MJR Presents announced today that Mariah Carey’s February 2018 Australian and New Zealand tour has been rescheduled to October due to a necessary realignment of her international engagements for 2018.
The rescheduled tour will see Mariah deliver all her greatest hits which include Dreamlover, Emotions, Hero, Without You, Fantasy, One Sweet Day, We Belong Together, Always Be My Baby and many more, following on from her successful 2017 Las Vegas residency. Cementing her place as one of the world’s all-time iconic vocalists, Carey has sold over 200 million albums worldwide and spawned a career across music, film, television, fashion, beauty and much more.Unfortunately, venue changes have been necessary for the Sydney and Melbourne shows with new tickets issued to patrons in the coming weeks. Tickets to the Brisbane show will remain valid for the rescheduled date and patrons will be contacted by the ticketing company with instructions. Those who cannot attend the new dates will be offered refunds. Unfortunately a Perth show has been unable to be accommodated on the new dates and patrons will be refunded.
For those who have not yet purchased, tickets for the rescheduled shows will go on sale 2pm local time on Thursday February 1. More information for current ticket holders and new purchasers is available from www.mjrpresents.com.
“It’s always unfortunate when these situations occur and we regret any inconvenience the rescheduling has caused for fans,” said MJR director Scott Mesiti. “We’re very excited that we’ve been able to find suitable time for Mariah’s return to ensure fans don’t miss out on what is sure to be a spectacular show from one of the music world’s biggest music icons.”
TICKETS ON SALE THURSDAY 01 FEBRUARY, 2018 – 2:00pm Local Time
MARIAH CAREY GREATEST HITS AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2018
Sunday 7th October – Spark Arena, Auckland
Wednesday 10th October – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
Friday 12th October – Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney
Sunday 14th October – Sandstone Point, BrisbaneTickets MJR PRESENTS
One of the world’s most loved and recognized voices, Mariah Carey is heading down under, bringing her ‘#1s Tour’ to Australia and New Zealand this February.
Mariah will perform the songs that made her the biggest selling female artist of the millenium, including Hero, One Sweet Day, Fantasy,Always Be My Baby, Vision of Love, We Belong Together and many more. From her debut in 1988 through to her massive smash hit album ‘Music Box’, her move into movies & TV and her legendary Las Vegas residency, the world has grown up with Mariah Carey who has become the soundtrack of the last three decades.
The tour takes Mariah outdoors to take advantage of the Australian summer, hitting Melbourne Showgrounds, Parramatta Park and Sandstone Point in Brisbane, as well as Perth Arena and Auckland’s Spark Arena. The shows will be Carey’s first shows in Australia and New Zealand in four years with her successful album ‘Me. I Am Mariah’ and reality docuseries ‘Mariah’s World’ continuing her reign as the Queen of the American music scene.
Mariah Carey is a music icon, a soul legend, a pop phenomenon, a breathtaking live artist and planet Earth’s best-selling female artist of all time. She has sold over 220 million records and 17 of her 18 Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 singles have been self-penned, more than any other solo artist.
With her distinct five-octave vocal range, prolific songwriting, and producing talent, Mariah has defined the modern pop artist. As a singer/songwriter/producer, amongst her countless awards, she has been recognized with multiple Grammy Awards, 21 American Music Awards, Billboard’s “Artist of the Decade” Award, the World Music Award for “World’s Best-Selling Female Artist Of The Millennium,” and BMI’s “Icon Award” for her outstanding achievements in songwriting.
She has topped the charts globally and has played to packed audiences in stadiums and arenas around the world. Her combination of stellar talents has inspired her dedicated fans in almost every country and set new standards for excellence in the music industry.
Mariah Carey‘s ongoing impact transcends the music industry to leave an indelible imprint upon the world at large. She has made substantial marks in film with critically acclaimed roles in Precious (2009), Lee Daniel’s The Butler (2013) and most recently Mariah made her directorial debut in A Christmas Melody, a special festive feature for Hallmark, in which she also stars. A Congressional Award recipient, Mariah has generously donated her time and energy to a range of philanthropic causes near to her heart including Save the Music, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, World Hunger Relief, and the Elton John AIDS Foundation, among many others.
Tickets for Mariah Carey’s ‘#1s Tour’ are on sale from 9:00 AM AEDT Monday 23 October
MARIAH CAREY #1’s TOUR 2018 AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
SATURDAY 03 FEBRUARY – SANDSTONE POINT HOTEL – BRISBANE, QLD
MONDAY 05 FEBRUARY – PERTH ARENA – PERTH, WA
FRIDAY 09 FEBRUARY – MELBOURNE SHOWGROUNDS – MELBOURNE, VIC
SATURDAY 10 FEBRUARY – PARRAMATTA PARK – SYDNEY, NSW