Since Kelly Hansen joined Foreigner as the group's new lead singer, things haven't slowed down. "We're on a continuous tour," says Hansen in a call from his hotel in Hollywood, Fla. After taking a break for the holidays, the band has just finished a run of acoustic shows that coincided with the release of the group's "In Concert: Unplugged" and is again on tour with the regular electric show.
As part of Foreigners on going partnership with the The JDRF, the band recently met with Jacksonville JDRF board member, Carla Aldridge, to honor her daughter and to show their continued support for the foundation and those with T1D. Foreigner has recently released their first-ever acoustic album and have designated all artist royalties proceeds from the album to be donated to the foundation to continue the search for a cure to Type 1 Diabetes.
Foreigner performed at the Appel Room at the Lincoln Center on February 17, 2016. From the Program: The early ’70s were a strange and transitional period in American culture. The first few years of the decade were basically spent mopping up leftover bits of business from the ’60s, but after President Richard Nixon announced his resignation in 1974 and the war in Vietnam ended in 1975, spirits lifted and people literally kicked off their shoes and began to boogie.
With the Acoustic Tour kicking off Thursday evening in Westbury, NY, Foreigner will be up bright and early to appear and perform on the TODAY show, Thursday, February 11, 2016. They will be promoting the Acoustic Tour and their new Live Album release, "In Concert. Unplugged". Foreigner last appeared on the Today Show in 2008. Watch the Interview and performance here!
StereoCast Launches Just in Time to Change the World of Live Music as we know it! (New York, NY) -- January 26, 2016 -- Today marks a pivotal moment in the music industry: the launch of StereoCast, a new music platform backed by music industry legend and business mogul Charles Koppelman, new media and digital music innovator Zach Bair. The inaugural StereoCast kickoff will take place on February 11th, 2016 when iconic rock group Foreigner play The Theatre at Westbury, NY, with several other acoustic perform
Foreigner's First-Ever Live Acoustic Album, ‘In Concert. Unplugged,’ Set for Release on February 5th!
Legendary rock group FOREIGNER will release their first-ever live acoustic album, IN CONCERT.UNPLUGGED on February 5, 2016. The band’s royalties will be donated to JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) and the album is available exclusively via Amazon, with a special pre-order promotion kicking off on Monday, January 25, 2016 at http://amzn.to/1njXpAA
One of rock’s most legendary acts, Foreigner, rocked into the New Year with a number of their iconic hits chosen for top film, primetime television and commercial sync usage. Hits like “Hot Blooded,” “Cold as Ice” and “Juke Box Hero" have driven Foreigner’s modern-day renaissance, solidifying their status as one of the most popular acts in the world. Billboard recently released its “Greatest of All Time” lists which featured Foreigner in all categories, and with ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen Top 30
Mick and Kelly were busy signing copies of Foreigner 4 & More for a special deal with Amazon for $13.99 starting on December 4, 2015 at 1:05 PM PT! The first four hours of the deal will be a special Amazon Lightening Deal with the discounted price of $9.99! Get your copy today while supplies last!
FOREIGNER SWEEPS BILLBOARD’S FIRST-EVER “GREATEST OF ALL TIME” RANKINGS CELEBRATING THE MOST SUCCESSFUL ARTISTS, SONGS AND ACTS
Billboard have announced the first-ever “Billboard Greatest of All Time Rankings" for its legendary Hot 100 and Billboard 200 song, album and artist charts. Foreigner rocked every single list, proving the staying power of one of rock’s most prolific bands. In some categories, Foreigner outshined contemporary major artists including Taylor Swift, Kid
ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO SEE ONE OF ROCK’S MOST POPULAR BANDS EVER PLAY LEGENDARY VENUES LIKE LONDON’S PALLADIUM AND MORE THAN A DOZEN OTHERS November 17, 2015 - They are universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world, and now Foreigner will rock across Europe for a massive Summer 2016 tour, certain to be some of the hottest tickets of the season. With a formidable musical arsenal that continues to propel sold-out tours and albu
Want to know what love is? We’ll let the Bristow HS choir show you as they #RockThenRoll for the chance of a lifetime powered by D4URS and Foreigner. Check out the video!
Foreigner’s music once again rocked the late night set, this time as Emmy-award winning actress Allison Janney dueted with Stephen Colbert for a theatrical interpretation of iconic hit, “Hot Blooded” on November 2nd's episode, as Janney promoted the new season of her CBS show, Mom.
NEW YORK, NY (October 28, 2015) – Returning for its 17th season, Foreigner joins Lincoln Center’s acclaimed series American Songbook which will continue to broaden its scope in celebrating the best in American singing and songwriting as interpreted by top performers and rising stars, with events at three Lincoln Center venues. The series will expand to Mesa Arts Center, in Mesa, Arizona, with three performances in March. And for the third time, American Songbook will partner with Prudential Investment Mana
Primetime’s biggest shows featured some of Foreigner’s greatest hits this week, as one of rock’s most legendary bands continues to live large on network television. On the October 27th episode of NBC’s The Voice, Adam Levine’s team went head to head, with Keith Semple performing “I Want To Know What Love Is,” against contestant Dustin Christensen who sang The Zac Brown Band’s “Free.” Ultimately, Foreigner’s music helped yet another Voice contestant make it to the next round, with Levine commenting Semple’s
Piper did her very first interview in an arena with Kelly Hansen, lead singer of Foreigner, in Columbus, Ohio on October 14, 2015. The interview was filmed in the production office at The Schottenstein Center prior to Foreigner's show with Def Leppard and Night Ranger. She was pretty amazed at all the moving parts backstage and all the different dressing rooms, offices, "quiet" rooms, etc. that the bands get. Everything was so organized, each person that was part of Foreigner's team had a job to do and they