There’s nothing quite like the ear-splitting, foot-stomping, heart-jumping thrill of a live concert.
Whether your taste runs from hard rock to new country, a concert will get your adrenalin pumping. The best concerts see you weaving your way out of the venue muttering “that was blooming good” (or perhaps other, stronger epithets).
With so many top notch performers out there today, a concert goer could be spoiled for choice, so where should you spend your hard earned cash?
Which crowd pleasing songsters are guaranteed to give you something to talk about the next day and longer? Read on for 5 of the hottest concert performers right now.
A Lady Gaga concert is a tour into the weird and wonderful.
When you go to see the chart-topping performer live, you never know what to expect from one moment to the next. The only thing that can be safely said ahead of time is that it will be provocative, larger than life, and decidedly weird.
Will she be toting a gun? Drenched in fake blood? Hatching out of an egg? All this and more is very possible with the eccentric star, and all of it backed by impressive stage sets and out of this world vocals.
So grab any chance you can and experience a night like no other!
Kanye West is known as much for the controversy that seems to follow him everywhere he goes as for his highly successful music.
Dedicated, driven and ambitious, the man Barack Obama once referred to as “a jackass” gives his all when it comes to live performance. You can expect a seamless blend of his old and new material performed against huge, artistic backdrops and punctuated by one of the best on-stage light shows imaginable.
Kanye is a performer who can marry jewel encrusted masks, elaborate costumes and wild rants to top notch music to create an unforgettable performance.
If you’re looking for a high energy feast for all the sense, look no further than Katy Perry!
Her rich, lush concerts feature candy-colored costumes, traffic-stopping dance moves, and rousing renditions of the catchy songs that made her famous. From colorful fireworks to narrative videos, Katy Perry’s shows have it all.
The singer is known for her unique style, from ocean colored hair to mirrored dresses and space age get-ups. She brings all that same artistry and eye for the unusual to create fast-moving shows that are sure to leave you wanting more.
If someone tells you Rammstein’s live shows are hot, they mean it literally.
The German rockers are known for their pyrotechnics which are so impressive they leave lighting gigs glowing white hot with the heat. A loud, raucous, flaming experience with intense music and eye-popping theatrics, going to a Rammstein concert is not for the faint hearted!
Rammstein’s concerts are controversial and unforgettable with strange costumes and stage sets that have included a giant uterus.
Their loyal following love their shows, and one thing’s for certain, Rammstein deliver a high-intensity carefully crafted tour de force that you will be talking about for weeks.
No one brings it quite like Beyonce.
The multi-million album selling singer was once described by the press as “almost too good”, and it’s easy to see why!
Each show is perfectly put together with stunning sets, a sassy all-female backing group, immaculate choreography, and of course, the lady herself. Beyonce’s voice weaves a spell, and her infamous stage presence means she has arena audiences eating out of her hand with ease.
Throw in acrobatic high wire acts, intimate in the round performances and a dizzying array of elegant couture costumes, and you have the ingredients for one of the best shows on earth.
If you’re looking for a couple of hours that are utterly out of this world, these five performers will give you an experience you’ll remember for the rest of your life.
About the Author: Tristan Anwyn is an author who writes on subjects as diverse as health, positive thinking, payroll outsourcing, and business.