NEIL DIAMOND TOUR 2015 EUROPEAN DATES ANNOUNCED
Diamond’s New Album, Melody Road via Capitol Records / Tickets On Sale in the UK from http://www.livenation.co.uk
Neil Diamond, iconic Grammy Award®-winning Rock and Pop Singer/Songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, will be bringing his highly anticipated NEIL DIAMOND TOUR 2015 to Europe next summer. Kicking off in Cologne, Germany on 17th June and ending at the O2 Arena in London on 14th July 2015, the European leg of the 2015 tour will hit 11 cities throughout Europe, including Diamond’s first ever show in Belfast and his first show in Paris since 1978. The show will feature songs from his newest studio album Melody Road, as well as many classic favourites.
“Neil is one of the greatest live performers touring today and we are honored to be working with him on his 2015 world tour,” said Michael Rapino, president and chief executive officer, Live Nation Entertainment. “The depth and power of the Neil Diamond songbook, from his early hits, right through to his soon to be released Melody Road album, will be a treat for fans everywhere.
NEIL DIAMOND TOUR 2015 EUROPEAN DATES
Wed 17 Cologne, Germany Lanxess
Fri 19 Munich, Germany Olympiahalle
Sun 21 Antwerp, Belgium Sport Paleis
Tue 23 Paris, France Zenith
Thu 25 Amsterdam, Netherlands Ziggo Dome
Tue 30 Belfast, Ireland Odyssey Arena
Fri 03 Dublin, Ireland 3Arena
Tue 07 Glasgow, UK SSE Hydro
Thu 09 Manchester, UK Manchester Arena
Sat 11 Birmingham, UK LG Arena
Tue 14 London, UK O2 Arena
Diamond has sold over 125 million records worldwide, making him one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time. He is the third most successful adult contemporary artist on the Billboard charts behind Elton John and one-time duet partner Barbra Streisand. Throughout an illustrious and wide-ranging musical career, Neil Diamond has charted 37 Top 40 singles and 16 Top 10 albums in the U.S. His most recent original studio release, 2008’s Home Before Dark, debuted at #1 in the U.S. and the UK on the Billboard Top Albums chart. A Grammy Award-winning artist, Diamond is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award, one of the highest honors bestowed upon songwriters. Diamond’s many other achievements include a Golden Globe Award, 13 Grammy nominations and 2009’s NARAS’s MusiCares Person of the Year award. In 2011, Diamond received the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor for his lifetime of contributions to American culture.