Phil Collins to flog off 2016 U.S. Open by singing ‘In a Air Tonight’

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 10 (UPI) — British pop-music idol Phil Collins is to perform during his initial vital eventuality in 6 years during a opening night ceremonies for a 2016 U.S. Open.

The U.S. Tennis Association pronounced Collins will sing on a dusk of Aug. 29 in Arthur Ashe Stadium during a USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. His opening will be televised live by ESPN2 in a United States and by other broadcasters around a world.

“The opening night rite will applaud a new retractable roof built over Arthur Ashe Stadium that will be operational for a initial time in 2016,” a press recover said. “The large structure, that contains some-more than 6,500 tons of steel, is a largest retractable roof in tennis and took 3 years to complete. For a ceremony, a Oscar leader and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will perform his entrance solo single, ‘In a Air Tonight,’ that is a opening lane on his stirring album, ‘The Singles,’ to be expelled in October, along with a announcement of his autobiography, Not Dead Yet.”

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