Rod Stewart Teams Up With Cyndi Lauper

The recently knighted Sir Rod Stewart is joining forces with special guest Cyndi Lauper for a full North American tour over the summer.

The dates open up on July 6 in Hollywood, Fla., and continue for more than a month, wrapping up with some sweet sounds in Sugar Land, Texas, on Aug. 12. 

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– Rod Stewart
Verizon Wireless Amph. At Encore Park, Alpharetta, Ga.

In order to promote the tour, the two artists will be appearing together on the television programs “The Today Show” and “Watch What Happens Live” on Jan. 25 and “Access Hollywood” on Jan. 27.  

Despite being 72 years old, Stewart is still trotting the globe in a big way.

The next place Sir Rod is performing is in Krakow, Poland, on Feb. 19, and he will remain in Europe through February. He also plays Isle of Wight Festival in Newport, England, on June 11, has two gigs in Mexico in March and performs a show in Israel June 14.

Rod Stewart will also be holding down a Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum At Caesars Palace, starting on March 17.

Cyndi Lauper is in Australia with Blondie in April, and closes that month with an appearance at Stagecoach California’s Country Music Festival in Indio, Calif. 

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– Cyndi Lauper
Honoree Cyndi Lauper performs at the 46th Annual Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction and Awards Gala in New York.

Here is the North American plan for the joint tour:

July 6 – Hollywood, Fla., Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
July 8 – Tampa, Fla., Amalie Arena
July 9 – Tuscaloosa, Ala., Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
July 12 – Camden, N.J., BB&T Pavilion
July 14 – Bangor, Maine, Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion
July 15 – Mansfield, Mass., Xfinity Center
July 18 – Wantagh, N.Y., Jones Beach Theater
July 19 – Bristow, Va., Jiffy Lube Live
July 21 – Bethel, N.Y., Bethel Woods Center For The Arts
July 22 – Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Saratoga Performing Arts Center
July 25 – Holmdel, N.J., PNC Bank Arts Center
July 28 – Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Blossom Music Center
July 29 – Canandaigua, N.Y., Constellation Brands – Marvin Sands PAC (CMAC)
Aug. 1 – Clarkston, Mich., DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 4 – Cincinnati, Ohio, Riverbend Music Center
Aug. 5 – Tinley Park, Ill., Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
Aug. 11 – Grand Prairie, Texas, Verizon Theatre At Grand Prairie
Aug. 12 – Sugar Land, Texas, Smart Financial Centre At Sugar Land

A presale for Citi cardholders opens Jan. 24 at 10 a.m. local time. Tickets are available to the general public on Jan. 27. You can learn more about the artists at and