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The legend is back, and he's set to bring back the '80s! The Grammy Award-winning artist, Rick Springfield, is taking audiences back for a night of his classic hits covering his legendary catalog that defined the '80s pop-rock scene. The 'I Want My ’80s Tour' is set to teleport audiences back to the good ol' days as Springfield's hits take over at Mountain Winery on Tuesday, 12th of September 2023. Serving a slew of the industry's most iconic hits including "Don't Talk to Strangers", "Love Somebody", "State of the Heart", "Affair of the Heart", and "Jessie's Girl", Rick Springfield is definitely set to serve a throwback banger of a night! The 26-city trek will revisit his biggest early MTV hits and fan favorites like it's 1982! So, get ready to sing along and show off your best '80s dance moves as the one and only Rick Springfield hosts this year's biggest throwback bash at the 'I Want My ’80s Tour'. Book your tickets now!
From wishing he had 'Jessie's Girl, Rick Springfield won millions of hearts around the globe for his pop rockin' hits that defined the '80s. The "Don't Talk to Strangers", "Love Somebody", "State of the Heart", "Affair of the Heart", and "Jessie's Girl" musician is set to take his fans back to the good ol' days as he launches the 'I Want My ’80s Tour'. The nostalgic trek will visit 26 cities across the country, serving a big dose of ROCK from the most iconic decades in music.
"The Hooters, me, Paul Young, me, Tommy Tutone, me, John Waite, me, The Tubes and me. On tour this summer. What more could you ask for!" Springfield shared about his upcoming tour. "Besides, you know, world peace, freedom from hunger and healing the earth of course. Admittedly they are the bigger stars; but, come along anyway. We will ROCK you and maybe save the world as a byproduct. ONWARD & UPWARD!!!!"
Selling over 25 million albums and bagging 17 US Top-40 hits, Rick Springfield embarked on a journey of greatness as a musician, bagging a Grammy Award for "Jessie's Girl". The man also dived into acting, starring in "Ricki and the Flash" with Meryl Streep and acting as Dr. Irving Pitlor in HBO's True Detective, and several other acting gigs. The man also received acclaim as an author for his 2010 memoir Late, Late at Night, exclaimed as one of the greatest rock memoirs of all time by Rolling Stone. His 2014 novel "Magnificent Vibration" was also met with acclaim and earned its spots on the New York Times Best Sellers.
Now back to the music – Rick Springfield is definitely an icon who significantly shaped the early '80s MTV era. With 22 studio albums and 17 Top-40 US hits, the man amassed a global following as his hard-hitters "Jessie's Girl", "Don't Talk to Strangers", "Human Touch", "Love Somebody", and a slew of other favorites dominated radio stations.
Though having dealt with life's journey, both good and bad, Rick Springfield remains strong to rebuild his path on a journey that'll never stop reflecting and telling his honest life tales. "As long as I feel like I'm not selling out, I'm very passionate about it still and can't wait to get back into recording," he shared in LA Stories: Unfiltered with Giselle Fernandez. Having celebrated over 40 years since the release of his iconic record "Working Class Dog", Springfield also teases new music in the works.
As Rick Springfield takes audiences back to the '80s, make sure to save your spots at the 'I Want My ’80s Tour at Mountain Winery by booking your tickets now!