On Thursday night time, P!nk roared by way of “Get the Party Started” — a becoming approach to kick f Grammy weekend, in addition to her Citi Sound Vault present at Hollywood Palladium. The Grammy-winning pop star introduced her stadium tour to the 5,000-capacity venue, together with her full band and backup dancers. The solely factor lacking? Her normal aerial act.
“I haven’t accomplished a present not the wrong way up for some time,” P!nk informed the gang. But within the absence her twirling and dangling from above, the time saved allowed P!nk to pack in much more hits and covers — from four Non Blondes (“There’s all the time a music that places you precisely again to who you have been, the place you have been, who you have been with… hopefully it’s one my songs… for me it’s this one,” she mentioned “What’s Up”) to rising artist Bishop Briggs — into the set.
With her mother and father watching from the balcony, P!nk carried out classics like “Who Knew” and “Funhouse" and likewise tossed in newer hits from her Grammy-nominated 2017 album Beautiful Trauma (up for finest pop vocal album, in opposition to the likes Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift) like the rallying “What About Us.” Earlier this week, P!nk introduced a brand new upcoming album on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, although she left any hints or previews out the present.
And through the set-ending “So What,” when P!nk declared the enduring line, “So what? I'm nonetheless a rock star” with added oomph, she made it very clear that the assertion nonetheless rings true at present.
Prior to her present, Citi and Live Nation debuted a pop-up store that includes an unique, limited-edition Citi Sound Vault assortment in black and gold. Trevor “Trouble” Andrew — the streetwear artist behind “Gucci Ghost” — designed the assortment, which he says "brings Citi Sound Vault to life and allows cardmembers to take the unbelievable expertise ahead and relive it by way of style for years to come back." Proceeds from all gross sales will profit Musicians on Call, a nonprit that brings dwell and recorded music to sufferers in healthcare amenities.
Muse and Chris Stapleton’s Citi Sound Vault reveals will happen on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.