Ed Sheeran announces 2018
FOLLOWING his triumphant Glastonbury
Festival headline performance, Ed Sheeran is delighted to announce his
nationwide 2018 UK stadium tour, marking the biggest tour of his career to date!
Kicking off at Belfast's Boucher Playing Fields, on 9 May 2018, Ed will follow
with shows in the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, on 24 May 2018. He will finish the
tour at Cardiff's Principality Stadium, on 22 June 2017. General sale commences,
on Saturday, 8 July 2017, at 10am, aside from Belfast, which will be on sale, at
9am, on the same date, at:-
NB - there are no presales for this tour. All tickets will only become
available, on Saturday, 8 July 2017, at 10am, aside from Belfast, which will be
available, at 9am, on the same date.
Ed's 2018 tour news; which is on course to become the UK's biggest tour routing
of 2018; closely follows the troubadours' phenomenal Glastonbury headline
performance. Commanding thousands, at the Pyramid Stage, on Sunday evening,
pulling in 1 of the festivals' biggest ever crowds, and with over 3 million
viewers tuning in from home, Ed continues his rise as one of the world's most
successful and unique musical talents. Next year's tour will see 26 year old
Sheeran return to Wembley Stadium for the first time since his record breaking
stint in 2015, when he became the 1st ever artist to play the stadium solo [with
just his loop pedal and guitar] over 3 consecutive, sold out nights.
Released in March this year, Ed's 3rd studio
album:- 'divide' reigns as 2017's biggest selling album of the
year thus far, having sold over 8 million copies, globally, in the space of
three months: 2 million sales come from the UK alone. Not to mention Ed's
gigantic comeback single:- 'Shape of You' which is discribed as
a track that has surpassed 1.5 BILLION streams in less than 6 months!
It was recently announced that Ed, who was
recently awarded a Songwriters Hall of Fame 2017 Hal David Starlight Award for
his contribution to music, is soon to be honoured with an MBE for his services
to music and charity.
2018 UK Stadium Tour Dates and Locations:-
► Wednesday, 9 May, Belfast, Boucher Playing Fields.
► Thursday, 24 May, Manchester, Etihad Stadium.
► Friday, 1 June, Glasgow, Hampden Park.
► Friday, 8 June, Newcastle, St James' Park.
► Friday, 15 June, London, Wembley Stadium.
► Saturday, 16 June, London, Wembley Stadium.
► Friday, 22 June 2018, Cardiff, Principality Stadium.
Ed and his team have a strict stance
against anyone using secondary ticketing websites for profit. On this tour, any
tickets that are resold will not be valid unless they are bought and sold
through Ed's official resale partner, Twickets, which allows fan to fan sales at
face value + booking fee only; this means no profit to touts and no 1 getting
ripped off. On all the stadium dates you will be required to bring your tickets,
booking confirmation and credit card, plus a valid form of ID or you will not be
granted entry to the show.