LONDON, UK (27th Mar, 2017) – Acclaimed, multi-platinum selling, Oscar, Golden Globe, and 10x Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter John Legend will return to Europe to embark on his biggest tour yet this September and October.
The ‘Darkness and Light’ tour will arrive in Europe for a 24-show jaunt of the continent, beginning in Glasgow, Scotland on September 8th before culminating in Lisbon, Portugal on October 14th.
The news of the tour comes as John announces ‘Surefire’ – the second single to be lifted from the album ‘Darkness and Light,’ which was released to critical acclaim in December 2016. ‘Surefire’ will follow the album’s lead single ‘Love Me Now’, which has garnered over 157,000,000 Spotify streams worldwide, with the official video being viewed over 88,000,000 times on YouTube. Since the release of ‘Darkness and Light,’ John Legend has co-executive produced and starred in the box office smash ‘La La Land,’ which has gone on to win seven Golden Globe Awards and six Academy Awards, and performed the title track to the recent remake of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ with Ariana Grande.
The ‘Darkness and Light’ tour will visit:
Friday 8th September – Glasgow The SSE Hydro, Scotland
Saturday 9th September – Newcastle Metro Radio Arena, England
Sunday 10th September – Nottingham Motorpoint Arena, England
Tuesday 12th September – London O2 Arena, England
Friday 15th September – Leeds First Direct Arena, England
Saturday 16th September – Manchester Arena, England
Sunday 17th September – Liverpool Echo Arena, England
Tuesday 19th September – Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, Wales
Wednesday 20th September – Birmingham Barclaycard Arena, England
Friday 22nd September – Amsterdam Ziggo Dome, Netherlands
Saturday 23rd September – Luxembourg Rockhal, Luxembourg
Sunday 24th September – Hamburg Mehr! Theater, Germany
Tuesday 26th September – Stockholm Ericsson Globe, Sweden
Wednesday 27th September – Oslo Spektrum, Norway
Thursday 28th September – Copenhagen Royal Arena, Denmark
Saturday 30th September – Berlin Columbiahalle, Germany
Sunday 1st October – Munich Zenith, Germany
Wednesday 4th October – Paris AccorHotels Arena, France
Thursday 5th October – Belgium Forest National, Brussels
Sunday 8th October – Cologne Palladium, Germany
Monday 9th October – Frankfurt Jahrunderthalle, Germany
Tuesday 10th October – Zurich Samsung Hall, Switzerland
Thursday 12th October – Barcelona Palau Saint Jordi, Spain
Saturday 14th October – Lisbon MEO Arena, Portugal
Tickets for all shows of John Legend’s ‘Darkness and Light’ tour, expect Barcelona, will be available from www.livenation.co.uk at 9am GMT on Friday 31st March. Tickets for the show in Barcelona, Spain will be available from www.livenation.co.uk at 9am GMT on Wednesday 5th April.