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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dion Comes to Tropicana

 

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (August 17, 2015) – Known for creating some of the most vital and exciting doo-wop music on the American scene, Dion defined rock and roll for an entire generation. On Saturday, November 21, 2015, this beloved music icon will take the stage in the Tropicana Showroom at Tropicana Atlantic City.

Dion and his music represent a special time and place – a moment when a song could mean so much and a singer could sum up what it means to be young, in love and on top of the world. With his group Dion and the Belmonts, Dion earned a reputation for topping the charts with hits like “I Wonder Why,” “A Teenager in Love” and “Where or When.” They were pioneers in rock and roll, and they made music that has endured.

Going solo in 1960, Dion racked up a string of number-one hits that many still consider to be the best of the entire rock and roll era, from “Runaround Sue” to “Lovers Who Wander” to “The Wanderer.” Music Critics say he is the only first-generation rock and roll artist who has remained creative and relevant through the decades. In 1989, Dion was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and in 2007 he was nominated for a Grammy. His last three albums have some of his best work. He has never stopped making music, because people have never stopped listening.

The doors to the Tropicana Showroom will open at 7 p.m. and show time is at 8 p.m. Tickets are $47 for balcony seating, $57 for mezzanine seating, and $72 for orchestra seating. Tickets go on sale Friday, August 21, 2015 at the Tropicana Box Office or through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.com or 1.800.745.3000.

About Tropicana Atlantic City
Tropicana Casino & Resort is a 24-hour gaming destination located on the beach and Boardwalk. Featuring 2,079 rooms and suites and home of The Quarter, a 200,000 square foot entertainment complex, Tropicana is the premier resort in Atlantic City. With 24 restaurants, 25 shops, 18 bars and lounges, 2 pools, an IMAX Theatre and a spa, Tropicana is consistently rated as a “Must-See
Attraction” in Atlantic City. In spring 2015 Tropicana underwent a $50 million renovation, which includes its spectacular Multimedia Light and Sound Show, the addition of AtlantiCare
LifeCenter Fitness and renovations to its North Tower hotel rooms and casino. Must be 21. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. For more information, visit the official Web site at www.tropicana.net or:

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About Tropicana Entertainment
Tropicana Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: TCPA) is a publicly traded company that, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates eight casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Missouri, New Jersey and Aruba. Tropicana properties collectively have approximately 5,525 rooms, 8,035 slot positions and 304 table games. The company is based in Las Vegas, Nevada and is a majority –owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises, L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP).

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