On November2, 2012, the KFC Yum Center presents pop icon Justin Bieber along with Carly Rae Jepsen in concert. This tour dubbed the ‘Believe Tour’ has been sold out for weeks in advance!
Hailing from Ontario, Canada, Justin Bieber has been at the top of the music world since debuting in 2009. The multi-talented pop star is not only a singer, but also a songwriter, musician, producer, actor, investor and entrepreneur! He has sold over 15 million records to date and was named the third most powerful celebrity in the world by Forbes Magazine in 2012.
Justin Bieber was discovered via YouTube videos in 2008 by talent scout Scooter Braun. Initially he signed with Usher’s label, but ultimately landed a deal with L.A. Reid at Island Records. His debut EP titled “My World” in 2009 went platinum. Bieber became the first artist in music history to have every song from an EP rank in the Billboard Hot 100!
His debut album “My World 2.0” released in March 2012. Justin Bieber’s second album “Under the Mistletoe” (2011) was primarily a Christmas release. It debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart. His most recent effort “Believe” (2012) also debuted in the #1 slot!
Justin Bieber has collaborated with other stars such as Ludacris, Sean Kingston, Usher, Chris Brown and Kanye West. He has won an astounding 74 out of a possible 129 different awards for which he was nominated. On a personal note, Bieber is a professed Christian, a supporter of abstinence, a non-supporter of abortions and has stated he has no intentions of becoming an American citizen anytime soon.
Fans can expect to hear songs like “Baby”, “Eenie Menie”, “Somebody to Love”, “U Smile”, “Never Let You Go”, “That Should be Me”, “Kiss and Tell”, “Mistletoe”, “Boyfriend”, “As Long as You Love Me”, “Beauty and a Beat”, “All Around the World”, “Die in Your Arms”, “Believe”, “Hey Girl”, “One Time”, “Never Say Never” and “Fairytale”.
Opening act Carly Rae Jepsen hails from British Columbia, Canada. She began her musical career in 2007. Her debut album “Tug of War” (2008) was followed by both “Kiss” & “Curiosity” in 2012. Fans can hope to hear songs like “Sunshine on My Shoulders”, “Tug of War”, “Bucket”, “Sour Candy”, “Call Me Maybe”, “Good Time”, “This Kiss” and “Curiosity”.
This concert takes place at the KFC Yum Center in downtown Louisville. The arena seats nearly 20,000 fans for live concert events. Tickets for this show ranged from $39.50 to $85 each. The show starts at 7:00 pm with the doors opening at 6:00 pm. Please remember…this is a SOLD OUT show!