Beyonce & Solange Knowles to Perform Benefit Concert in Minneapolis | July 16th, 2009

Beyonce & Solange Knowles to Perform Benefit Concert in Minneapolis on July 16


NEW YORK, June 25 /PRNewswire/ — International superstar Beyonce will perform at the Target Center in Minneapolis, MN on July 16to benefit the Charles & Phyllis Newman Foundation and the KnowlesFamily charitable organization, The Survivor Foundation. One of themost widely recognized and highly respected women in pop music and astrong supporter of philanthropic efforts, Beyonce’s latest album I Am . . . Sasha Fiercehas spawned the worldwide hit “If I were a Boy,” and the U.S. numberone single “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)”. Fellow soul songstress,and sister, Solange will join Beyonce as a special guest.

The concert will be for one night only and fans will enjoy liveperformances of chart-topping music from Beyonce and Solange. Concerttickets range from $39.00 to $1,000.00 and are available now at Target Center’s Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at or call 1.800.745.3000. Doors open at 5:30 PM on July 16.

About The Newman Foundation:

The Newman Foundation supports programs of National andInternational significance that promote medical research and discoveryin humans and animals that add to the quality of life and longevity oftheir lives.

About The Survivor Foundation:

The Survivor Foundation helps to transform the lives of survivors ofsocial, economic and catastrophic hardships by providing assistance,education and support.

Charles & Phyllis Newman Foundation