Cyndi Lauper will take a “Detour” and bring her new country sounds to Atlanta in June.
The pop star – who has tackled everything from blues to Broadway – will release her “Detour” album May 6 and perform at Atlanta Symphony Hall on June 5.
Tickets to the show – which will feature a special guest to be announced (not Boy George, who is joining Lauper on some other dates) – will go on sale at 10 a.m. March 11 for $35.50-$99.50 through all Ticketmaster outlets, www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
A presale with the password CYNDITOUR2016 begins at 10 a.m. March 8; members of Lauper’s fan club can purchase tickets beginning at noon March 10.
The “Detour” album – which will be released on vinyl and as well as on CD and digitally – includes guest appearances from country hotshots including Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss, Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris, as well as some patented yodeling from Jewel.