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Hampton Reggae Fest 2013

2nd Annual Hampton Reggae Fest February 2 At Hampton Coliseum

Hampton Reggae Fest 2013

After getting down and funky at the Hampton Funk Fest on February 1, come back out to the Hampton Coliseum on February 2 for the Hampton Reggae Fest. The 2nd annual family friendly event will feature national and local reggage artists as well as celebrate the reggae culture with a variety of activities. Acts include Inner Circle, Midnite (100% St. Croix Roots), Sister Carol, Archives, Ever-G, Jesse Chong, Nature’s Child, Dharma Initiative, Meagan Simone, United Souls Band, and Session Rockers.  Although tickets prices are listed as $25 for adults and $5 for kids (ages 3-12) on the Hampton Coliseum website, TicketMaster reflects a higher price. Tickets via TicketMaster are $30.85 for adults ($22.00 + $8.85 in fees)  and $8.40 for kids ($2 + $6.40 fees.) Ticket prices will increase by $3 the day of the event. Doors open at 3:00 p.m., the event starts at 4:00 p.m.

Hampton Funk Fest at Hampton Coliseum 2013

Hampton Funk Fest At Hampton Coliseum February 1

Hampton Funk Fest at Hampton Coliseum 2013

The Hampton Funk Fest returns to the Hampton Coliseum on February 1 with an all new funk-filled line up. This year’s show will feature  Bootsy Collins, Zapp, Rose Royce, Con Funk Shun and Lenny Williams.   Tickets are available via Ticketmaster for $54.90 ($43.50 Ticket + $11.40 Fees) or $47.00 ($43.50 + $3.50 facility fee-additional fees may apply) from Hampton Coliseum Box Office.

mary mary go get it tour 2012 hampton coliseum

Mary Mary’s ‘Go Get It Tour’ Coming To Hampton Coliseum November 16

mary mary go get it tour 2012 hampton coliseum

Award-winning gospel duo Mary Mary will bring their “Go Get It Tour” to the Hampton Coliseum on November 16. The tour will also feature Isaac Carree, VaShawn Mitchell, Jessica Reedy (“Sunday’s Best”), as well as Anthony Brown and Group TherApy. Tickets are on sale now via Ticketmaster. Prices ranges from $20-$50. Meet and greet tickets are also available for $75, which include seats in the first two rows. (quantities are limited).  Doors open at 7:00 p.m. and showtime is at 8:00 p.m.

*UPDATED* 11/7/12 Hampton Coliseum Announces VaShawn Mitchell is no longer a part of the tour.

Trey Songz Announces Chapter V World Tour With Miguel And Elle Varner; Coming to Hampton Coliseum December 15

trey songz chapter v world tour in Hampton, VA at Hampton Coliseum December 15

After the successful release of his latest effort, Chapter V, Trey Songz has announced dates for his “Chapter V World Tour” presented by ooVoo. In addition to Trigga, the tour will also feature R&B crooner Miguel and his “Kaleidoscope Dreams Experience” as well as singer Elle Varner. The U.S. tour will kick off November 17 in Atlanta, with the European leg beginning in January 2013. Trey will play his home state on December 15 at the Hampton Coliseum. Tickets are on sale now via Ticketmaster.


17 – Atlanta, GA – Fox Theater
18 – Baton Rouge, LA – River Center
21 – Las Vegas, NV – Orleans Arena
23 – Oakland, CA – Coliseum
24 – San Diego, CA – Sports Arena
25 – Los Angeles, CA – Nokia Theater (L.A. Live)
30 – Saginaw, MI – Dow Events Center

1 – Chicago, IL – Arie Crown Theatre
2 – Milwaukee, WI – Milwaukee Theater
5 – New York, NY – Theatre at Madison Square Garden
7 – Detroit, MI – Fox Theater
8 – Nashville, TN – Municipal Auditorium
9 – St. Louis, MO – Fox Theater
13 – Washington, D.C. – Constitution Hall
14 – Charlotte, NC – Bojangles Coliseum
15 – Hampton, VA – Coliseum
16 – Baltimore, MD – 1st Mariner Arena
27 – New Orleans, LA – UNO Lakefront Arena
28 – Birmingham, AL – BJCC Arena
29 – Southaven, MS – Landers Center
30 – Dallas, TX – Verizon Theatre
31 – Houston, TX – Reliant Arena

5 – Stockholm, Sweden – Annexet
6 – Oslo, Norway – Sentrum Scene
7 – Copenhagen, Denmark – VEGA
9 – Hamburg, Germany – GroBe Freiheit
10 – Berlin, Germany – Columbiahalle
12 – Oberhausen, Germany – Turbinenhalle
13 – Mannheim, Germany – Maimarkt Club
14 – Munich, Germany – Tonhalle
17 – Lyon, France – Le Transbordeur
18 – Toulouse, France – Le Bikini
20 – Marseille, France – Le Dome
23 – Paris, France – Zenith
24 – Brussels, Belgium – Ancienne Belgique
25 – Amsterdam, Holland – Heineken Music Hall
26 – Amsterdam, Holland – Heineken Music Hall
28 – Birmingham, UK – LG Arena
29 – Bristol, UK – Colston Hall
30 – London, UK – Hammersmith Apollo
31 – London, UK – Hammersmith Apollo

1 – London, UK – Hammersmith Apollo
2 – London, UK – Hammersmith Apollo
4 – Manchester, UK – Apollo
5 – Glasgow, UK – Academy
6 – Glasgow, UK – Academy

Hampton Blues Festival 2012

Hampton Blues Festival Coming To The Hampton Coliseum November 17

Hampton Blues Festival 2012

The Hampton Coliseum will host the Hampton Blues Festival on November 17. Dedicated to “celebrating the heritage of the blues,” the concert will feature Bobby “Blue” Bland, Mel Waiters, Clarence Carter, Roy C, and Ms. Jody. Tickets are on sale now for $44.50  and $39.50 with military discount. Early bird tickets purchased by September 30 will receive a savings of $10 ($34.50.)  Showtime is 7:00 p.m.

Unashamed Tour 2012: Come Alive Featuring Lecrae, Trip Lee & Tedashii October 13 At Hampton Coliseum

Christian hip-hop artist Lecrae along with Reach Records artists Trip Lee, Tedashii, KB, Andy Mineo and PRO will bring the Unashamed Tour 2012 to the Hampton Coliseum on October 13. Lecrae will perform tracks off his Grammy-nominated album Rehab as well as his upcoming album Gravity, set to be released September 4. Tickets are $24.25 ($19.50 + $4.75 fees) and will go on sale tomorrow August 1 via Ticketmaster.  Showtime is 7:00 p.m.

Check out Lecrae’s “Darkest Hour” featuring No Malice (of The Clipse) from his critically-acclaimed mixtape Church Clothes.

hampton jazz festival 2013

45th Annual Hampton Jazz Festival| Jill Scott| Charlie Wilson| Kenny G

The highly anticipated 45th Annual Hampton Jazz Festival has announced it’s official line up for 2012! Jill Scott, Charlie Wilson and Kenny G are among this year’s headliners along with special guests, Natalie Cole, Ledisi and more! This year’s fest will have a little something for every fan, young and old. Check out the official line-up below:

Friday June 22, 7:30 pm

  • Charlie Wilson
  • Natalie Cole
  • Norman Brown & Gerald Albright
  • Alex Boyd

Saturday June 23rd, 7:00 pm

  • Kenny G
  • Monica
  • Ledisi
  • Will Downing

Sunday, June 24th 2:00 pm

  • Jill Scott
  • Kem
  • Dave Koz & Candy Dulfer
  • RaJazz

Tickets will go on sale March 31st at 10:00 am via Ticketmaster and are $56.50 per seat, per peformance.

Drake Coming to Farm Bureau Live May 23

*UPDATE 5-21-12*


After Drake’s initial Club Paradise Tour date at the Hampton Coliseum was cancelled, many were wondering would Drizzy ever make an appearance in the 757. Well you don’t have to wonder any longer as it has been announced that Drake along with J. Cole, French Montana, 2 Chainz, Meek Mill and Waka Flocka Flame will be at Farm Bureau Live in Virginia Beach on May 23rd!  Tickets will go on sale March 30th  at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster  with a Facebook and Citi Cardmember presale beginning on March 29th. Prices range from $29.75-$125.75. Stay locked to Z104 for your chance to win tickets as well.

New Edition Coming To Hampton Coliseum| May 17th

For the first time in 5 years, New Edition is back – with all original members – and on tour! Ronnie (Devoe), Bobby (Brown), Ricky (Bell), Mike (Bivins), Ralph (Tresvant) and Johnny (Gill) will be at the Hampton Coliseum on May 17th, and to the delight of all of their fans,  will be performing over 30 years of hits as solo artists as well as a group! Tickets are currently on sell via Ticketmaster for $48.65 and $79.65. If you live in the 804, can’t wait or want to see them twice, the group will also perform April 28th at the Richmond Coliseum.