Tyler plays Today tomorrow
Thursday, June 23, 2016
– Steven Tyler will headline NBC's Today show Citi Concert Series tomorrow.
Performing live from Rockefeller Plaza, the Aerosmith front man will preview tracks from his debut solo album, "We're All Somebody From Somewhere," out July 15 worldwide on Dot Records, which is part of the Big Machine Label Group.
Following the appearance, Tyler will release the title track to country radio and digital retail partners everywhere.
Tyler will launch a 19-city solo tour, Steven Tyler Out on a Limb this summer. Backed by his Nashville-based band, Loving Mary, Tyler will mix music and stories.
Tyler already has released "Red, White and You" and "Love is Your Name" as singles, but neither gained much radio airplay.
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