(NEWARK, NJ) -- Bonnie Raitt will come to the New Jersey Performing
Arts Center in Newark, NJ, on Friday, November 22. Tickets run from
$39.50 to $99.50 plus service charges and are available online at
NJPAC.org , by phone at 1-888-GO-NJPAC, or in person at the NJPAC Box
Office located at One Center Street in downtown Newark.
than just a best-selling artist, respected guitarist, expressive singer,
and accomplished songwriter, Bonnie Raitt has become an institution in
American music. Named one of Rolling Stones "100 Greatest Singers of All
Time," she broke through with her Grammy Award winning albums, Nick of
Time and Luck of the Draw, which featured hits such as, "Something To
Talk About," "I Can't Make You Love Me" and Thing Called Love.
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer recently released her nineteenth album,
Slipstream. The album marked her return to studio recording after seven
years and the launch of her label, Redwing Records. A huge success,
Slipstream sold over a quarter-million copies in 2012, making it one of
the top selling independent albums, and earned Raitt her 10th GRAMMY
Award (Best Americana Album). From the New York Times to People
Magazine, 'Slipstream' was also lauded in numerous top critics' lists
for album of the year. Raitt performed at the 2012 Kennedy Center Honors
and received the Lifetime Achievement Award for Performance from the
Americana Music Association. After a brief hiatus, Raitt is
recharged with a batch of great new songs to play in her live set along
with the tried and true favorites that have treated her very loyal
following to countless memorable shows through the years.