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Anita Baker announces Mother's Day weekend concerts at Fox Theatre

Your search may be over for the perfect Mother’s Day gift.

Tickets to Anita Baker.

The Grammy-winning “Sweet Love” songstress will bring her tour to Atlanta’s Fox Theatre  - as part of her series of "farewell concerts" - for two shows over Mother’s Day weekend.

The first show will be held at 8 p.m. May 11, with a second show at 7 p.m. May 13.

Tickets start at $57.50, plus fees.

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Social media went wild when Baker announced she would do another tour.

It was hard to believe that the tour would not include a stop in Atlanta, where Baker has a devoted fan base.

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Tickets will go on sale Wednesday (that’s Valentine’s Day, if you want extra points) at 10 a.m. To purchase tickets go to the  Fox website, call 855-285-8499, or visit the Fox Theatre Ticket Office.

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers the Atlanta Music Scene and entertainment news for print and online.