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6 Sweet Summer Shows in Chicago

This summer in Chicago is proving to be one of the most diverse, exciting and entertaining yet. Here are 6 of the coolest concerts in Chicago showing in August. There’s bound to be one live performance you just have to see so get your cheap concert tickets for sale on the web today!

For one night only on Aug 5, Tori Amos plays the Chicago Theater. Tori has sold over 12 million albums during her musical career. She is well known for her outspoken activism on diverse subjects such as gay rights and sexuality and is a heavyweight humanitarian.

Katy Perry joins indie duo Capital Cities at the United Center. This colorful and un-miss able tour supports her new album PRISM. This is her first tour since 2011 so expect an amazing performance. Katy has designed the stage herself to get nearer her fans in the arena. And spectacular costumes are bound to shock and surprise.
The queen of soul pop, Chaka Khan, appears for one night at the Chicago Theater. Still going strong after 22 albums and 40 years in the music business, this is a concert not to be missed. When not recording albums or touring, she still has the time and energy to devote to the Chaka Khan Foundation which promotes protection for women and children.

All One-Directioners are in for a treat on 29-30 Aug as Harry, Liam, Louis, Niall and Zayn star at the Soldier Field Stadium as part of their ‘Where We Are’ tour. This pop sensation has already toured the USA once and is back again. It was only 2011 when their debut album, Up All Night, climbed straight to No. 1 in the US charts.

For the heavy-metal side of rock ‘n’ roll, Motley Crue are playing out their last ever tour at the First Midwest Bank Ampitheater on 8th August. Joining them is another giant of bad boy behavior, Alice Cooper. Yes Alice is still going strong after all these years. And yes, this definitely is the last chance to see the Crue. They have made it legally binding that no future tour is possible.

Not one, but two legendary rockers appear on 16th August at the All State Arena. Santana and Rod Stewart join forces to put on an incredible concert performance combining Santana’s legendary guitar skills with Rod Stewart’s unmistakable voice. This extraordinary tour is an electric combination you don’t want to miss.

So whether you’re a screaming One-Directioner, a soulful Chaka Khan fan or a head-banging Crue follower grab some tickets and head out for a wild night of consumer consumption.