Alicia Keys Happily Mobbed in RIO

A routine car check during her stay in RIO to perform for the Rock in RIO concert, led to singer, Alicia Keys being recognized by passersby on the streets of Santa Theresa.  Fans flocked to Keys, who was happy to give out hugs and take pictures with admirers.  Take a look at the famously makeup-free songstress sharing love in RIO!

ALICIA KEYS CAUSES A STIR IN RIO

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Rock in RIO 2017 This Weekend

Rock in RIO 2017 begins this weekend and a tourism report estimates the mega music festival will generate R$74 million.  Rock in Rio 2017 starts this weekend and will take place over the course of the next two weekends.  Show dates: September 15th, 16th, 17th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, and the 24th.

ROCK IN RIO 2017 TO GENERATE R$74 MILLION IN CITY TOURISM

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MetrôRio to Run Nonstop during Rock in Rio 2017

So here’s the skinny: the only way to reach Cidade do Rock (Rock City) for Rock in RIO 2017 (taking place on September 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23 and 24) is via public transportation.  As a convenience to the public, MetrôRio will operate 24 hours a day during the event.  Event organizers say that Rock in RIO will also feature a couple more surprises to make the event extra special, including a major upgrade to the Cidade do Rock space and special Rock in RIO performances in BRT terminals:

MetrôRio Announces 24 Hour Program During Rock in Rio 2017

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Lady Gaga Opening Rock in RIO 2017

Rah rah ah-ah-ah!  Gaga is–

Okay, we need a little more time to brush-up on our rhyming skills.  In the meantime Rock in RIO 2017 announced that Lady Gaga will headline opening night of the festival, which is coming to Barra da Tijuca’s Cidade do Rock at the Olympic Park in September.  Get the deets here!

http://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-entertainment/rock-in-rio-2017-announces-lady-gaga-to-headline-opening-night/

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