Pop star BETTY WHO has a new album out this Friday (titled: “Betty”) and has also just announced a nationwide tour set for Spring/Summer that includes a Seattle stop (at The Moore) on May 10th and Portland’s Wonder Ballroom on the 12th.
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As she nears the release of her highly-anticipated new album Betty this Friday, pop singer/songwriter BETTY WHO announces her 2019 headline tour – Betty Who: the tour, presented by lululemon. The tour will bring the new album to life on the stage in Betty’s trademark high energy, dazzling shows.Kicking off May 7 in Santa Cruz, Betty will hit 20+ cities including San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York before concluding with a two-night run at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles on June 15 & 16. Tickets for the tour will be available to the general public on Friday, February 15 at 10am local time. VIP packages will also be available for all dates. Check www.bettywhomusic.com for tour dates and all details.Betty says of the tour: “All I could think when I was making this record was how excited I am to play it live. I can’t wait to get out and make this tour bigger and better than it has ever been before and see all of your faces out on the road.”Betty has partnered with PLUS1 so that $1 from every ticket sold will go to support The Trevor Project, and their work providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services for LGBTQ youth. TheTrevorProject.org. The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning) young people.This week, Betty also wraps her support act run on Panic! at the Disco’s Pray For The Wicked Tour, which took her across 20+ North American dates. Her last show will be Thursday, February 14 in Anaheim, CA.Immediately following the release of her album – which is available for pre-order now HERE – Betty will join Kesha on her Kesha Cruise: Kesha’s Weird & Wonderful Rainbow Ride from February 17-21 in the Bahamas.Betty marks a milestone in the singer’s career as it will be the first independent album of her career, with Entertainment Weekly hailing the album as “the best she’s been since” the 2012 release of her infectious song “Somebody Loves You.” The album’s first single “Between You & Me” was released last November and its current single “I Remember” in January and have earned critical acclaim from numerous press outlets such as Rolling Stone, NYLON, Idolator, DuJour and L’Officiel USA. Betty officially unveiled the album’s tracklisting last week.BETTY WHO 2019 TOUR DATESMay 7, 2019 Santa Cruz, CA The CatalystMay 8, 2019 San Francisco, CA The FillmoreMay 10, 2019 Seattle, WA NeptuneMay 12, 2019 Portland, OR Wonder BallroomMay 15, 2019 Minneapolis, MN First AvenueMay 16, 2019 Chicago, IL The Vic TheatreMay 18, 2019 St. Louis, MO Delmar HallMay 20, 2019 Columbus, OH Newport Music HallMay 22, 2019 New York, NY Terminal 5May 23, 2019 Philadelphia, PA Union TransferMay 25, 2019 Asbury Park, NJ Stone PonyMay 28, 2019 Washington, DC 9:30 ClubMay 31, 2019 Atlanta, GA Variety PlayhouseJune 1, 2019 Nashville, TN Cannery BallroomJune 3, 2019 New Orleans, LA RepublicJune 4, 2019 Birmingham, AL SaturnJune 6, 2019 Houston, TX White Oak Music HallJune 7, 2019 Austin, TX The MohawkJune 8, 2019 Dallas, TX Canton HallJune 11, 2019 Denver, CO Summit Music HallJune 12, 2019 Salt Lake City, UT The ComplexJune 15, 2019 Los Angeles, CA The Fonda TheatreJune 16, 2019 Los Angeles, CA The Fonda TheatreBETTY TRACK LISTING1. Old Me2. Do With It3. Just Thought You Should Know4. I Remember5. Marry Me6. Language7. Taste8. All This Woman9. Between You & Me10. Ignore Me11. Whisper12. The One13. Stop Thinking About YouPRE-ORDER BETTY HEREABOUT BETTY WHOCasting a striking presence as a performer, emanating confidence as a writer, and inspiring as an independent force, Australia-born and Los Angeles-based pop star Betty Who has quietly elevated herself to a worldwide phenomenon on her own terms. Acclaimed by Entertainment Weekly, Vogue, Rolling Stone, Buzzfeed, Elle Magazine, and more, Betty’s sophomore album, The Valley, yielded a string of international hits, including “I Love You Always Forever” certified double-platinum in Australia and “Human Touch.” Total Spotify streams exceed 150 million as she regularly averages over 3.3 million monthly listeners on the platform. Beyond countless sold out headline tours, she’s delivered knockout television appearances on The Today Show, Late Night With Seth Meyers, The View, and many more aside. Betty’s commitment to charity, health, and wellness matches her passion for music. She has given performances to benefit UNICEF, ACLU, Planned Parenthood, The Trevor Project, Human Rights Campaign, and many more. Betty will release her third studio album Betty on February 15 and embark on her headline Betty Who: the tour in May. Betty will mark the first independently released record of the singer’s career. For more information, please visit http://www.bettywhomusic.com/.
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