P!nk Reveals The Hives, City And Colour To Join The Truth About Love North American Tour

11/12/2012
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LOS ANGELES , Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- P!nk, Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter, pop culture icon and COVERGIRL announces, The Hives, the world's wisest musical council and international rock sensation, and City and Colour, the moniker of folk-rock indie artist Dallas Green , will join her highly anticipated 2013 North American Tour.

Tonight, P!nk will perform a special intimate benefit show for Saint John's Health Center and the John Wayne Cancer Institute's "Power of Pink" fundraising event in Los Angeles , at the Sony Pictures Studios, hosted by Kate Beckinsale . Proceeds from the event will go directly to the Margie Petersen Breast Center at Saint John's where dedicated specialists offer a compassionate and comprehensive approach to breast care. P!nk will also perform her new smash single "Try" on the American Music Awards airing on ABC Sunday November 18 and will also star in a new episode of "Behind the Music" on Tuesday November 13 prior to "Storytellers" on VH1 .

P!nk will take her extraordinary live show to 26 cities beginning on February 13, 2013 at the US Airways Center in Phoenix , Arizona. Live Nation is the national tour promoter. Tickets for The Truth About Love Tour presented by COVERGIRL are available now at LiveNation.com. Join the discussion at #TheTruthAboutLoveTour.

Since her debut in 2000, P!nk ( Alecia Moore ) has released 7 albums (Can't Take Me Home, M!ssundaztood, Try This, I'm Not Dead, Funhouse, Greatest Hits…So Far!!!, The Truth About Love), sold over 40 million albums, 65 million singles (nearly 20 million digital tracks), over 1 million DVDs worldwide and has had 12 singles in the Top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. In addition, 15 of P!nk's singles have reached #1 in at least 1 or more countries. She is the recipient of 3 Grammy Awards, 2 Billboard Music Awards, 5 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 MTV Europe Awards, 2 People's Choice Awards, and many more. P!nk's last studio album Funhouse debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and #1 in the UK , Australia , Netherlands , New Zealand and Switzerland. The album produced the smash single "So What", which marked P!nk's 2nd #1 single on the Billboard Hot 100 (after "Lady Marmalade").Greatest Hits…So Far!!! debuted in the Top 10 in over 13 countries and spawned the hit singles, "F**ckin Perfect" which reach # 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and "Raise Your Glass" which marked P!nk's 3rd #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. The Truth About Love album was released on September 18 and was her first CD to reach number one on the Billboard Top 200 chart and sold 280,000 units in its first week in the USA. The first single "Blow Me ( One Last Kiss )" has sky-rocketed to the top of music charts all over the world and marks P!nk's 12th Top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100.

P!nk has teamed up with producer Greg Kurstin ( Lily Allen , Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foster The People & The Shins) for the very first time on this release, along with long time collaborators Max Martin and Shellback, Billy Mann and Butch Walker . She has also worked with songwriter/producer Dan Wilson (Adele's "Someone Like You"). The album is P!nk's unique take on the different shades of love – the dark, the light, the happy and the sad.

THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE TOURPRESENTED BY COVERGIRL:

SHOW DATE

CITY/STATE

VENUE

OPENING

February 13, 2013

Phoenix, AZ

U.S. Airways Center

The Hives

February 15, 2013

Las Vegas, NV

Mandalay Bay Events Center

The Hives

February 16, 2013

Los Angeles, CA

STAPLES Center

The Hives

February 18, 2013

San Jose, CA

HP Pavilion at San Jose

The Hives

February 21, 2013

Houston, TX

Toyota Center

The Hives

February 22, 2013

Dallas, TX

American Airlines Center

The Hives

February 24, 2013

Orlando , FL

Amway Center

The Hives

February 25, 2013

Fort Lauderdale, FL

BB&T Center

The Hives

February 27, 2013

Tampa, FL

Tampa Bay Times Forum

The Hives

March 1, 2013

Atlanta, GA

Philips Arena

The Hives

March 2, 2013

Nashville, TN

Bridgestone Arena

The Hives

March 5, 2013

Detroit, MI

The Palace of Auburn Hills

The Hives

March 6, 2013

Columbus, OH

Schottenstein Center

The Hives

March 8, 2013

Louisville, KY

KFC Yum! Center

The Hives

March 09, 2013

Chicago, IL

United Center

The Hives

March 11, 2013

Toronto, ON

Air Canada Centre

The Hives

March 12, 2013

Montreal, QC

Bell Centre

The Hives

March 14, 2013

Washington DC

Verizon Center

The Hives

March 16, 2013

Charlotte, NC

Time Warner Cable Arena

City and Colour

March 17, 2013

Philadelphia, PA

Wells Fargo Center

City and Colour

March 19, 2013

Saint Paul, MN

Xcel Energy Center

City and Colour

March 22, 2013

New York, NY

Madison Square Garden

The Hives

March 23, 2013

East Rutherford, NJ

Izod Center

The Hives

March 25, 2013

Uniondale, NY

Nassau Coliseum

The Hives

March 27, 2013

Uncasville, CT

Mohegan Sun Arena

The Hives

March 28, 2013

Boston, MA

TD Garden

The Hives

The Hives will perform in all cities except Charlotte, Philadelphia , St. Paul .
City and Colour will perform in Charlotte, Philadelphia and St Paul .

All dates subject to change.

For additional ticket and tour information, visit: TheTruthAboutLoveTour.com and LiveNation.com.

For additional information on Pink, visit: PinksPage.com.

About Live Nation Entertainment :
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SOURCE Live Nation

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