Tuesday, February 5, 2013
The entertainer, fresh from an exciting Super Bowl halftime performance, will play at the Gwinnett Arena in July.
Beyonce fans in Gwinnett, you're in for an encore. The popular entertainer, who "killed it" -- in the words of social media chatter -- in Sunday's Super Bowl 2013 halftime show, plans to bring her new tour to Gwinnett in July. According to the Gwinnett Arena calendar and Beyonce's website announcement, the "Mrs. Carter Show" world tour will be at the Gwinnett Arena on July 12. Doors will open at 7 p.m., according to the arena calendar. It will be the only Atlanta-area appearance. Tickets for the Gwinnett show in Duluth will go on sale Saturday, Feb. 16, according to the arena website. According to the tour website, Beyonce will play 22 shows in North America, beginning June 28 in Los Angeles. She will wrap things up at home in New York …
Monday, February 4, 2013
It was a thrilling evening, with a close game, great entertainment -- and a 34-minute power outage.
Super Bowl 2013 provided a thrilling ending Sunday (February 3) to the pro football season, with the Baltimore Ravens holding off the San Francisco 49ers 34-31 to win the NFL title in New Orleans. Not until a fourth-down pass from the 49ers' Colin Kaepernick was incomplete in the end zone in the final two minutes was the game effectively decided. The 49ers were trailing 34-29 at that point. Early in the second half, Baltimore had led 28-6, but a power outage in the Superdome halted play for about 30 minutes, and seemed to give San Francisco a chance to regroup. Here is what some key media outlets are reporting about Sunday's game and key aspects: -- How did you like the 2013 Super Bowl? What were your favorite commercials? Did you enjoy …
Sunday, February 3, 2013
It's not the first Super Bowl this mega-star has starred in.
Sunday, February 3
The latest Hollywood performer to give a halftime gig at the Super Bowl -- Beyonce. It won't be the first Super Bowl appearance for Beyonce, 31. She sang the national anthem at the 2004 game. Beyonce, whose hits include "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)," has won 16 Grammy Awards. (The attached video is of a live performance.) Past Super Bowl halftime performers include Madonna, the Rolling Stones, The Who and Paul McCartney. What was your favorite Super Bowl Halftime show?