It’s the long-awaited night of the Black Eyed Peas and the race for tickets has begun at Oversound 2023. The famous music festival born in Lecce and landing this year in Matera, Molfetta Gallipoli, Paestum and foreseeing an additional performance in San Pancrazio Salentino in September with a live performance Venditti and De Gregory, ready to throw their international axes. . Therefore, the expectation for the only live performance of the Black Eyed Peas in southern Italy is growing, and tomorrow, Sunday, August 13, starting at 22:00 at PalaLive in Palio Square, there will be an exciting and dancing concert.
Six Grammy Awards, 35 million albums sold, four special summer concerts in Italy, one of them in Puglia: these are the numbers of the Black Eyed Peas, a trio that has made pop history for the past twenty-five years and beyond. music and that after the triumph of Turin and Ferrara in July will be on stage at the Oversound Music Festival in Lecce on Sunday 13 August (at 21:30 at PalaLive) and in Olbia, the next day, for the Red Valley Festival. Italian tour dates are determined by Vivo Concerti and tickets are sold online at vivoconcerti.com and at all authorized outlets. Influences between hip-hop, pop and electronica, some of the Black Eyed Peas’ singles (a formation put together by Californians Will.I.Am, Apl.De.Ap and Taboo) have become milestones in modern music, from “Where is the love” to ” Shut Up”, from “Let’s Get Started” and “I Must Feel”. Platinum certified in Italy, their eighth studio album “Translation” achieved international success, including collaborations with J Balvin, Ozuna, Maluma, Shakira, Nicky Jam and Tyga. The members of the American band said that they are excited about their Italian tour, which is planned after the concert in San Reme.
“We love Italian culture! There is always good energy, we have made many trips to Italy and are always looking for new opportunities to visit. Our first time in Sanremo was in 2004, the reception and the applause from the audience was extraordinary. That’s why we were honored to participate again this year: participation in the festival, which selects the Italian Eurovision song, is special, all the talents on this stage are impressive. We have been to Puglia in the past, but we can’t wait to see Lecce again and create new memories.” Then at the end of the preview of the concert in Lecce. “How do you choose songs for your setlist, given your long career? The choice of songs is very simple, we are based on the hits that marked our success and that our audience loves the most. After all, we play for them, it’s always nice to please them.”
The line-up for the Black Eyed Peas concert at Oversound in Lecce 2023 is to follow the order of the songs sung both at Sonic Park in Turin on July 13 and July 14 at Summer Vibez in Ferrara. The group, special guest of the last festival in Sanremo, also thanks to the success of Simply The Best together with Anita and El Alfa, which also took them to the top 10 of Airplay radio in Italy. An important comeback for the American group currently consisting of apl.de.ap, will.i.am and Taboo, in which Fergie was also the main character until 2017.
The band has released important albums such as Let’s Get It Started, I Gotta Feeling, as well as the last platinum album, Translation, certified in Italy and full of collaborations with artists such as J Balvin, Ozuna, Maluma, Shakira, Nicky Jam and Tyga. Elevation’s latest album, from which songs such as “Don’t You Worry” featuring Shakira and David Guetta were extracted, went platinum in Italy and reached the top three on Airplay radio, as well as Simply the Best and Bailar Contigo featuring Daddy Yankees. The line-up hasn’t been decided yet, but for sure BEP will sing some of their hits, not missing songs from the latest albums from Let’s Get It Started to Boom Boom Pow and then again Ritmo (Bad Boys for Life), MAMACITA, Pump It, Love Tonight (Shouse cover) , Just Can’t Get Enough, MABUTI Bebot, This Is Love (will.i.am song), thatPower (will.i.am song), Scream & Shout (will.i.am song) , Bailar Contigo, A girl like me, Don’t worry, Just the best, Don’t stop the party, Time (dirty beat), Where’s the love?, I gotta feel.
As for the time, at 18:30 the PalaLive gates on Palio Square will open. At 22:00 Black Eyed Peas live. Tickets can be purchased at the PalaLive box office or on www.ticketone.it.