Fresh from selling out her entire US tour in just a few short minutes & conquering Australia earlier this year leaving a shiny trail of glitter & sweat behind in her wake, global pop sensation KE$HA has announced she will bring her ‘Get Sleazy’ World Tour to the UK/Europe this Summer for a series of explosive headline & festival shows throughout June/July.
In the UK, KE$HA will play a series of headline concerts in London, Birmingham & Manchester alongside two appearances at the legendary Glastonbury festival & her first ever performance in Scotland on the Main Stage at T-in The Park. These dates follow on from her triumphant sold out performance at Shepherd’s Bush Empire last December during her first ever European tour. She will also appear at Werchter in Belgium & at the PiP festival in Stockholm.
Tickets for the headline shows go on general sale at 9am Friday 8th April priced at £25.00 LONDON / £22.50 REGIONALLY (subject to a booking fee) and will be available from www.livenation.co.uk.
Members of The Family, Ke$ha’s new official fan club, will have access to presale tickets and upgraded memberships with Meet & Greets. For more information about becoming a member of The Family visit www.keshasfamily.com.
Says Ke$ha, “Europe!!!!!! UK!!!!!! Are you ready for the sleaziest summer ever? I am so excited to bring my Get $leazy tour to you. It has been a longtime dream of mine to play these epic festivals. I can’t wait to be there and party with the English and European members of my cult of rabid misfits, The Family. Join us!!! myfansruleharderthananyoneselsesfansinthewholeworld!!!”
European dates are as follows:
June 23 & 24 Glastonbury Festival, UK
July 1 Rock Werchter Festival, Belgium
July 3 Birmingham Academy, UK
July 6 PIP Festival, Sweden
July 9 T in the Park Festival, Scotland
July 11 Manchester Apollo, UK
July 13 London Hammersmith Apollo, UK
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