Live Nation Presents John Legend
Thursday 9th Ocober 2014
Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Plus Judith Hill
As part of his newly announced UK tour taking place throughout October, John Legend will be hosting the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena on the 9th of October. The nine time Grammy winner, who’s newest album ‘Love In The Future’ has been hugely well received in the UK and the US, will be playing six dates across the UK from Manchester to London, with Cardiff being his third destination.
John Legend has been peaking in musical popularity in recent years as he has been fronted by many other reputable artists who have fallen for his soulful voice. His appearances on Jay Z’s ‘Encore’ and Magnetic Man’s ‘Getting Nowhere’ are just some of the collaborations that he has been praised for. John Legend’s debut album ‘Get Lifted’ was released back in 2004 and since then his popularity has risen, leading to his also well-received second and third albums, as well as grabbing the attention of the many collaborators he has sung with.
Legend’s new album ‘Love In The Future’ was announced to be released this year and since hitting the shelves it has become a gold selling album, heaving sold 500,000 copies in the United Kingdom and a massive 3 million copies in America. It is currently enjoying its ninth week in the UK album chart and the lead single ‘All Of Me’ has also awarded John with his first ever US number one. ‘Love In The Future’ contains a plethora of heartfelt songs and melody that has had John’s heart poured into. The album has also been a front for new musical collaborations, as Seal, Kimbra and Rick Ross all appear on the album, showing Legend’s apt for musical variety and maintaining his reputation as one of the most interesting and talented musicians of our time.
The Cardiff Motorpoint Arena will see John Legend perform live on the 9th October, and with the air of anticipation lingering like a thick smoke around the whole tour, tickets ae not expected to last long.
John Legend Cardiff Tickets are on sale from Friday 30th May 09:00am.
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