Alessia Cara at Orpheum
This young Canadian singer and songwriter has quickly climbed the ranks in the music industry. Starting out on YouTube singing acoustic covers at 13, Alessia Cara is now an award-winning 20-year-old musician signed with Def Jam Recordings. She released her first album in 2015, Know-It-All, which she is currently touring.
She is best known for the huge hit single “Here.” Narrating what the wallflower is thinking, it resonates with people who don’t like parties. It received over 500,000 streams the first week it was premiered. It was quickly identified as a top song or track not to miss by Spin, Cosmopolitan, Billboard, and Rolling Stone.
You can see Alessia Cara at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Minneapolis on Saturday, October 8th. The show starts at 7:30. Tickets are $39 – $45. You can find $6 downtown Minneapolis parking at the nearby Park and Shop ramps. They are a close walk to the venue and other hotspots. The discounted price starts after 4 pm.