ROCK ICON ALICE COOPER NOMINATED FOR SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME
NEW ALBUMÂ PARANORMAL OUT NOW
SPRING 2018 TOUR LAUNCHES IN MARCH
Rock iconÂ Alice Cooper’sÂ catalog is rich with hits and anthems that have become definitive of a generation, among them “School’s Out,” “Elected,” No More Mr. Nice Guy,” “I’m Eighteen,” “Only Women Bleed,” “You And Me,” “I Never Cry,” “How You Gonna See Me Now,” and “Poison.” Due to this illustrious history and legacy, Cooper has been nominated for induction in the Songwriters Hall of Fame’sÂ prestigious “Performing Songwriter” category.
Listen to the “This is Alice Cooper” Playlist on SpotifyÂ here.
Many of Alice’s songs have been covered worldwide by other artists, everyone from Etta James, Elkie Brooks, Tina Turner, and Julie Covington to Anthrax, Joan Jett, Def Leppard, and Megadeth.
The Songwriters Hall of Fame is dedicated to recognizing the work and lives of those composers and lyricists who create music around the world. To qualify for induction, a songwriter must be a published writer for a minimum of 20 years with a notable catalog of hit songs. Inductees will be feted at the organization’s Annual Induction & Awards Gala onÂ June 14, 2018, in New York City.
Cooper released his 27th albumÂ ParanormalÂ this past July via earMUSIC.
ParanormalÂ features special guests such asÂ U2’s Larry Mullen Jr.,Â who plays on 9 of the 12 new songs; Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top; and Deep Purple’s Roger Glover, as well as a long-anticipated mini-reunion of the original Alice Cooper band members on several songs.
Additionally, Cooper, who is currently wrapping up a seven-month world tour in Europe, running fromÂ November 8 through December 7, will be back on the road in 2018 for a North American trek, dubbed “A Paranormal Evening With Alice Cooper.” The tourÂ kicks off onÂ March 1Â in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, and runs throughÂ March 29Â in Indianapolis.
Further information about all Alice Cooper tour dates isÂ here.
ALICE COOPER ON TOUR: 3/1/18Â â€” Windsor, ON â€”The Colosseum at Caesar’s 3/2/18Â Â â€”Â Rama, ONÂ Â â€” Casino Rama 3/4/18Â Â â€”Â Baltimore, MDÂ Â â€” The Lyric Theatre 3/5/18Â Â â€” Englewood, NJÂ â€”Â Bergen Performing Arts Center 3/6/18Â â€”Â Boston, MAÂ â€” Boch Center Wang Theatre 3/8/18Â â€”Â Uncasville, CTÂ â€” Mohegan Sun Arena 3/9/18Â â€” Morristown, NJ â€”Â Mayo Performing Arts Center 3/10/18Â Â â€” Wilkes-Barre, PAÂ â€”Â FM Kirby Center 3/13/18Â â€” Â Moline, ILÂ Â â€” TaxSlayer Center 3/14/18Â Â â€” Â Madison, WIÂ Â â€”Â Orpheum Theater 3/15/18Â Â â€”Â South Bend, INÂ Â â€”Â Morris Performing Arts Center# 3/17/18Â Â â€” Â Cherokee, NCÂ â€”Â Â Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center 3/18/18Â Â â€”Â Jacksonville, FLÂ Â â€”Â Florida Theatre 3/20/18Â Â â€”Â Melbourne, FLÂ Â â€”Â King Center 3/21/18Â â€” Â Ft. Lauderdale, FLÂ Â â€”Â Broward Center for The Performing Arts 3/23/18Â Â â€”Â Clearwater, FLÂ Â â€” Â Ruth Eckerd Hall 3/24/18Â Â â€”Â Orlando, FLÂ Â â€” Â Hard Rock Live 3/26/18Â Â â€”Â Greenville, SCÂ Â â€”Â Bon Secours Wellness Arena 3/28/18Â Â â€”Â Louisville, KYÂ Â â€” Palace Theatre 3/29/18Â Â â€” Â Indianapolis, INÂ Â â€”Â Murat Theatre
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