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THE WEEKND ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER TOUR IN ASIA

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THE WEEKND ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER TOUR IN ASIA (PRNewsfoto/Live Nation Entertainment)

Grammy Award®-winning and multi-platinum selling music artist The Weeknd unveiled his first-ever tour in Asia. The Weeknd Live In Asia will kick off on Friday, 30 November in Hong Kong, and visit 6 additional cities across Asia including Bangkok, Singapore, Manila, Taipei, Seoul, and Tokyo.

THE WEEKND ANNOUNCES FIRST EVER TOUR IN ASIA



Promoted by Live Nation, the tour will support the genre-spanning artist’s highly-acclaimed projects – Beauty Behind the Madness, Starboy, and My Dear Melancholy – all of which have been littered with -topping hits.

Starting off his career anonymously, The Weeknd first broke into the music scene with the 2011 mixtape House of Balloons followed by studio album Kiss Land in 2013 and the widely recognized Beauty Behind the Madness that earned him two Grammy Awards in 2015, an RIAA triple-platinum certification for cumulative sales in excess of 3 million, 22 RIAA certifications from tracks alone with “The Hills” [9x-platinum], “Can’t Feel My Face” [7x-platinum], “Often” [3x-platinum], “In The Night” [2x-platinum], and “Acquainted” [platinum]. “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)” even garnered The Weeknd his first ever ® nomination in the category of “Best Original Song.” The Weeknd’s fourth full-length album “Starboy” is set for release November 25, 2016. The title track featuring broke the record for “Most Release Weekend Streams Ever” upon its release. In less than a week, the single amassed over 17 million streams globally and 6. streams in the United States, becoming #1 Most Added at Top 40, Rhythm, Urban, and Hot AC.

THE WEEKND LIVE IN ASIA 2018

*All info below subject to change



Friday, November 30 – Hong Kong, China

Sunday, December 2 – Bangkok, Thailand

Wednesday, December 5 – Singapore

Friday, December 7  – Manila, The Philippines

Wednesday, December 12 – Taipei, Taiwan

Saturday, December 15 – Seoul, Korea

Tuesday, December 18 – Tokyo, Japan

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