Ricky Martin: Australia Tour Announcement
RICKY MARTIN LIVETHE GRAMMY WINNING GLOBAL SUPERSTAR AND CURRENT COACH ON THE VOICE WILL MAKE HIS HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED RETURN TO CONCERT STAGES ACROSS AUSTRALIA IN OCTOBER 2013 - TICKETS ON SALE FROM 12PM, MONDAY JUNE 3
“A full-scale spectacle… More than ever, Ricky Martin is an all-around showman: a singer whose baritone can be as dramatic or flirtatious as he wants… He’s a charmer…And he filled the concert with joyful pop”
– New York Times
NINE LIVE and Sony Music Entertainment are proud to announce that GRAMMY winning music superstar Ricky Martin will launch an eagerly-awaited Australian concert tour this coming October (See full dates below).
Just prior to his recent starring turn on Broadway, Ricky Martin delighted sold-out audiences and critics with extensive stadium and arena concerts across Latin America, The United States, Europe and Asia. Now, after reconnecting with his Australian fans through his participation in The Voice and the release of his already Gold-certified Ricky Martin Greatest Hits Souvenir Edition, Martin will once again share his high-energy live show with his first Australian concerts in 10 years.
“I am so excited to bring my music back to the stage again and see all of my loving & loyal Aussie fans up close. I am looking forward to playing some new material, some of the classics and a few surprises” says Martin.
Ricky Martin is the leading Latin Music figure of his generation - beloved by fans worldwide for his instinctive understanding of rhythm, passion for performing, and equal compassion for giving. Declared “an international pop icon and Latin Music’s Global Ambassador” by Billboard and recognised by the Latin Recording Academy as it’s youngest-ever “Person of the Year” honouree, Ricky Martin has now sold over 70 million albums. His impressive list of accomplishments also boasts 95 platinum records, 6 #1 Billboard albums, 11 #1 hit songs, 2 American Music Awards, 8 World Music Awards, 10 Billboard Awards, 8 MTV Music Video Awards, and more than 12 million social media followers, …and on-stage, he is one of the world’s most captivating performers:
“A natural showman, Martin came out at mach speed & rarely let up on the furious tempo” -Chicago Sun-Times
Advance Ricky Martin Live tickets will be available to all Visa Credit, Debit and Prepaid cardholders from 12pm (local time) Wednesday, 29 May 2013 until 12pm (local time) Friday 31 May 2013 or until presale tickets sell out at www.visaentertainment.com.au
TICKETS ON SALE FROM 12PM, MONDAY JUNE 3 - MAXIMUM 10 TICKETS PER PERSON
BOOK THROUGH: SYDNEY / MELBOURNE / BRISBANE/ ADELAIDE/ PERTH – Ticketek www.ticketek.com.au
MELBOURNE – ROD LAVER ARENA SAT OCTOBER 5
ADELAIDE – ADELAIDE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE THU OCTOBER 10
PERTH –PERTH ARENA SAT OCTOBER 12
BRISBANE – BRISBANE ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE WED OCTOBER 16
SYDNEY– ALLPHONES ARENA FRI OCTOBER 18
RICKY MARTIN GREATEST HITS - SOUVENIR EDITION CD/DVD IS OUT NOW