The most anticipated concerts of 2023

Here’s a look at the must-see concerts happening across the DFW area this year.

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An exciting year is ahead for Fort Worth.

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It’s always special when your favorite artist releases new music, but nothing compares to watching them perform live.

Although concert announcements are still dropping every day, this year’s slate already appears to rival 2022’s with colossal pop, rock, R&B, and country tours on the horizon.

Here is a list of some of the most anticipated concerts that are sure to be hot tickets across the Fort Worth Dallas-metro.

Winter 🎶

Ryan Bingham | Catch the “Yellowstone” actor perform in the Stockyards

  • Dates: Thursday, Feb. 2
  • Venue: Billy Bob’s Texas
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Bruce Springsteen’s International 2023 Tour | Featuring The E Street Band

  • Dates: Friday, Feb. 10
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
  • Tickets
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Carrie Underwood final performance at Sydney Opera House, Australia.

Photo via Wiki Commons

Spring 🎤

MUSE’s “Will of The People Tour” | With special guests Evanescence and ONE OK ROCK

  • Dates: Friday, March 3
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
  • Tickets

Carrie Underwood: “The Denim & Rhinestones Tour” | Featuring country singer-songwriter Jimmie Allen

  • Dates: Wednesday, March 8
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
  • Tickets

SZA: “SOS Tour” | With special guest Omar Apollo

  • Dates: Friday, March 10
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
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Lil Durk | Featuring Nardo Wick and Finesse2tymes

  • Dates: Saturday, March 25
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
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Luke Combs: “2023 World Tour” | Accompanied by special guests Riley Green, Lainey Wilson, Flatland Cavalry and Brent Cobb

  • Dates: Saturday, March 25
  • Venue: AT&T Stadium
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Taylor Swift: “The Eras Tour” | Featuring special guests MUNA and GAYLE, beabadoobee, and Gracie Abrams

  • Dates: Friday, March 31-Sunday April 2
  • Venue: AT&T Stadium
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New Edition’s “The Legacy Tour” | Featuring a New Jack Swing reunion with Keith Sweat and the original members of GUY (Teddy Riley, Aaron Hall, and Damion Hall) and TANK

  • Dates: Sunday, April 2
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
  • Tickets

Billy Joel and Stevie Nicks | The one-night-only show marks the first time the two have ever performed on the same stage in Texas.

  • Dates: Saturday, April 8
  • Venue: AT&T Stadium
  • Tickets

Kenny Loggins: “This is it” | With support from Yacht Rock Revue

  • Dates: Saturday, April 28
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
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Ed Sheeran’s "+ – = ÷ x Tour” | Accompanied by special guests Khalid and Dylan.

  • Dates: Saturday, May 6
  • Venue: AT&T Stadium
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Brooks & Dunn “Reboot Tour 2023” | With special guest Scotty McCreery

  • Dates: Saturday, May 6
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
  • Tickets

Koe Wetzel 2023 ‘Road to Hell Paso’ | The tour is only making three stops in Texas.

  • Dates: Friday, June 9
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
  • Tickets
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Paramore is coming to Cowtown this summer.

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Summer 🎵

Blink 182: “American Tour 2023" | With special guest Turnstile

  • Dates: Wednesday, July 5
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
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Paramore: “North American Tour” | With special appearances from Foals and The Linda Lindas

  • Dates: Saturday, July 8
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
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Thomas Rhett: “Home Team Tour 23” | With special guests Cole Swindell and Nate Smith

  • Dates: Thursday, Aug. 3
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
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Metallica: M72 World Tour | With special guests Pantera and Mammoth WVH and Five Finger Death Punch and Ice Nine Kills.

  • Dates: Friday, Aug. 18 + Sunday, Aug. 20
  • Venue: AT&T Stadium
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Sam Smith: “Gloria The Tour” | Featuring Jessie Reyez, who performs on Sam’s forthcoming album, “Gloria”

  • Dates: Thursday, Sept. 7
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
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Arctic Monkeys “North American Tour 2023" | With special guests Fontaines D.C.

  • Dates: Saturday, Sept. 16
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
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Madonna’s “The Celebration Tour” | The global outing will feature the singer performing four decades of hits.

  • Dates: Monday, Sept. 18
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
  • Tickets

Beyoncé: “Renaissance World Tour” | This is the Texas native’s first tour since her 2018 co-headlining On the Run II Tour with Jay-Z.

  • Dates: Thursday, Sept. 21
  • Venue: AT&T Stadium
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Luke Bryan’s “Country on Tour 2023" | With special guests Chayce Beckham, Jackson Dean, Hailey Whitters, and DJ Rock

  • Dates: Friday, Sept. 29
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
  • Tickets

PINK’s “Summer Carnival Tour” | With a special appearance from Brandi Carlile

  • Dates: Friday, Sept. 29
  • Venue: Globe Life Field
  • Tickets
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Shania Twain will perform with Lily Rose at Dickies Arena.

Photo by Republic Nashville Records via Wiki Commons

Fall 🎙️

Shania Twain: “Queen of Me Tour” | With an opening performance from Lily Rose

  • Dates: Friday, Oct. 13
  • Venue: Dickies Arena
  • Tickets

Anita Baker: “The Songstress” | Featuring special guest Babyface

  • Dates: Sunday, Dec. 17
  • Venue: American Airlines Center
  • Tickets
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