Global superstar, Grammy Award-winner and multi-platinum selling artist, Rihanna, announces she will perform over 70 shows throughout North America and Europe including dates in New York City, Los Angeles, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC, Dublin, London, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Berlin, Milan and more as part of ‘The ANTI World Tour’. The Weeknd and Big Sean will feature as special guests on all European dates.
Robyn Rihanna Fenty A.K.A. Rihanna has become a modern music, entertainment and fashion icon. At the age of fifteen she released upbeat dance track ‘Pon De Replay’ and one year later released her album ‘A Girl Like Me’ which featured the Number 1 singles ‘SOS’ and ‘Unfaithful’.
However it was her 2007 album, ‘Good Girl Gone Bad’ that was the most successful for the multi-award winning artist, and featured track ‘Umbrella’ won Rihanna her first Grammy award for best rap/sung collaboration with iconic rapper Jay-Z.
As an accomplished performer, she has sold 54 million albums and 210 million digital tracks worldwide making her the top-selling digital artist of all time. She has released 7 albums in 7 years, achieved 13 Number One singles and won 8 Grammy Awards. She is the most viewed artist on Vevo/YouTube with over 7 billion views. The Barbadian beauty has also launched six fragrances, two capsule collections with Armani and four River Island collections. She is also currently the spokesperson for MAC & Viva Glam, with all proceeds of her collections benefiting men, women and children affected by HIV/AIDS.
Rihanna is Puma’s global ambassador for Women’s Training and now acts as the Creative Director, bringing her styling sensibilities and innovation to Puma’s collections.
Rihanna is also the Contributing Creative Director and Punk & Poet brand ambassador for major sock brand, Stance.
The Weeknd has experienced a lot of success in 2015, following the release of platinum-selling hit “Love Me Harder” with Ariana Grande. He then released “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)” in early 2015.
“Can’t Feel My Face” quickly shot to #1 on iTunes worldwide and within weeks, it reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. His album, “The Hills” has officially been certified 5 times platinum by the RIAA. The 2014 ‘King Of The Fall’ Tour sold out all dates as did the 2015 ‘The Madness Fall’ Tour and since then, The Weeknd’s festival appearances, including Coachella, Lollapalooza and HARD Summer, have attracted huge crowds.Tickets for Rihanna with very special guests The Weeknd & Big Sean at Aviva Stadium, Dublin on 21 June 2016 go on sale Thursday 3 December at 9am.