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Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande performing April 7

Posted at 9:53 PM, Mar 25, 2016

Two more big names have been added to the list of performers who will help celebrate the grand opening of the T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip.

GRAMMY-nominated artist Nicki Minaj with special guest Ariana Grande will perform on April 7.

Tickets went on sale on March 25. 

Minaj is currently in the middle of an international tour and Grande is getting ready for the May 20 release of her album "Dangerous Woman."

The first concert at the new arena will feature The Killers, who got their start in Las Vegas, and Wayne Newton, who is known as "Mr. Las Vegas." They will be joined by Shamir.

Guns N' Roses will perform April 8 and 9 with special guest Alice in Chains.

Other performers in T-Mobile's lineup include The Dixie Chicks, Janet Jackson, Garth Brooks, George Strait and Billy Joel.

The Pac-12 basketball tournament has also announced that it will be moving to the new arena.