The Queen of Pop’s return to touring was a thunderous success this morning, with greater than 23 live shows added to the 35 dates already introduced for Madonna‘s The Celebration Tour because of large fan demand.
Solely a handful of tickets are nonetheless obtainable — the tour is 98% bought out — after followers purchased up 600,000 tickets in a matter of hours to see Madonna’s retrospective run in North America and Europe. Further exhibits had been added right this moment in Los Angeles, Montreal, Boston and past to fulfill the demand.
“It was an enormous day for Madonna and an enormous success because of her followers,” says Arthur Fogel, Madonna’s long-time promoter with Stay Nation.
In complete, 51 exhibits went on sale right this moment, with 35 of the exhibits utterly bought out by 5 p.m. EST. Fogel and Madonna’s staff added a fourth New York present after the primary three bought out in quarter-hour and two further London exhibits after the primary two live shows on the 02 Area bought out in 20 minutes. Tickets to see Madonna’s Paris exhibits bought out in beneath seven minutes, whereas her Amsterdam date bought out in 10 minutes.
Fogel says further dates will probably be introduced for Europe subsequent week earlier than presales start for ten North American exhibits that weren’t a part of right this moment’s sale. Presales for The Celebration Tour dates in Denver, Phoenix, Atlanta and extra start Jan. 23, with most of the people onsale scheduled for Jan. 27.
Madonna’s final main area run, the 2015-2016 Insurgent Coronary heart Tour, grossed $169.8 million and bought 1 million tickets throughout 82 exhibits.
The Celebration Tour begins July 15 at Rogers Area in Vancouver and can embody performances of music from Madonna’s complete catalog, spanning her 40-year profession because the best-selling feminine touring artist of all time.
For extra data, and to purchase tickets, go to www.madonna.com/tour.