Today it has been announced that Calvin Harris will appear as Special Guest on Rihanna’s record breaking ‘Loud’ tour this coming autumn.
Calvin Harris has had a crazy few years with seven Top 10 singles in his career, including two #1 singles with ‘I’m Not Alone’ and ‘Dance Wiv Me’ (with Dizzee Rascal) and over 1.5 million tracks and 500,000 albums sold in the UK.
Following the radio and chart smash hit ‘Bounce’ feat. Kelis released in June, Calvin Harris will release his new single ‘Feel So Close’ on 21st August. Since his last album, Calvin has been touring the world DJ’ing everywhere from Las Vegas to Ibiza to Australia. Calvin DJ’d to a packed tent of 10,000 people when he headlined the King Tuts Wah Wah stage at T in the Park earlier this month, playing one of the best shows of his career to date.
Calvin will perform at festivals across the UK this summer along with DJ residencies across the globe in Las Vegas and Ibiza before joining Rihanna, as special guest on her ‘Loud’ tour.
Rihanna says – "Calvin is the perfect fit for the Loud tour. He is going to bring something unique and fun for the fans."
Rihanna has sold over a staggering 300,000 tickets for her UK ‘Loud’ Tour to date. Rihanna has broken the O2 London’s record with ten shows, the longest ever for a solo female artist at The O2 arena since it opened in 2007.
Rihanna mania shows no sign of slowing down, the Brit and Grammy award wining artist has now sold over 1.4 million copies of her album ‘Loud’, it also spent 17 weeks inside the Top 5. ‘Loud’ has seen 3 singles from the album chart Top 3, with two Number 1’s, selling over 2 million copies.
The Global Superstar‘s ‘Loud’ tour will stop in 8 cities across the country, including a phenomenal 10 shows at London’s 02. The tour will show case all the star’s hits including her mega-hit singles ‘Only Girl (In The World)’, ‘Umbrella’, ‘Disturbia’ and ‘What’s My Name’ to mention a few. Rihanna’s ‘Loud’ Tour is set to be her biggest and best yet.
Tickets for the ‘Loud’ Tour are available now from www.livenation.co.uk
RIHANNA ‘Loud’ Tour 2011
Wednesday 05 London O2 Arena
Thursday 06 London O2 Arena
Friday 07 Liverpool Echo Arena
Sunday 09 Manchester Evening News Arena
Monday 10 Glasgow SECC
Tuesday 11 Glasgow SECC
Thursday 13 London O2 Arena
Saturday 15 Birmingham LG Arena
Sunday 16 Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
Sunday 13 London O2 Arena
Monday 14 London O2 Arena
Tuesday 15 London O2 Arena
Tuesday 18 Birmingham LG Arena
Wednesday 19 Motorpoint Arena Sheffield
Friday 21 Manchester MEN Arena
Tuesday 22 Nottingham Capital FM Arena
Wednesday 23 Glasgow SECC
Sunday 27 Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
Monday 28 Manchester Evening News Arena
Tuesday 29 Birmingham NIA
Thursday 1 London O2 Arena
Friday 2 Manchester Evening News Arena
Tuesday 20 London O2 Arena
Wednesday 21 London O2 Arena
Thursday 22 London O2 Arena
Tickets for all shows are priced £39.50 & £46.00 regionally and £40 & £42.50 & £55 in London (subject to a booking fee) and are available from www.livenation.co.uk
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