Coldplay has announced the first U.S. shows of this year’s A Head Full Of Dreams Tour. This is the band’s first world tour since the 2011/12 Mylo Xyloto Tour, which was seen by more than three million people on five continents. The Live Nation produced tour kicks off on Saturday, July 16th at New York City’s MetLife Stadium. The complete list of shows is below.
Saturday, July 16 NEW YORK, NY MetLife Stadium
Saturday, July 23 CHICAGO, IL Soldier Field
Saturday, July 30 BOSTON, MA Gillette Stadium
Saturday, August 6 PHILADELPHIA, PA Lincoln Financial Field
Saturday, August 20 LOS ANGELES, CA Rose Bowl
Saturday, August 27 DALLAS, TX AT&T Stadium
Saturday, September 3 SAN FRANCISCO, CA Levi’s Stadium
Citi is the official credit card of the A Head Full of Dreams North American Tour. Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Friday, January 29th at 10 am through Citi’s Private Pass Program. General tickets will be available beginning Friday, February 5th at 10 am local time at livenation.com.
A Head Full Of Dreams is Coldplay’s seventh album and the follow-up to 2014’s GRAMMY-nominated Ghost Stories. Since its December 2015 release, A Head Full Of Dreams has reached Number One on iTunes in more than 90 countries and sold over three million copies. It has also helped Coldplay to their current position as Spotify’s most-streamed band in the world.
“A Head Full Of Dreams was written as a record to be performed live. We are beyond excited to play these shows across the U.S.,” frontman Chris Martin states.
Coldplay will headline the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show in Santa Clara, California on Sunday, February 7th. On the January 31st episode of CBS Sunday Morning, Anthony Mason will interview Chris Martin about the band’s preparations for this prestigious event.
It has also been announced that Martin will be the next passenger in James Corden’s car in a road-trip themed installment of “Carpool Karaoke” from CBS’ The Late Late Show with James Corden, which will air the week of February 1st.
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