Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that the acclaimed superstar JAY Z (@S_C_) rocked a sold out BB&T Center (@theBBTCenter) crowd last night with his “Magna Carter World Tour”.
“JAY Z’s performance was nothing short of incredible as he thrilled Florida fans from start to finish exclusively at the BB&T Center,” said SSE President and CEO Michael R. Yormark (@PanthersYormark), “It will certainly be one that fans will be talking about for the foreseeable future and is just the kick off to our amazing year of upcoming concerts at the Center of it All.”
JAY Z’s exclusive Florida stop at the BB&T Center comes after releasing his twelfth studio album Magna Carta Holy Grail (2013) and touring worldwide to locations including 10 countries. The world-renowned artist is nominated for nine Grammys at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Jan. 26, more than any other artist, including Best Music Video and Album of the Year.
Thursday night’s show included all-time hits such as "Holy Grail", "99 Problems", Big Pimpin'", "Encore" and "Empire State of Mind" among others. Songwriter, rapper Timbaland as well as rapper Rick Ross were also featured in the night's line up.
This was just the first of many upcoming events being held at the BB&T Center featuring some of the biggest figures in entertainment. The BB&T Center will host such names as; Billy Joel, Barry Manilow, Jeff Dunham, Demi Lovato, Justin Timberlake, Paul Simon & Sting, Lady Gaga and others in early 2014. For the full list of upcoming concerts and events being held at the BB&T Center, please visit www.thebbtcenter.com.
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Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that JAY Z will bring his “Magna Carta World Tour” exclusively to the BB&T Center (@theBBTCenter) for his only Florida appearance on Thursday, Jan. 2. Tickets for the show go on sale Thursday, Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. through www.ticketmaster.com, at any Ticketmaster outlet, by phone (800-745-3000), or at the BB&T Center box office during regular business hours. “We are thrilled to welcome a world-renowned artist like JAY Z…