Take the Crown Stadium Tour

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Take the Crown Stadium Tour
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Tour by Robbie Williams
Associated album Take the Crown
Start date 14 June 2013
End date 25 August 2013
Legs 1
Shows 26 in Europe
Robbie Williams concert chronology
Close Encounters Tour
(2006)
Take the Crown Stadium Tour
(2013)
Swings Both Ways Live
(2014)

The Take the Crown Stadium Tour was a concert tour by British singer-songwriter Robbie Williams in promotion of his ninth studio album Take the Crown[1] The tour was his first solo tour since the Close Encounters Tour (2006).[2] In July 2013, the tour ranked 35th on Pollstar's annual "Top 100 Mid Year Worldwide Tours". It earned $20 million from 9 shows.[3][1]

Opening acts[edit]

Setlist[edit]

  1. "Hey Wow Yeah Yeah" (Instrumental Introduction)
  2. "Let Me Entertain You" (contains elements of "I Want to Take You Higher")
  3. "Monsoon"
  4. "Not Like The Others"
  5. "Minnie The Moocher"
  6. "Kids" (contains elements of "Back in Black") (performed with Olly Murs)
  7. "Sin Sin Sin"
  8. "Bodies"
  9. "Come Undone" (contains elements of "Walk on the Wild Side" and excerpts from "Never Forget")
  10. "Everything Changes"
  11. "Strong"
  12. "Gospel"
  13. "Be a Boy" (contains elements of "Use Somebody")
  14. Acoustic Medley: "Millennium" / "Better Man" / "Sexed Up"
  15. "Me and My Monkey"
  16. "Candy" (contains elements of "Billie Jean" and "Blitzkrieg Bop" )
  17. "Hot Fudge" (contains elements of "Listen to the Music")
  18. "Rudebox" (contains elements of "Vogue")
  19. "Rock DJ"
Encore
  1. "Feel"
  2. "She's the One"
  3. "Angels"

Source:[6][7]

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
Europe[8]
14 June 2013 Dublin Ireland Aviva Stadium
18 June 2013 Manchester England Etihad Stadium
19 June 2013
21 June 2013
22 June 2013
25 June 2013 Glasgow Scotland Hampden Park
26 June 2013
29 June 2013 London England Wembley Stadium
30 June 2013
2 July 2013
5 July 2013
10 July 2013 Gelsenkirchen Germany Veltins-Arena
13 July 2013 Amsterdam Netherlands Amsterdam Arena
17 July 2013 Vienna Austria Trabrennbahn Krieau
20 July 2013 Gothenburg Sweden Ullevi
22 July 2013 Copenhagen Denmark Parken Stadium
23 July 2013
27 July 2013 Hanover Germany AWD-Arena
31 July 2013 Milan Italy San Siro
3 August 2013 Brussels Belgium Stade Roi Baudouin
7 August 2013 Munich Germany Olympic Stadium
11 August 2013 Stuttgart Mercedes-Benz Arena
13 August 2013 Zagreb Croatia Stadion Maksimir
16 August 2013 Zurich Switzerland Letzigrund
20 August 2013 Tallinn Estonia Tallinn Song Festival Grounds
25 August 2013 Stavanger Norway Viking Stadion

DVD release[edit]

In July 2013, it was revealed the concert at the Tallinn Song Festival Grounds in Tallinn, Estonia will be live-streamed in numerous cinemas in Europe.[9] Believed to be called "The Experience: Live from Tallinn", a trailer for the event was released on Williams' YouTube channel.[10] Footage for the trailer was obtained from his shows at Wembley Stadium. Also featured on the channel are behind the scenes vignettes for each concert location. On 5 December 2014 the concert recorded in Estonia was released on Blu-ray/DVD, called "Robbie Williams – Live in Tallin".

Notes[edit]

1.^ Data from study is collected from all worldwide concerts held between 1 January – 30 June 2012. All monetary figures are based in US dollars. All information is based upon extensive research conducted by Pollstar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Robbie Williams Announces 2013 European Stadium Tour With Olly Murs As Special Guest". Entertainment Wise. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Robbie Announces Take The Crown Stadium Tour 2013 – Pre-Sale Starts Thursday!". Robbie Williams. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "Pollstar Top 100 Worldwide Tours: Mid-Year 2013". Pollstar. 12 July 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 29 July 2013. Retrieved 29 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Robbie Williams announces 2013 European stadium tour with Olly Murs". Metro. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  5. ^ "'I need to get in shape first!' Robbie Williams reveals plans for 2013 stadium tour... but admits he wants to lose weight before it starts". DailyMail. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  6. ^ Smart, Gordon (16 June 2013). "I want my shows to be the best on earth ...and I think I've managed it". The Sun. News UK. Archived from the original on 1 July 2013. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 
  7. ^ "Robbie Williams Kicks Off 'Take The Crown' Stadium Tour With Show in Dublin". 95–106 Capital Radio. Global Group. 15 June 2013. Archived from the original on 1 July 2013. Retrieved 1 July 2013. 
  8. ^ "Robbie Williams Announces 2013 Stadium Tour!". MTV. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  9. ^ Rigby, Sam (9 July 2013). "Robbie Williams 'Take the Crown' Tallinn show to be aired live in cinemas". Digital Spy. Hearst Corporation. Archived from the original on 20 August 2013. Retrieved 20 August 2013. 
  10. ^ Williams, Robbie (9 July 2013). Robbie Williams The Experience: Live from Tallinn Take The Crown Stadium Tour 2013. YouTube. Archived from the original on 20 August 2011. Retrieved 20 August 2013. 

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