Westlife to announce May 2012 ‘Greatest Hits’ UK tour & tickets14/09/2011 21:30
NOTE that Gillian said on Twitter that according to Shane, tickets for Westlife’s Greatest Hits Tour 2012 will not be on sale until October:
Gillfilanoffic: Shane said westlife tour not on sale till October … Management checking out website now x
Irish boy band Westlife are set to announce a new UK tour for May 2012!
After a hugely successful UK tour earlier this year, kings of the charts Westlife are understood to be hitting the road once again in May 2012 to wow audiences up and down the country.
Westlife are among the world’s most prolific touring acts, with ten sell out tours already under their belts, including playing to a sell out crowd at the legendary Croke Park in Dublin. They have sold more tickets at London’s Wembley Arena than any other act and have played a record number of dates there.
Westlife, who will release their ‘Westlife: The Greatest Hits’ album on November 21st, will be visiting some of the biggest venues in the country playing out their biggest hits including tracks form their recent albums ‘Where We Are’ and ‘Gravity’. More tour dates are expected to be confirmed during the lead-up to the tour.
‘Westlife: The Greatest Hits’ will feature hits from the band’s entire career so far and is released in the UK on November 21st 2011. Westlife have sold an astonishing 44 million albums since they formed in 1998.
The Westlife boys said: “It’s almost hard to believe that we’ve been doing this for as long as we have. We’re incredibly proud of what we’ve achieved and are looking forward to releasing our Greatest Hits as a special thank you to our fans who have supported us throughout our career.”
There are two versions of the album available including a standard CD featuring the Greatest Hits plus brand new tracks as well as a 2CD/DVD deluxe version including the Greatest Hits, brand new tracks and video footage.
Westlife’s 2012 UK tour dates will be announced at Stereoboard.com in the coming weeks!
Westlife Tickets and are set to go onsale in October.