Sade Embarking on 2011 World Tour
Following the platinum success of their latest album ‘Soldier of Love,’ Sade is taking to the road in 2011. The group will be performing a collection of their hits over the years plus tracks from the ‘Soldier of Love’ album.
Only nine out of 50 total dates, spanning June through August of 2011, have been announced for the North American leg thus far, beginning at the 1st Mariner’s Arena in Baltimore, Md on June 16. Apart from the announced dates, future stops will include Atlanta, Ga.; Charlotte, N.C.; Calgary, AB; Cleveland, Ohio; Dallas, Texas; Detroit, Mich.; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Houston, Texas; Kansas City, Mo.; Las Vegas, Nev.; Louisville, Ky.; Memphis, Tenn.; Milwaukee, Wis.; New Orleans, La.; Oakland, Calif.; Orlando, Fla.; Phoenix, Ariz.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Portland, Ore.; Sacramento, Calif.; San Diego, Calif.; San Jose, Calif.; Seattle, Wash.; St Louis, Mo.; St Paul, Minn., Vancouver, B.C.
With a career spanning 25 years, Sade, has experience both domestic and international success since the release of their debut ‘Diamond Life’ in 1984. Led by singer Sade Adu, the group has seen all five of their albums land in the Top 10 on Billboard’s Top 200 albums chart, selling a whooping total of 500 million albums worldwide. ‘Soldier of Love,’ which was released in February and widely well received by critics, debuted atop the Billboard Charts selling 502,000 copies in its first week.
The additional North American tour dates will be announced in the coming week. The tickets for Sade at the Mariner’s Arena go on sale October 16. For more ticket information visit LiveNation.com or Sade.com. Sade tour dates after the jump.
Sade 2011 North American tour dates:
Jun 16: Baltimore, Md., 1st Mariner Arena
Jun 19: Philadelphia, Pa., Wells Fargo Center
Jun 21: Uniondale, N.Y., Nassau Coliseum
Jun 24: East Rutherford, N.J., Izod Center
Jun 28: Toronto, Ont., Air Canada Centre
Jun 30: Montreal, Q.C., Bell Centre
Jul 06: Boston, Mass., TD Garden
Aug 05: Chicago, Ill., United Center
Aug 19: Los Angeles, Calif, Staples Center