NYC concerts: Cher, Bob Dylan, more must-see shows

Whether you live and breathe pop, hip-hop or rock music, there's a concert for you.

There's no shortage of high-profile bands and artists slated to perform in NYC, from Cher to Bob Dylan to Shawn Mendes. You'll want to purchase tickets for these shows now.

Here's who to see around the city.

Bob Dylan (Nov. 24 through Dec. 1)

Bob Dylan's Never Ending Tour is a changin' for the better for New York City fans. The artist has locked in a seven-night Beacon Theatre residency this holiday season, Live Nation announced Friday. Dylan will take his tour to the city for the first time this year on Nov. 23 and stick around for encore shows on Nov. 24, 26, 27, 29, 30 and Dec. 1. The residency is a two-show boost from the last time he hit the historic venue in 2017. (Beacon Theatre,

Travis Scott (Nov. 27-28)

The rapper and wing of the Kardashian empire, Scott garnered strong reviews for his August album, "Astroworld." Expect a guest appearance or two; everyone from Drake to Stevie Wonder appears on the album. (Nov. 27 and 28, Madison Square Garden,

Mitski (Nov. 30, Dec 1 and 2)

"Be the Cowboy," the latest album by the indie-rock singer-songwriter, has been hailed by Pitchfork, The Guardian and others, and it's also been her highest charting of her career. (Nov. 30, Dec 1 and 2, Brooklyn Steel,


Mariah Carey (March 25, 2019)

Mariah Carey is headed on the road this spring with a 22-city "Caution" world tour, named after her upcoming 15th studio album. Tickets go on sale Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. (March 25, Radio City Music Hall,

Cher (May 2, 2019)

Cher heads back out on the road with the "Here We Go Again" tour, her first in five years. After an appearance in "Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again," the artist is expected to release an ABBA tribute album on Sept. 28. (May 2, Barclays Center,

Pink (May 21, 2019)

The "What About Us" singer just didn't get enough of New York City the first time around. She's added a second Madison Square Garden stop on her Beautiful Trauma Tour, extending the run into 2019. (May 21 at 7 p.m., Madison Square Garden,

Shawn Mendes (Aug. 24, 2019)

There will be nothin' holding Shawn Mendes back when he heads out on his world tour next spring. The "Treat You Better" singer will be performing tracks off his self-titled album, due out May 25. (Aug. 24, Barclays Center,

Carrie Underwood (Oct. 2, 2019)

Carrie Underwood released her latest album, "Cry Pretty," this fall, but the country singer will wait until 2019 to head out on tour to celebrate. (Oct. 2, Madison Square Garden,