Sunday, November 29, 2009

Callea Thrilled, Honoured At Houston Gig

With over 170 million combined album, singles and videos sold worldwide during her musical career, Whitney Houston has established a benchmark for superstardom that may never be eclipsed.

Whitney's Australian concert performances will see her performing all of her greatest hits, along with new songs from her recent Top 10 album, I Look To You, showcasing why she remains a singular force in music today and one the world's most beloved pop icons.

Aria award winning/multi platinum singer and still the holder of Australia's Highest and Fastest selling single, Anthony Callea will be Special Guest on the 'Nothing But Love' tour.

'There's not one person that wouldn't know the iconic singer, Whitney Houston. Ever since I can remember, she has always been one of the finest vocalist's around. Her true talent and powerful vocals are unique and have obviously passed the test of time. I am quite thrilled and honoured to be asked to be part of the 'Nothing but Love' tour. As a singer, Whitney is definitely one of those vocalists I look up to and to be sharing the same stage with one of the world's original pop divas is definitely one of those moments I will remember for a very long time. I know it will be an amazing night.' says Anthony Callea.

Callea to support Whitney Houston

Anthony Callea has just been announced as the support act for the 2010 Whitney Houston Concert Tour of Australia!

Anthony, who is in the words of Presenter Andrew McManus 'one of Australia’s most recognized singers and performers' will be opening for Ms Houston at the following-

February 22 : Brisbane (Entertainment Centre)
February 24 : Sydney (Acer Arena)
February 27 : Hunter Valley (Hope Estate Winery)
March 01 : Melbourne (Rod Laver Arena)
March 04 : Adelaide (Entertainment Centre)
March 06 : Perth (Members Equity Stadium)
March 07 : Perth (Members Equity Stadium)


For Syd/Melb/Bris shows - 132 849

For Perth & Hunter Valley shows - 136 100

Ticket Prices: Diamond - $195, Gold - $165, Silver - $125 and GA (for Hope Estate only) - $95

Friday, November 20, 2009

Stars Of Christmas

Great news for those of us who adored Anthony's version of O Holy Night. It has been included on a new Christmas Compliation available now.

'Stars of Christmas' brings together a host of all time great Australian artists bringing their distinctive vocals to some of the greatest Christmas tracks. This album is sure to put some cheer in your Christmas stocking!

Track Listing

1.Jessica Mauboy - Miss You Most (At Christmas Time)
2.Guy Sebastian - The Christmas Song
3.Katie Noonan - Maybe This Christmas
4.Hugh Sheridan - The Christmas Waltz
5.Human Nature - Away In A Manger
6.Amy Pearson - All I Want For Christmas Is You
7.Natalie Bassingthwaighte & Shannon Noll - Please Come Home For Christmas
8.Anthony Callea - O Holy Night
9.John Farnham - One Little Christmas Tree
10.David Campbell - Jingle Bell Rock
11.Cassie Davis - Joy To The World
12.Mark Vincent - Grown Up Christmas List
13.Delta Goodrem - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
14.Damien Leith - This Christmas
15.Adam Harvey - Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
16.Wes Carr - I Believe In Father Christmas
17.Sam Moran - Silent Night

Album or individual tracks can be downloaded from iTunes and BigPond or the physical album can be purchased at JB HiFi stores.

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Anthony The Ambassador

Anthony Callea has been announced as the 2009 Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight Ambassador.

For the past 5 years he has definitely cemented his name as a true favourite at the carols and this year will be no exception. Anthony was also Amassador in 2007.

"I couldn't imagine spending Christmas Eve any other way than being part of Vision Australia's Carols by Candlelight. I feel honoured once again to be asked to be their ambassador and I look forward to working with this wonderful organisation to help promote the amazing work they do for the vision impaired in the country."

The Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight is broadcasted nationally on Christmas Eve on the Nine Network.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

How Tweet It Is!

The happy tweets of Anthony Callea and partner Tim Campbell didn't just keep their fans amused during the pairs recent foray to Flemington, it seems certain members of the press enjoyed them too!

Champion Deal

Anthony Callea has signed with 'Super Manager' David Champion, who envisages a very successful partnership between the two.

As mentioned in the article above, Callea will record some 'Dance/Pop Anthems' for his third album, to be released next year, but fear not all you 'ballad' lovers, Anthony posted on his official forum that there will be some ballads in the mix as well.

Friday, November 6, 2009

Tasty Treat!

Those lucky enough to be able to receive the new Channel 7 high definition station
7Two are in for a tasty treat - in more ways than one!

Filmed 2 years ago, 'The F Word' is a cooking show where each week, top chef Matt Moran works with an amateur team of cooks to put together a menu to feed fifty people...and on the show airing November 13th, one of those people is singer/songwriter Anthony Callea.

Tune in at 8.30 Friday to catch the show.

Thursday, November 5, 2009

Dashing Duo

They may not have had much luck in the betting ring, but Anthony Callea and partner Tim Campbell were big winners in the fashion stakes at the Spring Racing Carnival Oaks Day Race Meeting held at Flemington Racecourse today.

In a short interview with Johanna Griggs on Channel 7, Anthony intimated that his third album is progressing well and should be released early next year.