Lauren Daigle Comes To Ovens Auditorium
Ovens Auditorium in Charlotte will host two-time Grammy nominee Lauren Daigle on Saturday, March 16 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale on Friday, July 20 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Ovens Auditorium Box Office located at 2900 E. Independence Blvd. Ticket prices range from $27.50 to $77.50 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change.After bursting onto the scene in 2015 with her platinum-selling debut album "How Can It Be," Daigle returns with a brand new album, "Look Up Child," a new single "You Say," and a 40-city tour presented by AEG. The album is now available forpreorder through Amazon, iTunes and with every ticket purchase for Daigle's headline tour. Exclusive presale packages are also available at laurendaigle.com.
"'Look Up Child' has been in the works for quite some time, and I'm excited to finally share it with my fans," says Daigle. "The studio has become my companion as I've poured all that I can into what is now a body of work that I deeply treasure."
The first single from "Look Up Child,"-"You Say"-demonstrates a growth in Lauren's talent as a songwriter and vocalist. The song is both emotional and uplifting, a reminder to look inward to find strength in difficult times. "You Say" is now available across all streaming services and the official video can be viewed here.
From catchy melodies, to reggae jive, sweeping orchestral ballads to back beat vibe, "Look Up Child" has transcribed the pulse of Lauren's veins into musical form. She adds, "Every part of the music experience, of 'Look Up Child,' the album and the tour shares a profound love, deep-rooted joy, and hopefully a connection to the music for people to share."
Daigle will embark on her first headlining theatre tour in support of "Look Up Child" on Sept. 27. Presented by Food for the Hungry, the tour will kick off in Cincinnati and make stops in Memphis, Chicago, Dallas, Cleveland, Charlotte and her hometown of New Orleans, before wrapping in Jackson, Mississippi, on Oct. 28. Joining Daigle on the Look Up Child Tour will be supporting acts AHI, Scott Mulvihill and Infinity's Song (on select dates). Regular and VIP tickets are available for presale beginning Monday, July 16 and will go on general sale Friday, July 20. Every ticket purchase will come with a copy of "Look Up Child." A list of tour dates and tickets are available at laurendaigle.com/tour.
Daigle is a two-time Billboard Music Award winner, a two-time Grammy nominee and an American Music Award winner. With a voice that is both smoky and sweet, Daigle has forged a unique sound that is reminiscent of the soulful, heart-in-throat vulnerability of Adele mixed with the raw power of Amy Winehouse. Her ability to connect with her audience has captured critical acclaim and recognition as the fastest-selling new artist for her genre of the last decade. Her debut album, "How Can It Be," has been certified platinum by the RIAA and has produced three certified Gold singles.For more information, visit laurendaigle.com and follow Daigle on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.
Ovens Auditorium, located adjacent to Bojangles' Coliseum, opened in 1955. With a seating capacity of approximately 2,400, Ovens has hosted more than 7,000 events including Broadway shows, symphony concerts, operas, dance recitals and nationally known speakers. For more information, visit ovensauditorium.com.