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Prince announces next round of shows at the Forum

April 25, 2011 | 10:57 pm

Prince has announced the next three shows of his 21-night "Welcome 2 America Live" Los Angeles residency at the Forum in Inglewood. They'll take place Thursday through Sunday, April 28 to 30. Tickets for the shows go on sale at noon Pacific Time on Tuesday at Ticketmaster.com. 

According to a recently issued press release, "roughly 85 percent" of the tickets will be $25 including service fees. "It's like 1975 with tickets at $25," Prince said. "I want all of my fans to have the opportunity to come out for the show."

Special guests are expected. So far during Prince's 21 days, guests have included Sheila E., Alicia Keys and Cee Lo Green. On other gigs during the tour, Chaka Khan, Esperanza Spalding, Maceo Parker and Cassandra Wilson have appeared. The remaining dates are expected to be announced shortly.

-- Randall Roberts