KISSWORLD - THE BEST OF KISS TO BE RELEASED JANUARY 25, 2019
The END OF THE ROAD tour kicks off on January 31
On January 25, 2019, UMe releases KISSWORLD - The Best Of KISS on CD and digitally, with the standard black vinyl and limited edition color vinyl being released on March 29. Pre-order, here.
KISS, America's #1 Gold Record Award winning group of all time in every category, has a stunning catalog of rock 'n' roll classics. The release of KISSWORLD - The Best Of KISS comes in time to mark the anniversary of the band's first show ever performing on January 30, 1973 to no more than 10 people in attendance at Popcorns, a small club in New York, as well as celebrating the global superstar band as they launch their 2019 End Of The Road final tour at an eighteen-thousand seat major arena on January 31 in Vancouver. KISSWORLD brings together 20 of their best-loved tracks together on one album. Iconic fan favorites such as "I Was Made For Lovin' You", "Rock And Roll All Nite" and "God Gave Rock 'N' Roll To You II" alongside top 10 U.S. chart hits "Beth" and "Detroit Rock City" on one huge collection.
KISS is one of the most iconic and influential rock acts of all time. The band have released 44 albums and sold over 100 million records worldwide. Consummate live performers, the band's illustrious career is marked by record breaking global tours.
Now, after an epic and storied 45-year career that launched an era of rock 'n' roll legends, KISS announced that they will embark on their final tour ever in 2019, appropriately named END OF THE ROAD. Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer announced their plans on NBC's America's Got Talent which sent the internet into overdrive with fans hoping their city would get one final KISS show. Ticket information, here.
Tracklisting of KISSWORLD - The Best OF KISS
1. Crazy Crazy Nights 2. Rock And Roll All Nite 3. I Was Made For Lovin' You 4. God Gave Rock 'N' Roll To You II 5. Detroit Rock City 6. Beth 7. Lick It Up 8. Heaven's On Fire 9. Tears Are Falling 10. Unholy 11. Hard Luck Woman 12. Psycho Circus 13. Shout It Out Loud 14. Calling Dr. Love 15. Christine Sixteen 16. Love Gun 17. Shandi 18. I'm A Legend Tonight 19. Modern Day Delilah 20. Hell Or Hallelujah NORTH AMERICAN TOUR ITINERARY Date City Venue January 31, 2019 Vancouver, BC, Canada Rogers Arena February 1, 2019 Portland, OR Moda Center February 2, 2019 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome February 4, 2019 Spokane, WA Spokane Arena February 7, 2019 San Diego, CA Viejas Arena February 8, 2019 Fresno, CA Save Mart Center February 9, 2019 Sacramento, CA Golden 1 Center February 12, 2019 Anaheim, CA Honda Center February 13, 2019 Glendale, AZ Gila River Arena February 15, 2019 Las Vegas, NV T-Mobile Arena February 16, 2019 Los Angeles, CA The Forum February 19, 2019 Corpus Christi, TX American Bank Center February 20, 2019 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center February 22, 2019 New Orleans, LA Smoothie King Center February 23, 2019 Memphis, TN FedEx Forum February 26, 2019 Oklahoma City, OK Chesapeake Energy Arena February 27, 2019 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center March 1, 2019 Milwaukee, WI Fiserv Forum March 2, 2019 Chicago, IL United Center March 4, 2019 Minneapolis, MN Target Center March 6, 2019 Sioux Falls, SD Denny Sanford PREMIER Center March 7, 2019 Omaha, NE CHI Health Center Omaha March 9, 2019 Grand Rapids, MI Van Andel Arena March 10, 2019 Moline, IL TaxSlayer Center March 12, 2019 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Center March 13, 2019 Detroit, MI Little Caesars Arena March 16, 2019 Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena March 17, 2019 Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena March 19, 2019 Montreal, QC, Canada Bell Centre March 20, 2019 Toronto, ON, Canada Air Canada Centre March 22, 2019 Long Island, NY NYCB LIVE's Nassau Coliseum March 23, 2019 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena March 26, 2019 Boston, MA TD Garden March 27, 2019 New York, NY Madison Square Garden March 29, 2019 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center March 30, 2019 Pittsburgh, PA PPG Paints Arena April 2, 2019 Quebec City, QC, Canada Videotron Centre April 3, 2019 Ottawa, ON, Canada Canadian Tire Centre April 6, 2019 Raleigh, NC PNC Arena April 7, 2019 Atlanta, GA State Farm Arena April 9, 2019 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena April 11, 2019 Tampa, FL Amalie Arena April 12, 201 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena April 13, 2019 Birmingham, AL BJCC August 6, 2019 Sunrise, FL BB&T Center August 8, 2019 Charleston, NC North Charleston Coliseum August 10, 2019 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion August 11, 2019 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live August 13, 2019 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater August 14, 2019 Newark, NJ Prudential Center August 16, 2019 Montreal, QC Bell Centre August 17, 2019 Toronto, ON Scotiabank Arena August 20, 2019 Brooklyn, NY Barclays Center August 21, 2019 Hershey, PA HersheyPark Stadium August 23, 2019 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake Amphitheater August 24, 2019 Saratoga Springs, NY Saratoga Performing Arts Center August 27, 2019 Syracuse, NY St. Joseph's Health Amphitheater at Lakeview August 29, 2019 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center August 31, 2019 Indianapolis, IN Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center September 1, 2019 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre September 3, 2019 Des Moines, IA Wells Fargo Arena September 5, 2019 Little Rock, AR Verizon Arena September 7, 2019 Bossier City, LA Century Link Center September 8, 2019 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center September 9, 2019 Houston, TX Toyota Center September 11, 2019 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheater September 12, 2019 Denver, CO Pepsi Center September 14, 2019 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheatre September 16, 2019 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
ABOUT KISS: As America's #1 Gold Record Award winning group of all time, and that's in every category (RIAA), KISS can easily be named one of rock's most influential bands. The Rock N Roll Hall of Famers have released 44 albums and sold more than 100 million albums worldwide. Honored by their peers, KISS received the illustrious ASCAP Founders Award in 2015. Over 40 years of record-breaking global tours have brought KISS to their fans. They kicked off their recent world tour with 5 headlining shows in Japan and a #1 single in 2014 "Samurai Son" with pop group, Momoiro Clover Z. Their 40th Anniversary World tour also rocked North America, South America and Australia. Additionally, once a year the "KISS Army" becomes the "KISS Navy" as fans from across the globe board the KISS Kruise (2017 will mark their 7th voyage). KISS teamed up with Warner Brothers in 2014 to create the well-received original movie ScoobyDoo and KISS: Rock And Roll Mystery. Other high-profile appearances have included the Super Bowl, the Winter Olympics, Rockin' The Corps concert, a FOX alliance with KISS appearing in multiple episodes of Family Guy, plus two special guest performances on American Idol finales. KISS has been featured in major advertising and marketing campaigns for John Varvatos, Google Play, Hello Kitty- even appearing in a Dr. Pepper Super Bowl commercial and advertising campaign in support of their Hottest Show On Earth tour. KISS founding band members Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons have also entered the culinary world by opening a string of successful restaurants aptly named Rock & Brews. KISS is dedicated to numerous Veterans Organizations including: Vet Tix, The Wounded Warriors Project, The USO, The U.S. Chamber of Commerce "Hiring Our Heroes" program, The Legacy Organization in Australia, Help For Heroes United Kingdom and The Dr. Pepper Snapple Groups Wounded Warriors Support Foundation.
For more information, visit www.KISSOnline.com
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