Bryan Adams: So Happy It Hurts 2023 Tour with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
Canadian singer-songwriter Bryan Adams has had a prolific and successful music career spanning several decades. Adams first rose to fame with his 1983 album “Cuts Like a Knife,” which contained hits like “Straight From the Heart” and the title track. He followed that up with the even more successful “Reckless” in 1984, which included hits like “Summer of ’69,” “Heaven,” and “Run to You.” The album went diamond in the US and Canada and cemented Adams’ status as a major rock star.
Adams continued to release successful albums throughout the 80s and 90s, including “Into the Fire” (1987), “Waking Up the Neighbours” (1991), and “18 til I Die” (1996). He also wrote and performed the hit song “All for Love” with Sting and Rod Stewart for the soundtrack of the 1993 film “The Three Musketeers.” With over 100 million records sold worldwide, Adams has been inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and has won numerous awards, including a Grammy for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television in 1992 for “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You,” the theme song for the film “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.”
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts are an American rock band formed in 1979, fronted by the iconic singer Joan Jett. The band’s signature sound is a blend of punk rock, hard rock, and pop elements, characterized by Jett’s raw vocals, catchy guitar riffs, and energetic stage presence. The band’s breakthrough came in 1981 with the hit song “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll,” which topped the charts and became one of the most recognizable rock anthems of all time.
Since then, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts have released numerous successful albums and hit singles, including “Bad Reputation,” “Crimson and Clover,” “I Hate Myself for Loving You,” and “Do You Wanna Touch Me (Oh Yeah).” The band has also been recognized for their influential contributions to the punk and rock scenes, with Jett often cited as a trailblazing female musician and feminist icon. Over the course of their career, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts have sold over 10 million records worldwide and have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.