Seal made his entry in the music industry by collaborating with the house producer, Adamski on a song titled, Killer which became a big hit in the 1990s. He soon became one of the best soul vocalists of the decade and released many hit singles like, Kiss From a Rose, Love’s Devine and Amazing among others. Over the years, Seal has enjoyed a very high level of success as two of his nine studio albums went multi platinum in the United Kingdom. He has also bagged four Grammy Awards. He is famous for making headlines wherever he goes and he is about to do that once again as he hits the road. Grab your Seal Concert tickets and catch him live.
Seal is one of the most popular figures in the music industry who appeared on the scene in 1990 when he teamed up with the producer, Adamski for his breakthrough song, Killer. The track was a major hit in the United Kingdom and also featured in the film, ‘Miami Twice.’ Seal did not stop there and released many hits singles like, Kiss from a Rose, Love’s Devine, Get it Together and Waiting for You which helped him make his mark in the industry.
Seal released his latest record, ‘7’ in 2015 which performed well on the charts and was certified gold in France. The four time Grammy Award winner is now going on ha tour to support it and you can be among the lucky ones to experience his performance live if you get your Seal Concert tickets in time.
Turning an opportunity into gold
Olusegun Adeola Akabri Samuel or better known by his stage name as Seal was born to the proud parents, Adebisi Ogundeji and Francis Samuel in England. When he graduated with an agricultural degree, he took multiple jobs around London, including designing leather clothing and electrical engineering. Seal soon decided to pursue his true passion of singing and started to perform in local bars and clubs. He then became a part of an English funk group, Push in 1987 with whom he toured Japan. While in Thailand, he joined a blues band and later travelled to India on his own.
Once he returned to England, fate intervened in the form of a meeting with the house and techno producer, Adamski for whom he recorded a song, Killer. It became a monstrous hit in the United Kingdom and earned him an Ivor Novello Award. Seal soon signed with ZTT Records through which he released his eponymous debut record which went double platinum in the UK and reached the first spot on the UK Albums chart. It got the artist a Brit Award in 1992 for the ‘Best British Album’ and received four and a half stars out of five from AllMusic. Out of record’s five singles, Crazy reached number one position in many countries and was certified silver in the UK.
Seal and Human Being
After the success of his first album, Seal reunited with Trevor Horn who produced his second self-titled record which was released in 1994. It got great reception from the critics as Rolling Stone gave it four stars out of five. It topped the UK Albums chart and went four times platinum in the United States. The record was supported by six singles out of which, Kiss from a Rose was certified gold in France, United Kingdom and the United States. The song was also featured in the popular film, ‘Batman Forever.’ It also got them three Grammy Awards for the ‘Record of the Year,’ the ‘Song of the Year’ and the ‘Best Male Pop Vocal Performance’ in 1996.
Four years later, Seal put out his third studio record, ‘Human Being’ through Warner Bros. Record as a tribute to late rappers, Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls. The album received mixed reviews from the critics and was certified silver and gold in the UK and US respectively. It included a song, Lost My Faith which was used in the closing credits of the 1999 film, ‘Entrapment’ starring Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta-Jones.
Reaching the top
After taking a five year break from recording, Seal returned with bang with his new record, ‘Seal IV’ in 2003 which put him back in the Top Ten of the U.K album chart. It also reached the third spot on the Billboard 200. It sold more than one million copies worldwide and went gold in both the United States and the United Kingdom. He kept on going in the right direction and went on to release five studio albums more out of which, ‘Soul’ went platinum in the UK, Canada and Switzerland whereas diamond in France. It produced five singles and received four stars out of five from Allmusic.
In addition to studio records, Seal has also come out with two live, two compilation and four video albums so far. Moreover he has also acted as a coach on ‘The Voice’ in 2012 and 2013 and has bagged three Brit and four Grammy Awards in total. Now you can enjoy his performance live as he goes on his tour. Get your Seal Concert tickets and watch him in person.
Seal Tickets Prices
Currently the average price for Seal tickets is $142. The date and location for this event is 25-Oct-17 at B.B. King Blues Club & Grill - New York, New York. The minimum get-in price for Seal tickets is $52.
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|Melvin Seals||New York||25-Oct-17||$142||$52|
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