Sep 19, 2012

Lady Gaga Coming To BB&T; Center On Friday, March 15

Sunrise, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that pop singer-songwriting superstar Lady Gaga will bring her Born This Way Ball to the BB&T Center on Friday, March 15.

Tickets for the show go on sale Friday, Sept. 28 at 10 a.m. at all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone (800-745-3000), at www.ticketmaster.com and Monday, Oct.1 at 9 a.m. at the BB&T Center box office.

“We’re thrilled to welcome one of the great pop artists in the world to the BB&T Center,” said SSE Executive Director of Event Programming Aaron Zimmerman. “ We know South Florida will enjoy hearing the hits from Lady Gaga’s new album, as well as her classic tracks – this show will certainly be one the hottest in the entire South Florida market in the Spring.”

Lady Gaga was named Forbes’ Most Powerful Woman in the World 2011 and was included in “The 2010 Time 100” list of the most influential people in the world. The Born This Way Ball is Gaga’s first tour since the release of her album Born This Way, which has sold nearly 6 million copies worldwide since its release in May 2011. The album is a follow-up to back-to-back Grammy Award-winning albums 2009’s The Fame Monster, and 2008’s The Fame. Combined The Fame and The Fame Monster have sold 15 million albums worldwide, while Lady Gaga’s hit singles have combined sales of over 90 million worldwide.

The recently renamed BB&T Center was ranked No. 13 in the United States and No. 35 in the world according to the mid-year arena venue rankings by trade publication Pollstar. The “Center of it All” has a remarkable schedule of concerts and events on tap for the remainder of 2012 including The Who, Carrie Underwood and Eric Church.

Sunrise Sports & Entertainment is the premier company of its kind in South Florida. Follow us on Twitter.com/TheBBTCenter and Facebook.com/BBTCenter. Home to the Florida Panthers Hockey Club and internationally recognized concerts and events, the Broward County-owned BB&T Center is one of the top ranked venues of its kind in the world.