Sweetener World Tour

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Sweetener World Tour
Tour by Ariana Grande
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Associated albumsSweetener
Thank U, Next
Start dateMarch 18, 2019 (2019-03-18)
No. of shows42 in North America
Ariana Grande concert chronology

The Sweetener World Tour is the upcoming fourth concert tour by American singer Ariana Grande, in support of her fourth and fifth studio albums, Sweetener (2018)[1][2] and Thank U, Next (2018).[3] The tour will begin on March 18, 2019, in Albany, New York at Times Union Center.[4]

Background[edit]

On May 6, 2018, Grande hinted at a tour via her official Twitter account,[5] shortly after announcing the title for her upcoming album on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.[6] Three months later, she announced there were plans for a tour, stating that her team were "workin [sic] on it all now".[7] Grande embarked to a promotional concert tour for Sweetener, The Sweetener Sessions, which began on August 20, 2018 in New York, United States and ended on September 4, 2018, in London, England.[8][9] Tour passes were also made available via her official website shortly after.[10] Grande announced the title of the tour as the "Sweetener World Tour" on October 24, 2018,[11] announcing its North American dates a day later.[12]

The first leg of the tour is set to visit 42 cities across North America, beginning on March 18, 2019, in Albany, New York at Times Union Center and concluding on June 18, 2019 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.[1] Pre-sale for the tickets of the first leg of the tour took place between November 1 and November 3, 2018.[2] On November 5, 2018, tickets were opened to the general public, and Grande announced Normani and Social House as her opening acts.[13]

Shows[edit]

List of concerts, showing date, city, country, venue, opening acts, tickets sold, number of available tickets, and gross revenue
Date City Country Venue Opening acts Attendance Revenue
North America[4]
March 18, 2019 Albany United States Times Union Center Normani
Social House
March 20, 2019 Boston TD Garden
March 22, 2019 Buffalo KeyBank Center
March 25, 2019 Washington, D.C. Capital One Arena
March 26, 2019 Philadelphia Wells Fargo Center
March 28, 2019 Cleveland Quicken Loans Arena
March 30, 2019 Uncasville Mohegan Sun Arena
April 1, 2019 Montreal Canada Bell Centre
April 3, 2019 Toronto Scotiabank Arena
April 5, 2019 Detroit United States Little Caesars Arena
April 7, 2019 Chicago United Center
April 10, 2019 Columbus Schottenstein Center
April 12, 2019 Indianapolis Bankers Life Fieldhouse
April 13, 2019 St. Louis Enterprise Center
April 15, 2019 Milwaukee Fiserv Forum
April 17, 2019 Saint Paul Xcel Energy Center
April 18, 2019 Omaha CHI Health Center Omaha
April 20, 2019 Denver Pepsi Center
April 22, 2019 Salt Lake City Vivint Smart Home Arena
April 25, 2019 Edmonton Canada Rogers Place
April 27, 2019 Vancouver Rogers Arena
April 30, 2019 Portland United States Moda Center
May 2, 2019 San Jose SAP Center
May 3, 2019 Sacramento Golden 1 Center
May 6, 2019 Los Angeles Staples Center
May 10, 2019 Inglewood The Forum
May 14, 2019 Phoenix Talking Stick Resort Arena
May 17, 2019 San Antonio AT&T Center
May 19, 2019 Houston Toyota Center
May 21, 2019 Dallas American Airlines Center
May 23, 2019 Oklahoma City Chesapeake Energy Arena
May 25, 2019 New Orleans Smoothie King Center
May 28, 2019 Tampa Amalie Arena
May 29, 2019 Orlando Amway Center
May 31, 2019 Miami American Airlines Arena
June 4, 2019 Raleigh PNC Arena
June 7, 2019 Nashville Bridgestone Arena
June 8, 2019 Atlanta State Farm Arena
June 10, 2019 Charlotte Spectrum Center
June 12, 2019 Pittsburgh PPG Paints Arena
June 14, 2019 Brooklyn Barclays Center
June 18, 2019 New York City Madison Square Garden
Total

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ariana Grande Announces 'Sweetener' World Tour: See the Dates". Billboard. Retrieved October 25, 2018.
  2. ^ a b Blistein, Jon (2018-10-25). "Ariana Grande Plots 'Sweetener' World Tour". Rolling Stone. Retrieved October 25, 2018.
  3. ^ Grande, Ariana (October 25, 2018). "Ariana Grande on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved November 4, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Ariana Grande proves she's moving on from break-up, announces 'Sweetener' world tour". USA TODAY. Retrieved October 25, 2018.
  5. ^ Grande, Ariana (May 6, 2018). "hello, please check your dms re: Neptune leg of sweetener world tour etc". Twitter. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  6. ^ Gaca, Anna (May 2, 2018). "Ariana Grande Talks New Album Sweetener, Almost Announces Release Date on Fallon". Spin.com. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  7. ^ Grande, Ariana (August 8, 2018). "i'm not sure when tickets are going up but you have a little time ! i'd love to start my tour in feb :) we're workin on it all now". Twitter. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  8. ^ "Ariana Grande Details Intimate 'Sweetener Sessions' Concerts". RollingStone. Retrieved August 8, 2018.
  9. ^ "Ariana Grande returns to the UK for intimate London show". NME. Retrieved September 5, 2018.
  10. ^ Grande, Ariana (August 21, 2018). "tour passes n more here .... more sweetener stuff coming soon". Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  11. ^ Grande, Ariana. "it's called the sweetener world tour i-". Twitter. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  12. ^ Hussein, Wandera (October 25, 2018). "Ariana Grande announces Sweetener World Tour". The Fader. Retrieved October 26, 2018.
  13. ^ https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/pop/8483187/normani-joins-ariana-grande-sweetener-world-tour