NEW ORLEANS (press release) – GRAMMY® Award winning and multi-platinum jazz singer Diana Krall has announced she will embark on her 34-city US tour starting, including a stop at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans on Feb. 3.
Diana Krall is the only jazz singer to have eight albums debut at the top of the Billboard Jazz Albums chart. To date, her albums have garnered two GRAMMY® Awards, ten Juno® Awards and have earned nine Gold, three Platinum, and seven multi-Platinum albums. Her 1999 release of When I Look in Your Eyes spent an unprecedented 52 weeks in the #1 position on Billboard’s Jazz chart, won two GRAMMY® Awards, and went Platinum in the U.S. and Canada. Her most recent release, This Dream Of You, has garnered critical acclaim from fans and press alike. Krall’s unique artistry transcends any single musical style and has made her one of the most recognizable artists of our time. As The New York Times recently noted, she possesses “a voice at once cool and sultry, wielded with a rhythmic sophistication.”
Tickets for Diana Krall go on sale this Friday, Nov. 12, at 10 a.m. through ticketmaster.com, dianakrall.com or the theatre box office. The Saenger Theatre box office, located at 1111 Canal Street, is open Monday through Friday from Noon to 4 p.m.