The Weeknd Announces His Return to the Global Stage with After Hours World Tour; Coming to T-Mobile Arena Saturday, April 23, 2022
First World Tour Announced for 2022 Includes Extended Outing in North America and Europe
Tickets On Sale Following His Historic Headlining Super Bowl Performance Starting Monday, Feb. 8 at 10 a.m. PT at TheWeeknd.com/Tour
Over A Year After Release, “Blinding Lights” Hits Record Breaking 47th Week In The Top 10 And 38th Week In The Top 5 On Billboard Hot 100
Career-Spanning Project ‘The Highlights’ Available Everywhere Beginning Friday, Feb. 5
WHO: The Weeknd
WHAT: After Hours World Tour
The 104-date global tour will make a Las Vegas stop at T-Mobile Arena Saturday, April 23, 2022.
The worldwide tour announcement comes just days ahead of the multi-platinum singer’s headlining Super Bowl performance, and also includes a handful of rescheduled dates shifting from 2021 to be a part of the After Hours World Tour in 2022.
With the addition of 39 new tour dates, The Weeknd will also release The Highlights on Friday, Feb. 5. The Highlights is a way to present some of The Weeknd’s most notable works in one place. While this isn’t a “Greatest Hits” album it does provide a new listener a rich foray into some of the iconic artist’s best and favorite work. Fans can pre-save and pre-order the album HERE.
TICKETS: Tickets go on sale beginning Monday, Feb. 8 at 10 a.m. PT at TheWeeknd.com/Tour
VERIZON USERS (NORTH AMERICA ONLY): The Weeknd’s partnership with Verizon continues with the announcement of this tour. Members of the Verizon customer loyalty program, VerizonUp, will receive access to this tour. Tickets will be available in the MyVerizon app closer to the date of each event.
About Live Nation Las Vegas
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. Live Nation Las Vegas produces residency shows from Lady Gaga, Aerosmith and Bruno Mars at Park Theater at Park MGM; Usher, Keith Urban, Mariah Carey and Sting at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace; Chicago, The Doobie Brothers, ZZ TOP and Adam Lambert at The Venetian Theatre at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas; and Shania Twain, Kelly Clarkson, Christina Aguilera, Gwen Stefani and Scorpions at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Live Nation Las Vegas also brings other world-famous artists to many of the city’s other premier concert venues including T-Mobile Arena, Mandalay Bay Events Center, MGM Grand Garden Arena, House of Blues, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, and more. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
About T-Mobile Arena
T-Mobile Arena, the 20,000-seat venue located on the Las Vegas Strip between New York-New York and Park MGM, opened April 6, 2016. The arena hosts more than 100 events annually including major headline entertainment, awards shows, UFC, boxing, basketball and other sporting events, family shows and special events. T-Mobile Arena also is the home of the Vegas Golden Knights, a National Hockey League expansion team and the city’s first professional sports team. The city’s newest landmark, named the No. 1 venue on Billboard Magazine’s 2018 Arena Power List as well as the “Best New Major Concert Venue” by Pollstar Magazine, features 50 luxury suites, more than two dozen private loge boxes, complete broadcast facilities, and other specially designed exclusive hospitality offerings and fan amenities destined to create a guest experience second to none. Toshiba Plaza, an adjacent two-acre outdoor entertainment space, features performance stages, a variety of video screens and other interactive content and display areas. Industry-leading architect Populous designed T-Mobile Arena to meet the U.S. Green Building Council’s standards for LEED® Gold Certification. T-Mobile Arena is a privately funded joint venture between AEG and MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information, visit the T-Mobile Arena website at www.t-mobilearena.com.