Beach Boys frontman Mike Love and the band come to town on Jan. 20.

Atlanta Concerts this week: The Beach Boys, Toni Braxton


The Beach Boys

Armed with a set list stocked with singalongs such as “I Get Around,” “Good Vibrations,” “Wouldn’t It Be Nice” and “Kokomo,” there is no doubt that the Beach Boys will keep fans engaged at this afternoon performance. The current version of the band is led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who are joined by Jeffrey Foskett, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill, Keith Hubacher, Scott Totten and Christian Love.

2:30 p.m. Jan. 20. $47-$120. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. 1-800-745-3000,


A$AP Rocky

In May, New York rapper A$AP Rocky released his third studio album, “Testing,” which spawned the mega worldwide hit, “Praise the Lord (Da Shine)” and features guest appearances from T.I., Frank Ocean and Moby. Earlier this month, Rocky (born Rakim Mayers) kicked off his 18-city “Injured Generation” tour in Minneapolis.

With Ski Mask the Slump God. 8 p.m. Jan. 23. $39.50-$55. Infinite Energy Arena, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. 770-626-2464,

Toni Braxton

The R&B songbird will run through her hits (“Breathe Again,” “You Mean the World to Me,” “You’re Makin’ Me High,” “Un-Break My Heart”) as well as songs from her latest album, “Sex & Cigarettes.” The first single from the album, “Long As I Live,” topped the Billboard Adult R&B chart and is nominated for two Grammys at next month’s ceremony. It also helped name this “As Long As I Live” tour, which will run through March 3.

With SWV. 8 p.m. Jan. 23. $76.10-$171.85. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 1-855-285-8499,

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Melissa Ruggieri
Melissa Ruggieri
Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers music and entertainment news for the AJC. She remembers when MTV was awesome.