P!NK, Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter and pop culture icon, announced that she will tour Europe for the first time in two years, beginning on Friday 12 April, 2013 in Dublin.
P!nk is known around the world as one of the most captivating live performers of her generation. Across her Funhouse and Summer Carnival tours in 2009 and 2010 respectively, P!nk performed to 2.9 million people over 194 dates. This global superstar has confirmed 26 European dates following on from her announcement last week of 25 dates across the US and Canada. The Truth About Love Tour supports the release of her new album, The Truth About Love, which entered the iTunes charts at #1 Globally upon its release.
Since her debut in 2000, P!nk has released 7 albums (Can’t Take Me Home, M!ssundaztood, Try This, I’m Not Dead, Funhouse, Greatest Hits So Far!!!, The Truth About Love), sold over 40 million albums, 65 million singles (nearly 20 million digital tracks) as well as over 1 million DVDs worldwide. In addition, 15 of P!nk’s singles have reached #1 in at least 1 or more countries. She is the recipient of 3 Grammy Awards, 2 Billboard Music Awards, 5 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 MTV Europe Awards, 2 People’s Choice Awards, and many more. P!nk’s last studio album Funhouse debuted at #1 in the UK, Australia, Netherlands, New Zealand and Switzerland and #2 on the Billboard Top 200 chart. Her latest album, Greatest Hits So Far… debuted in the Top 10 in over 13 countries and spawned the hit singles, “F**ckin Perfect” and “Raise Your Glass”.
P!nk released her 6th studio album last week, The Truth About Love, which has garnered fantastic reviews worldwide. The first single “Blow Me (One Last Kiss)” has topped the radio airplay charts and sold more copies here in its first week than any of her previous hits.
The album sees P!nk joining forces with producer Greg Kurstin (Lily Allen, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foster The People & The Shins) for the very first time, along with long time collaborators Max Martin, Shellback, Billy Mann and Butch Walker. She has also worked with songwriter/producer Dan Wilson (Adele’s Someone Like You and Dixie Chicks). The album is P!nk’s unique take on the different shades of love – the dark, the light, the happy and the sad.
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 28 SEPTEMBER at 9.00am
Ticket information: Tickets are available from the Ticketmaster desk in the Dublin Discover Ireland Centre, Suffolk Street, Dublin 2 or online at www.ticketmaster.ie & Ticketmaster outlets nationwide