Top 5 Must-See Concerts in Phoenix This Week

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Miley Cyrus - Thursday, February 27 - US Airways Center

At times, it's hard to tell where Miley Cyrus' public persona ends and where the real human being begins, but the singer takes some significant steps away from her cutesy Disney Channel image on her latest album, Bangerz. New strains of hip-hop are woven within anthemic pop structures, and guest appearances by Nelly, Ludacris and Big Sean, along with production by Pharrell Williams and will.i.am, increase her overall credibility.

As with so many pop stars, most of her songs were factory-assembled and co-written by a horde of the usual suspects, but Cyrus' personality nonetheless shines through on relatively personal and vulnerable ballads such as "Wrecking Ball." Despite the tempest in a teapot she stirred with her infamous plushie-twerking collisions at last year's MTV Video Music Awards, Cyrus is relatively down-to-earth, coming off as the only celebrity with an ounce of sincerity and genuine warmth at Ryan Seacrest's recent New Year's Eve horror show in Times Square. -- Falling James

See also: Why Phoenix's Biggest Miley Cyrus Fan Matt Peterson Should Be Admired

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Comerica Theatre

400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ

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Celebrity Theatre

440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, AZ

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Pub Rock

8005 E. Roosevelt St., Scottsdale, AZ

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Last Exit Live

717 S. Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ

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US Airways Center

201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, AZ

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Monica Balcazar
Monica Balcazar

You guys forgot Gloria Trevi on Celebrity Theater on Friday 28th She's Mexican pop-rock singer-songwriter. Called the "Supreme Diva of Mexican Pop" by the music channel VH1, Trevi has sold more than 20 million records :) just saying

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