Usher`s "OMG Tour" to Feature Special Guest Trey Songz Plus Miguel
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http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20100913007438/en Explosive 25-Date Trek Launches November 10th in Seattle, WA NEW YORK--(Business Wire)-- Multi-platinum recording artist Usher`s 25-date OMGTour is heating up with the addition of special guest Trey Songz, BET`s 2010 "Best Male R&B Artist" winner, as well as rising star hitmaker Miguel. Presented by AEG Live`s Concerts West and Atlanta Worldwide Touring, this highly anticipated tour kicks off November 10th at Seattle`s Key Arena, and will give fans an unforgettable night of hit-filled, R&B-infused pop. Tickets for select tour dates will be available for purchase beginning September 17th. For updated tour information and news, visit Usherworld.com and www.myspace.com/Usher. The OMG Tour comes hot on the heels of Usher`s current pop chart smash, "DJ Got Us Fallin` In Love," from his recent release Versus, an extension of his platinum sixth studio album, Raymond V. Raymond. The record debuted at No.1 on the Pop and R&B albums charts, and spawned five hit singles including "Hey Daddy (Daddy`s Home)," "Lil Freak" featuring Nicki Minaj, "There Goes My Baby" and "OMG" featuring will.i.am. Usher recently performed at the MTV 2010 Video Music Awards on September 12th. Songbook Entertainment/Atlantic recording artist Trey Songz has made the transition from rapidly rising young artist to bonafide R&B superstar. 2009`s RIAA gold-certified smash, Ready, was a true breakthrough that gave Trey his first-ever Billboard 200 Top Ten debut and received a Grammy Award nomination for "Best Contemporary R&B Album." The hugely anticipated September 14th release of Songz` Passion, Pain & Pleasure-with the bouncy first single "Bottoms Up (Feat. Nicki Minaj)" and "the soulful "Can't Be Friends"-finds the Virginia-based R&B superstar energized and evolving as he continues to refine his mastery of sultry, soulful songcraft. For up-to-the-minute news and information, please visit www.TreySongz.com, www.myspace.com/TreySongz, www.facebook.com/TreySongz, and http://www.twitter.com/TREYSONGZ. Bystorm/Jive recording artist Miguel is a captivating singer, songwriter, producer, and performer who fuses funk, hip-hop and electro to create a unique sound that defies classification. Miguel first garnered attention for his collaborations with Blu on the 2007 underground classic Below the Heavens. His initial solo effort "Sure Thing" boasts over seven million Myspace plays and his first official major label debut single, "All I Want Is You" featuring J.Cole, is showing early signs of success with strong radio airplay on both the R&R Rhythm and Billboard Urban Mainstream charts. Miguel has been featured on Asher Roth`s debut album Asleep in the Bread Aisle; co-wrote "If U Leave," the #1 single from Musiq and Mary J. Blige and recently worked with Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, and The Avila Brothers on Usher`s Raymond V Raymond album. His upcoming debut album, also entitled All I Want Is You, is due out later this year. For more information, visit www.officialmiguel.com. Dates for the "OMG Tour" are as follows: Nov-10 Seattle, WA Key Arena Nov-12 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena Nov-13 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Nov-14 Anaheim, CA Honda Center Nov-17 San Diego, CA Sports Arena Nov-18 Los Angeles, CA STAPLES Center Nov-19 Phoenix, AZ Jobing.com Arena Nov-23 Houston, TX Toyota Center Nov-24 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center Nov-26 St. Louis, MO Scottrade Center Nov-27 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center Nov-29 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre Nov-30 Montreal, QC Bell Centre Dec-2 Detroit, MI TBD Dec-3 Chicago, IL Allstate Arena Dec-5 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena Dec-7 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum Dec-8 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena Dec-10 Newark, NJ Prudential Center Dec-11 Norfolk, VA Scope Arena Dec-13 New York, NY Madison Square Garden Dec-14 Boston, MA TD Garden Dec-16 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center Dec-17 Washington, DC Verizon Center Dec-18 Hartford, CT XL Center For Usher: Wendy Washington Jive Label Group Wendy.email@example.com 212-833-6886 or Amanda Silverman 42 West firstname.lastname@example.org 212-774-3683 or For Trey Songz: Sydney Margetson Atlantic Records email@example.com 212-707-2262 or Kelly McWilliam Atlantic Records firstname.lastname@example.org 818-238-6835 or For Miguel: Tice Merriweather Jive Label Group Ticeman.Merriweather@sonymusic.com 212-833-6479 or For AEG Live: Eve Samuels Scoop Marketing email@example.com 213-639-6166 Copyright Business Wire 2010