Must-See Toronto Concerts For August 2016


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Now that many of the festivals are starting to wrap up, it’s now time to see your favourite artist on their latest summer tour. There are many big tours making their rounds in Toronto this summer. From Pitbull to Kanye West, here are a few must-see concerts which are slated to hit the 6ix this month.

Pitbull will be performing The Bad Man Tour at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre on Wednesday, August 10th. The Cuban-American rapper is known for his over the top shows, featuring dancers, a band, and special guests who help create a party atmosphere for his fans. He will be wrapping up his tour in Miami at on November 5th.

Following the footsteps of fellow X Factor alumni Leonia Lewis and Cher Lloyd, the American girl group Fifth Harmony have found wide success within the music industry. They will be hitting the Molson Ampitheatre on Tuesday, August 11th showing off their pitch-perfect harmonies, as their name suggests, along with special guest JoJo.

The up-and-coming pop singer-songwriter and fellow Torontonian, Shawn Mendes will be taking the stage at the Air Canada Center on Sunday, August 21st. The young star’s rise to fame began through his six second covers on the popular app Vine, and has won over the hearts of many, continuously growing his fan base with each new single he produces.

Singer, songwriter, actress and filmmaker, Barbara Streisand will be hitting Toronto on Tuesday, August, 23rd. The multi-award winning singer will be performing at the Air Canada Center this summer celebrating six decades of number one albums. No matter where she performs, she always wow’s the crowd with her incredible voice.

The controversial yet incredibly talented Kanye West will be knocking out the Air Canada Center on August 30th and 31st, with The Saint Pablo Tour. Known for his incredibly entertaining, emotional and over the top sets, the rapper’s upcoming show is one you won’t want to miss.