George Strait played (most of) his hits in ‘Strait to Vegas’ at T-Mobile Arena, while Tiesto filled Hakkasan on its fourth anniversary at MGM Grand.
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Don Rickles helped host a “showgirl” contest on Vicki Lawrence show “Vicki!” in the early 1990s. Frank Marino, a famous showman and showgirl, took the top prize.
Don Rickles was in the Navy, but it wasn’t until he got to Vegas that he learned to water ski.
Ricky Martin brought some old-school skills to his new production at The Park Theater, while Keith Thompson welcomed more than a dozen singer-songwriters to the stage at Cabaret Jazz on Wednesday.
Britney Spears plans a world tour this summer, and might record or tour instead of returning to Vegas after her contract expires in December.
From Shecky Greene to Carrot Top, Don Rickles’ influence spanned generations of stand-up comics who have headlined in Las Vegas.
Britney Spears is playing Tel Aviv’s largest park on July 3. That date is, or was, set for the Labor Party’s primary elections.
As her husband made waves with the staff, Mel B played Peep Diva to Kelly Monaco’s Bo Peep when “Peepshow” opened in 2009.
Al Bernstein is more famous as a broadcaster than singer, but his recent show at Tuscany Suites showed his vocal prowess.
Bruce Springsteen gave way to Heart, Van Halen, Journey, Meat Loaf and Kiss as “The World’s Greatest Rock Show” opened Tuesday at Stratosphere Showroom.
In 2018, Britney Spears will celebrate the 20th anniversary of recording “Baby One More Time,” which made her a superstar.
Florida Georgia Line would win two awards and groove with the Backstreet Boys at the ACM Awards show at T-Mobile Arena, and kicked off the event in a pink caddy driven by a familiar figure.
Brody Dolyniuk can rock it, whether it’s Queen, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, The Stones, The Who or The Beatles. Friday it’s all Pink Floyd at the Smith Center.
The Empty Booth was unoccupied for Steve Martin, but it was unoccupied nearly every other night in the mid-to-late 1970s by Riviera owner Meshulam Riklis.
The Academy of Country Music Awards shown often expands beyond its rustic roots. Over the years, the ceremony has featured Kiss as presenters and paired odd-fitting but fascinating performers such as Pitbull with Tim McGraw, and at Sunday night’s event at T-Mobile Arena, Florida Georgia Line with Backstreet Boys.