HALSEY ANNOUNCES 2017 HEADLINE TOUR
WITH SUPPORT FROM PARTYNEXTDOOR AND CHARLI XCX
ZANE LOWE TO PREMIERE NEW SONG “EYES CLOSED” AS BEATS 1 “WORLD RECORD” ON APPLE MUSIC; WILL UNVEIL EXCLUSIVE HALSEY VIDEO INTERVIEW
FEATURING ZANE LOWE AND BAZ LUHRMANN
PERFORMING ON THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON MAY 4
hopeless fountain kingdom TRACKLISTING UNVEILED FOR JUNE 2 RELEASE
Halsey announces her 2017 North American headline tour in support of her second full-length album, hopeless fountain kingdom [Astralwerks]—out June 2. Halsey’s eight-week tour kicks off September 29th, with pre-sales beginning May 8th through May 11th, while general on-sale is scheduled for May 12th. Coming along for support are PartyNextDoor and Charli XCX! See below for the full itinerary. For additional ticket information, please visit livenation.com.
Tomorrow morning, Zane Lowe will exclusively debut the GRAMMY® Award-nominated multi-platinum maverick’s new song “Eyes Closed” on Apple Music’s Beats 1 as his latest “World Record,” marking another key moment of hopeless fountain kingdom. The track, which Halsey co-wrote with The Weeknd, will be available at all digital service providers at 9AM PT. Following the premiere, Beats 1/Apple Music will unveil an exclusive 40-minute Halsey video interview featuring Zane Lowe and Baz Luhrmann.
Tomorrow evening, Halsey will take the stage at The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon for the late-night television debut performance of the record’s first single “Now Or Never.” The song is already a Top 15 single at Pop Radio in its first 4 weeks, was the #1 most added at Top 40 in its first week, and is now on over 180 stations. Already, the track has clocked over 34 million Spotify streams and counting, while the Halsey-directed music video surpassed 14 million YouTube/VEVO views.
Last month, Halsey surprised fans by revealing the artwork for hopeless fountain kingdom with an innovative scavenger hunt, directly engaging her devout followers. More recently, she revealed the full album track listing with its 13-track standard edition and 16-track deluxe edition via another fan-inclusive surprise, sending sixteen fans their own copy of hopeless fountain kingdom’s newspaper, The Kingdom Times, with articles tailored to describe the conflict played out in the cinematic video for “Now Or Never.” The album honestly exorcises moments of sorrow, pain, joy, and love through a whirlwind of poetic lyricism, cinematic production, and searing hooks. She invites a few friends such as Quavo, Lauren Jauregui (Fifth Harmony), and Cashmere Cat along for the ride, as well as producers Benny Blanco, Greg Kurstin, Ricky Reed and more.
Halsey also partners with U.S. indie retailers for a very special hopeless fountain kingdom vinyl pre-order. It goes live on Tuesday, May 9th with the reveal of the list of participating retailers and features an exclusive, limited 7” featuring “Now Or Never” and “Eyes Closed” at stores nationwide. Fans can visit findmeinthekingdom.com for all available pre-order offers, including exclusive bundles, merch, vinyl and more.
Halsey first stormed the pop culture kingdom in 2015 and took her spot on the throne as her full-length debut BADLANDS crash-landed at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 and earned a platinum-certification in under year. She sold out arenas everywhere and garnered a 2017 GRAMMY® nomination in the category of “Best Pop Duo/Group Performance” for “Closer,” her seven times platinum megahit with The Chainsmokers. Her reign continues with hopeless fountain kingdom.
9/29 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
10/3 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
10/4 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
10/6 Boston, MA TD Garden
10/7 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
10/9 Washington, D.C. Verizon Center
10/10 Pittsburgh, PA PPG Paints Arena
10/13 Brooklyn, NY Barclays Center
10/14 Newark, NJ Prudential Center
10/17 Charlotte, NC Spectrum Center
10/19 Duluth, GA Infinite Energy Center
10/21 Sunrise, FL BB&T Center
10/22 Orlando, FL Amway Center
10/25 Houston, TX Toyota Center
10/26 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
10/27 Austin, TX Frank Erwin Center
10/29 Denver, CO Pepsi Center
10/31 Phoenix, AZ Talking Stick Resort Arena
11/3 Los Angeles, CA The Forum
11/4 Anaheim, CA Honda Center
11/5 San Diego, CA Viejas Arena
11/7 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
11/10 Seattle, WA Key Arena
11/11 Vancouver, BC Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
11/14 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome
11/15 Edmonton, AB Rogers Place
11/18 St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center
11/19 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena
11/21 Detroit, MI Little Caesars Arena
11/22 Cleveland, OH Wolstein Center
1) The Prologue
2) 100 Letters
3) Eyes Closed
5) Now Or Never
7) Good Mourning
8) Lie (feat. Quavo)
9) Walls Could Talk
10) Bad At Love
11) Strangers (feat. Lauren Jauregui)
12) Devil In Me
13) Hopeless (feat. Cashmere Cat)
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