Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
Mariah Carey, Usher & Missy Elliott to Headline Lovers & Friends Festival

Mariah Carey, Usher & Missy Elliott to Headline Lovers & Friends Festival

Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, January 20 at 2 PM PST.

Following enormous success with its inaugural year, Lovers & Friends returns May 6, 2023 to the Las Vegas Festival Grounds with a massive collection of hip-hop and R&B's biggest artists, highlighting the ongoing evolution of the genres.

The incredible lineup will treat fans to over 45 artists with impeccably curated and nostalgia-fueled performances from female powerhouses including Missy Elliott, marking her first billed performance since 2019, Mariah Carey, Christina Aguilera, alongside Usher, 50 Cent, Nelly, Pitbull, with additional performances from contemporary fan-favorites Miguel, Jhene Aiko, Summer Walker, Bryson Tiller, PARTYNEXTDOOR and many more.

GA, GA+, VIP and VIP Cabana presale tickets will go on sale Friday, January 20 at 10 AM PST at www.loversandfriendsfest.com and any remaining tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, January 20 at 2 PM PST. Layaway payment plans start at $19.99 down.

VIP packages include preferred viewing areas, charging stations, a dedicated entry lane at the festival entrance, air-conditioned restrooms and more. VIP Cabanas are available with exclusive viewing areas with VIP service including food vouchers and select complimentary beverages, expedited entry and more.

Hotel and ticket packages are available with discounted rates at select Las Vegas hotels, 24/7 hotel concierge, and exclusive add-ons including access to the Lovers & Friends Official Open Bar inside Zouk Nightclub and brunch packages from Resorts World Las Vegas. For tickets and the full list of amenities available in each ticket package, please visit www.loversandfriendsfest.com.

Mariah Carey, Usher & Missy Elliott to Headline Lovers & Friends Festival

Photo Credit: "Marion Curtis for Apple TV+"



Cirque Du Soleil To Celebrate 30 Years Of Wonder And Amazement In Las Vegas Photo
When Cirque du Soleil created its first permanent Las Vegas production with Mystère at Treasure Island Hotel & Casino in 1993, founder Guy Laliberté said his fledgling circus troupe wanted to “grow a flower in the desert.” Safe to say that flower became a bouquet even he couldn't have imagined.

Open-Door Playhouse Debuts THE VISIT On March 1 Photo
In the new short play, The Visit, Susan, a young housewife is just getting back to her normal routine after suffering a miscarriage. While getting back into housekeeping duties she receives a surprise wellness check from a representative from the emergency clinic where she and her husband rush to on the night of her miscarriage.

Jazz Superstar Chris Botti Will Perform at Green Valley Ranch Resort This Summer Photo
Platinum-selling jazz superstar Chris Botti is returning to Las Vegas for a performance at the Grand Events Center at Green Valley Ranch Resort on Friday, June 2, 2023 at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $42.50 plus applicable fees and go on sale Friday, Feb. 3, 2023 at 10 a.m.

Stick Figure Brings WISDOM Tour To The Theater At Virgin Hotels, June 8 Photo
Stick Figure will bring their signature musicality and latest tour to Las Vegas to perform hits from their latest album, Wisdom.


From This Author - Michael Major


Broadway Streaming Guide: February 2023 - How to Hear the KIMBERLY AKIMBO Cast Recording & MoreBroadway Streaming Guide: February 2023 - How to Hear the KIMBERLY AKIMBO Cast Recording & More
February 4, 2023

This February, Broadway fans will be treated with several new albums, concerts, and television shows to binge. Check out what's coming to streaming this month, including new classic movie musicals like The Music Man, to new Broadway cast recordings from Kimberly Akimbo and KPOP!

Hamish Hawk Releases New Album 'Angel Numbers'Hamish Hawk Releases New Album 'Angel Numbers'
February 3, 2023

Each track on Angel Numbers feels like its own world. There are allusions to Leonard Cohen, Karen Carpenter, David Hockney, Dylan Thomas and Britt Ekland and that’s just on the first song, the gloriously panoramic “Once Upon An Acid Glance.” On “Elvis Lookalike Shadows,”  listeners are granted a visitation from Presley in his ’68 Comeback special.

The War & Treaty Announce New Album 'Lover's Game'The War & Treaty Announce New Album 'Lover's Game'
February 3, 2023

The 10-song collection produced by Dave Cobb, marks their first major-label release under Mercury Nashville as it finds Michael Trotter Jr. and Tanya Trotter offering a unique perspective on shifting cultural and musical tides while pulling back the layers of a maturing relationship. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Mark Erelli's Releases New LP 'Lay Your Darkness Down'Mark Erelli's Releases New LP 'Lay Your Darkness Down'
February 3, 2023

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Mark Erelli has released his new album, Lay Your Darkness Down, via Soundly Music. Erelli created the powerful LP in the wake of being diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa (“RP”) – a devastating, degenerative eye disease that leads to blindness. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Paul Shaffer and the World's Most Dangerous Band Return to THE TONIGHT SHOW TonightPaul Shaffer and the World's Most Dangerous Band Return to THE TONIGHT SHOW Tonight
February 3, 2023

Paul Shaffer, former “Late Night” bandleader and his longtime backing band are returning to 30 Rock to sub in for The Roots. The occasion marks Shaffer’s return to late night after serving as bandleader for David Letterman for over 30 years. Kit Harington and Tyler James Williams will also appear during tonight’s episode.