Irish pop superstars to reach more fans than ever before as they embark on their biggest UK outdoor tour to date.
Saturday 27th June – The Falkirk Stadium
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 The Falkirk Stadium on Saturday 27th June, 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’.
Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday November 8 from www.gigsinscotland.com.
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 Falkirk date is presented by DF Concerts & 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 The Falkirk Stadium, say the band.
Speaking about the Stadiums in the Summer Tour coming to The Falkirk Stadium, Andy Thomson, Chairman, Falkirk FC (Events) Ltd, said: “We are delighted to be hosting another landmark event, bringing the community together and once again showcasing The Falkirk Stadium as a first class venue for world class artists.
“Westlife’s Stadiums in the Summer Tour will provide a substantial boost to the local economy as well as a attracting tens of thousands of concert goers to the Falkirk area.”
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.
Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday November 8 from www.gigsinscotland.com