LAS VEGAS – Gwen Stefani, the newest headliner on the Las Vegas Strip, made her big debut on Wednesday. Stefani's "Just A Girl" seat is officially on Planet Hollywood.
The pop star is just one of many big names deciding to bring their hits to the city, which is a change from the past when you perform on Las Vegas Strip meant the end of the star's career. But these times are long gone. Now some of the biggest stars at the peak of their career have residences on the Stip.
"It is one of the icons of our time, and for them it is a place where people can come and see them, I have been fortunate enough to see them live many times, and it is one of them fantastic actor, "said producer Justin Tranter.
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Other successful strip actors, such as Bruno Mars and Jennifer Lopez, have enjoyed great success with strip residences. But stars like Mariah Carey and Ricky Martin are fighting, said Scott Roeben of Vital Vegas.
"Coming to Las Vegas for a long-term show was kind of a joke," Roeben said. "It was really where artists were at the end of their careers, and now they're a little over, they've certainly proven it's a viable way to make a lot of money."
Brittany Spears & # 39; show spent over $ 130 million during its four-year residency. According to Roeben, it was Celine Dion's residence that changed the game. It brought in more than $ 230 million.