ann wilson of heart is the next step of ann's journey. the step that puts it all together. the present meets the past and joins the timeless. all of the songs that make up the essence of ann wilson will be on display; heart songs, songs from ann’s solo projects, and songs that have influenced and inspired ann throughout her life. the show, like the woman herself, will know no bounds, joined - not backed - by a band of true artists ann’s true voice will be heard.
“the stage is a magical place where i can be beautifully in and out of control, where i can build a fire and then jump into it,” says the esteemed and pioneering rock and roll hall of fame legend who’s known for her force-of-nature vocals. “the stage is where i have always lived; where i've expressed my deepest emotions and supreme joys.” ann continues: “i suppose i am addicted to it. i’ve never been much good at talking, but i can sing, and when i sing i connect with people in a much deeper, higher way.”
what will fans experience at these shows? “people can expect the unexpected in 2017,” ann says. “a beautiful, classy set with an elegant, artistic production…the music will be a mix of songs that have powered my life; iconic soul stirring covers, songs from my years of solo work and the unforgettable songs of heart.” the name for the upcoming tour, explains ann, “is to give people a point of recognition; to help people understand who i am and where i came from."
“ann wilson of heart is what i have been preparing for all my life” says ann. “the time is right, and i’m ready.”