem’s The Wedding Ringer and in March 2015 will star opposite Will Farrell in Warner Brother’s Pictures’ Get Hard. Hart has also generously been a force in television, where he is currently Executive Producing the hit show, Real Husbands of Hollywood, which premiered its third season in September on BET.
In 2012, Hart’s comedy tour, Let Me Explain, took him to 90 American cities before hitting countries throughout Europe and Africa. A testament to his talent and popularity, Hart became only the second American in history to sell out London’s O2 Arena.
Ed Sheeran premieres at Barclays Center first on May 31st, with tickets going on sale February 27th at 10am. Hart will follow-up in Brooklyn on July 6th with tickets going on sale today at 12 noon.