NEW YORK, October 25 /PRNewswire/ --
Jive recording artist Justin Timberlake's upcoming 2007 FutureSex/LoveShow, has added 30 international dates and will kick off in Belfast, Ireland at the Odyssey on April 24th. Additional countries that have been announced are England, Scotland, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, and the Netherlands.
Following up on his sold out and critically well received SexyBack Live Listening Sessions in London, Paris and Amsterdam where he introduced the #1 album FutureSex/LoveSounds; Justin Timberlake is gearing up to return to arenas in the UK and Europe. Justin Timberlake accompanied by a 14 piece band and back up dancers will perform in the round, bringing the intimate mood of his acclaimed Live Listening Sessions into the arena setting and essentially making every seat a great seat and creating the ultimate 360 degree multi-media viewing experience. All the latest tour information can be found at http://www.JustinTimberlakeFanClub.com.
On-sale dates will be announced locally in each market and dates for the complete worldwide tour will be announced shortly.
Justin Timberlake Fan Club members will be part of an exclusive pre-sale and will be able to purchase tickets for the UK and European dates from 1pm (GMT) on Friday October 27th.
Confirmed shows and dates are as follows: April 24 Belfast, Ireland Odyssey April 27 Sheffield, England Hallam FM Arena April 30 Newcastle, England Metro Arena May 3 Glasgow, Scotland SECC May 8-9 Birmingham, England NIA May 14-15 Manchester, England MEN May 22 Paris, France Bercy May 25 Stuttgart, Germany Schleyerhalle May 26 Munich, Germany Olympiahalle May 28 Frankfurt, Germany Festhalle June 1 Milan, Italy Forum June 2 Zurich, Switzerland Hallenstadion June 3 Vienna, Austria Stadthalle June 6 Berlin, Germany Max Schmelling June 7 Leipzig, Germany Arena June 9 Hamburg, Germany Colorline Arena June 10 Koln, Germany Arena June 12 Lyon, France Tony Garnier June 13 Dortmund, Germany Westfallenhalle June 16 Amsterdam, the Netherlands Arena June 19 Stockholm, Germany Globe June 21 Oslo, Norway Valhalle June 23 Copenhagen, Denmark Parken June 25 Gothenberg, Sweden Scandinavian June 27 Antwerp, Belfast Sports Palais June 30 Dublin, Ireland RDS July 4, 5 & 7 London, England The O2 Arena (i) All dates are subject to change.
The 4 million worldwide selling album, FutureSex/LoveSounds co-written and co-produced by Justin Timberlake, hit #1 on the Billboard charts in the U.S., United Kingdom, Canada, Ireland, Australia, Singapore, Korea, and Malaysia and broke all digital album sales records. The smash single "SexyBack" featuring Timbaland was co-produced and co-written by Justin Timberlake and the 2nd single "My Love" featuring T.I. is already top 5 at radio airplay in the U.S. This makes Justin Timberlake the first male artist since the Nielson ratings began tracking airplay in 1993 to have 2 singles simultaneously in the American top 5 radio airplay charts. Additional producers on the album include JAWBreakers, Timbaland and Rick Rubin.
Overseas "SexyBack" reached at #1 on both the Billboard European Singles Chart and the Nielsen MusicControl European Airplay Hit 100. "My Love" which hit radio a few weeks ago has been reported as the #1 most added in Germany and several other European markets. The video debuted on Pro7 (Germany) and ITV2 (UK) in prime time slots. Online it debuted to over 1 million hits on MSN UK alone. And in the UK this week, the video leaps #87 to #1 on the TV airplay chart.
Scheduled upcoming appearances by Justin Timberlake include ITV's Parkinson, October 26th, hosting and performing at MTV's European Video Music Awards, November 2nd, "Wetten Dass ... ?," November 4th, and Canal Plus's La Grand Journal on November 6th.
Web site: http://www.jiverecords.com http://www.JustinTimberlakeFanClub.com
SOURCE Jive Records