The UK’s top selling album group of the 21st century, Westlife, have announced that they will be touring the UK and Ireland for the first time in seven years next May, June and July.

Celebrating Westlife’s 20th anniversary, The Twenty Tour will kick off in Belfast on 25th May, with the run of live shows ending in Dublin on 5th July.

The shows will see the global pop kings perform brand new songs, alongside their greatest hits and all fourteen of their UK number one hits including as Swear It Again, Flying Without Wings, You Raise Me Up and Unbreakable.

Shane, Nicky, Mark and Kian announced their return to music to a frenzy of media coverage and social media activity. The band have signed a new record deal with Virgin EMI, and will release new music soon.

These shows will be their first as a group since they played Croke Park in Dublin on 23rd June 2012.

Westlife have sold over fifty five million records worldwide, and are the only band to have their first seven singles enter the UK chart at number one. They also have the most singles of any artist to debut at number one in the UK. Overall the band has had an incredible fourteen number one singles, behind only Elvis Presley and The Beatles. They have had thirty three number one albums worldwide.



Date Venue
Wed 22nd SSE Arena Belfast
Thu 23rd SSE Arena Belfast
Sat 25th SSE Arena Belfast
Sun 26th SSE Arena Belfast
Mon 27th SSE Arena Belfast
Tue 28th SSE Hydro Glasgow
Thu 30th Manchester Arena
Fri 31st Metro Radio Arena Newcastle


Date Venue
Sat 1st Utilita Arena Newcastle
Mon 3rd SSE Hydro Glasgow
Tue 4th SSE Hydro Glasgow
Wed 5th SSE Hydro Glasgow
Fri 7th FlyDSA Arena Sheffield
Sat 8th FlyDSA Arena Sheffield
Mon 10th First Direct Arena Leeds
Tue 11th First Direct Arena Leeds
Thu 13th The O2 London
Fri 14th The O2 London
Sat 15th The O2 London
Tue 18th Motorpoint Arena Nottingham
Wed 19th Motorpoint Arena Nottingham
Fri 21st Birmingham Arena
Sat 22nd Birmingham Arena
Sun 23rd Birmingham Arena
Tue 25th M&S Bank Arena Liverpool
Wed 26th M&S Bank Arena Liverpool
Fri 28th Manchester Arena
Sat 29th Manchester Arena


Date Venue
Sat 1st Motorpoint Arena Cardiff
Sun 2nd Motorpoint Arena Cardiff
Fri 5th Croke Park Dublin

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