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She's an an absolute music icon, legend and successful songwriter.
Carole King, who has a career that spans decades, is touring Australia throughout February.
We all know her classic hits such as "Natural Woman", covered by many artists namely Aretha Franklin and Celine Dion. Others include "I Feel The Earth Move," "It's Too Late," and "You've Got A Friend" just to name a few.
Carole King had her first number one at age 18, with the hit "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow". Now she is 70 proving that her talent and songs are timeless. Her most successful album "Tapestry" is one of 25 albums she has to her credit.
Accompanying her on tour will be Australian singer, songwriter, guitarist Shane Howard. He was in the band Goanna, who had the hit "Solid Rock" before pursuing his own solo career.
Unfortunately, if you leave it to the last minute like I have and haven't bought tickets to the Adelaide and Canberra shows, you'll miss out as they're both sold out. There are tickets available for dates in Brisbane, Sydney, Hunter Valley, Margaret River, and one date left in Melbourne.
Carole King tour dates:
Canberra, Royal Theatre - Thursday Feb 7 (sold out) Brisbane, Entertainment Centre - Wednesday Feb 13
Sydney, Entertainment Centre - Thursday Feb 14
Hunter Valley, Hope Estate winery - Saturday Feb 16
Melbourne, The Plenary - Monday Feb 18 (sold out) & Tuesday Feb 19
Adelaide, Festival Theatre - Wednesday Feb 20 (sold out)
Leeuwin Estate Winery, Margaret River, WA - Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 Feb.