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'Incredibly excited' Westlife to play three massive Irish shows next summer as part of ‘The Wild Dreams’ tour

'It will be a massive celebration and will bring us closer to our fans than ever before'


Westlife are to play three massive Irish shows next year as part of their 2022 ‘The Wild Dreams’ tour, it has been announced. 

Fans will get to see the Irish megastars perform some of their greatest hits including ‘Swear it Again', ‘Flying Without Wings’ and ‘World of our Own’ as well as fresh numbers from the upcoming new album ‘Wild Dreams’ in Dublin and Cork.

Following their record-breaking 2019 reunion tour which saw Shane, Nicky, Mark and Kian play to over 600,000 fans across 27 countries, the lads will play the Aviva stadium on Friday, July 8 as well as Cork’s Páirc Uí Chaoimh on August 12 and 13.

They will also headline shows at London’s Wembley Stadium, as well as other major venues across the UK.

“We are incredibly excited to announce news of The Wild Dreams Tour and to finally get back performing to all of our fans at the UK’s and Ireland’s biggest venues,” the lads said.

“After the last 18 months, this tour means more to us than any that we’ve ever done before. It will be a massive celebration and will bring us closer to our fans than ever before. We’re planning some spectacular shows which will include all of our greatest hits and some special surprises.”

Westlife, who have just released their new single ‘Starlight’, have established themselves as the world’s biggest band of the 21st century, having sold over 55 million records worldwide.

They are the only band to have their first seven singles enter the UK chart at No 1. They also have the most singles of any artist to debut at the top in the UK.

Overall the band have had an incredible 14 No 1 singles, behind only Elvis Presley and The Beatles

They have had 33 No 1 albums worldwide and as a live act they have sold five million concert tickets across the globe.

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