WESTLIFE ANNOUNCE 2020 ‘STADIUMS IN THE SUMMER’ TOUR
Irish pop superstars to reach more fans than ever before as they embark on their biggest UK outdoor tour to date
New Album Spectrum Released 15 November
Westlife – the UK’s top selling album group of the 21st Century – will tour the UK in 2020 with their 15-date Stadiums in the Summer Tour.
The spectacular summer tour, which includes a date at Stadiwm Zip World on Sunday 5 July 2020, will see the global pop kings perform all of their greatest hits including 'Swear It Again', ‘Flying Without Wings’ and ‘You Raise Me Up’ as well as sensational up-tempo new songs from their forthcoming new album ‘Spectrum’.
The tour, which covers some of the biggest outdoor venues in the UK, will conclude with Westlife’s first-ever Wembley Stadium show on Saturday 22 August.
Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday November 8 from www.ticketmaster.co.uk and directly through www.venuecymru.co.uk or by calling 01492 872000
Pre-sale tickets will go on sale at 9am Tuesday November 5 and can be accessed by pre-ordering Spectrum here
The Stadiums in the Summer announcement follows the phenomenal success of Westlife’s remarkable comeback and comes as the band prepares to release their brand new album ‘Spectrum’ on 15 November.
The Stadiwm Zip World date is presented by Orchard Live & LHG Events and follows the stunning success of this summer’s ‘Twenty Tour’ - Westlife’s fastest selling tour of all time.
“The reaction to our comeback tour was beyond anything any of us ever imagined so we’re going to do it all over again but this time in some of the largest outdoor venues in the UK. The shows are going to be incredible and will include all our greatest hits. We can’t wait to perform at Stadiwm Zip World in Colwyn Bay”, say the band.
Speaking about the Stadiums in the Summer Tour coming to Stadiwm Zip World, Orchard Live Director Pablo Janczur said: “We’ve set a precedent for big name artists in Colwyn Bay over the years, so we’re delighted we’ve been able to attract another high calibre artist for 2020. Westlife are one of the biggest names in music and we’re looking forward to singing along to their armory of hits!”
Liz Doogan-Hobbs MBE, CEO of LHG Events said, ”We are delighted to be working with Orchard Live in bringing Westlife to Colwyn Bay. Pablo and his team have established Stadiwm Zip World as a premier concert venue in the North West, and we know fans will love this show! Come and sing your hearts out! We look forward to seeing you all there”
Westlife have sold more than 55 million records worldwide and are the only band to have their first seven singles enter the UK chart at No.1. They also have the most singles of any artist to debut at No.1 in the UK. Overall the band have had an incredible 14 No.1 singles, behind only Elvis Presley and The Beatles. They have had 33 No.1 albums worldwide and as a live act have sold 5 million concert tickets worldwide.
Stadiums in the Summer Tour will see Westlife play the following dates:
- Fri 19 – Norwich, Carrow Road
- Sun 21 – Peterborough, The Weston Homes Stadium
- Fri 26 – Cardiff, Cardiff City Stadium
- Sat 27 – Falkirk, Falkirk Stadium
- Jun 28 – Inverness, Inverness Caledonian Stadium
- Fri 03 – Southampton, The Ageas Bowl
- Sat 04 – Plymouth, Home Park
- Sun 05 - Colwyn Bay, Stadiwm Zipworld
- Fri 10 – Hull, Hull College Craven Park Stadium
- Sat 11 Jul – Colchester, Castle Park
- Sun 12 – Gloucester, Kingsholm Stadium
- Thurs 16 – Leicester, Fischer County Ground
- Fri 17 – Kent, The Spitfire Ground
- Sat 18 – Durham, Emirates Riverside