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Il Volo Takes Flight And Sings Songs Of Love

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They're back in the United States to kick off their upcoming tour, the talented Italian trio known as Il Volo.

For the millions of U.S. fans who fell in love with the astonishing talent of IL VOLO following their show stopping PBS Special "Il Volo Takes Flight," or as special guests of Barbra Streisand's fall 2012 tour, the boys will return to North America for a series of 17 concerts. The Live Nation produced tour kicks off August 25th.

Il Volo are set to release a new CD, We Are Love (Special Edition), May 28th on Interscope Records.  The new offering will feature selections from their fall 2012 release We Are Love as well as five newly recorded songs including: One Direction's "Little Things," Sarah McLachlan's "Angel," "Surrender (Torna A Sorrento)," "Can You Feel The Love Tonight" and West Side Story's "Maria."  We Are Love (Special Edition) was produced by Tony Renis and Humberto Gatica.

Il Volo, Piero Barone (19), Gianluca Ginoble (18) and Ignazio Boschetto (18),  released their self-titled debut album in April 2011 where is debuted  at No. 10 on the Billboard Top 200 Charts and has gone on to sell over 1 million copies worldwide. Their astonishing vocals are reflected in their live cd/dvd set "Il Volo Takes Flight - Live From The Detroit Opera House" which include a mix of reimagined classics and original material.

Il Volo's second studio album We Are Love was released last fall as the group finished up a North American headline tour and a guest spot on Barbra Streisand's tour.  The trio's live performances have received standing ovations across the U.S. and critical acclaim.  

Below is a complete list of Il Volo North American tour dates:

August 25        Vancouver, BC    Orpheum Theatre
August 27         Concord, CA        Sleep Train Pavilion at Concord
August 28        Los Angeles, CA    Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal CityWalk
August 30        Fresno, CA        Fresno Grand Opera
September 1        Phoenix, AZ        Comerica Theatre
September 4        Chicago, IL        The Chicago Theatre
September 5        Detroit, MI        Fox Theater Detroit
September 7        Toronto, ON        Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
September 8        Montreal, QC        Bell Center
September 11        Pittsburgh, PA        Heinz Hall
September 12        Philadelphia, PA    Tower Theatre
September 14        Boston, MA        Bank of America Pavilion
September 20        Tampa, FL        Tamp Bay Times Forum
September 21        Miami, FL        American Airlines Arena
September 22        Orlando, FL        Amway Arena
September 27        New York, NY        Radio City Music Hall
September 29        Wallingford, CT        Toyota Presents Oakdale Theatre

For tickets to Il Volo, check out Follow Il Volo on Twitter: @ilvolo

Piero on Twitter: @piero_barone 

Gianluca on Twitter: @GianGinoble

Ignazio on Twitter: @IBoschetto

Check out Il Volo's Facebook page


Il Volo Music on Instagram

Piero on Instagram: #barone_piero

Gianluca on Instagram: #GianGinoble11

Ignazio on Instagram: #ignazioboschetto


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