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Neil Diamond 50th anniversary tour to play Atlanta in 2017


BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

Neil Diamond is celebrating a milestone anniversary of his music career by going on tour.

The 50 Year Anniversary World Tour will launch April 7 in Fresno, Calif., and roll through Atlanta at 7:30 p.m. April 30 at Philips Arena. Prices have not been announced for the Atlanta date but range from $35-$145 in other markets.

American Express cardholders can purchase tickets beginning at 10 a.m. Dec. 5 through 10 p.m. Dec. 8. Tickets for the general public will go on sale at 10 a.m. Dec. 9 via the venue box office, www.ticketmaster.com, www.livenation.com and by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Diamond, 75, last performed in Atlanta in 2012 at Philips Arena.

Neil Diamond Tour Dates

April 7 - Fresno, CA @ SaveMart Center

April 9 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Vivint Smart Home Arena

April 12 - St. Louis, MO @ Scottrade Center

April 14 - Omaha, NE @ CenturyLink Center

April 16 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Center

April 19 - Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena

April 21 - Louisville, KY @ KFC Yum! Center

April 23 - Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena

April 26 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ BB&T Center

April 28 - Charlotte, NC @ Spectrum Center

April 30 - Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena

May 2 - New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center

May 21 - Des Moines, IA @ Wells Fargo Arena

May 24 - St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center

May 26 - Indianapolis, IN @ Banker's Life Fieldhouse

May 28 - Chicago, IL @ United Center

May 30 - Cleveland, OH @ Quicken Loans Arena

June 2 - Detroit, MI @ The Palace of Auburn Hills

June 4 - Rochester, NY @ Blue Cross Arena

June 7 - Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre

June 9 - Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena

June 11 - Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena

June 15 & 17 - New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden

June 20 - Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center

June 22 - Bethel, NY @ Bethel Woods Center for the Arts

July 14 - Wichita, KS @ INTRUST Bank Arena

July 16 - Houston, TX @ Toyota Center

July 18 - Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center

July 21 - Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center

July 24 - Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena

July 26 - Seattle, WA @ Key Arena

July 28 - Portland, OR @ Moda Center

July 30 - San Jose, CA @ SAP Center

August 2 - Sacramento, CA @ Golden 1 Center

August 4 - Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Arena

August 8 - San Diego, CA @ Valley View Casino Center

August 10 & 12 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum

 


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Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers music and entertainment news for Atlanta Music Scene blog on ajc.com.