Taylor Swift to perform at Bridgestone Arena


Taylor Swift, whose third album Speak Now has sold over 3 million copies since its release last October, will perform at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Friday and Saturday Sept. 16 and 17, with rock crew NEEDTOBREATHE opening.

Tickets, which run $27.50, $62 and $72, are set to go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 4 at the Bridgestone Arena box office. Patrons can also visit any Ticketmaster outlet, Ticketmaster.com or call 800–745-3000 to purchase tickets.

Swift has won four GRAMMY Awards, five Country Music Association awards and three Academy of Country Music Awards. Her first two albums, Taylor Swift and Fearless, have both been certified 6x-platinum.

Speak Now, released on October 25, has received four-star reviews from Rolling Stone, The Guardian and the Village VoiceOut & About Newspaper managing editor Blake Boldt also gave the album four stars in his review for The9513.com.