One of the world’s biggest pop sensations Ariana Grande is making a huge comeback to treat her Filipino fans as concert promoter MMI LIVE has recently announced the coming of The Dangerous Woman Tour to Manila on August 21, 2017 at the Mall of Asia Arena. Ariana is due to return for the second time in two years in support of her third studio and Grammy-nominated album, Dangerous Woman.
The 23-year-old pop icon first came here in 2015, where she performed to a sold-out Mall of Asia Arena. An estimated 10,000 concertgoers saw her for the first time inthe headlining show dubbed as “The Honeymoon Tour.”
Remarkable accolades achieved by our multi-platinum artist began with“Yours Truly” which went triple-platinum, landed in the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, and seized #1 on the iTunes Overall Top Songs chart. Meanwhile, the platinum selling “My Everything” garnered a Grammy Award nomination for “Best Pop Vocal Album” and spawned the six-times-platinum hit “Problem.”
Upon the single’s release, Ariana became “the youngest woman to debut with over 400K sold first-week,” while the song ranked as the 4th “highest digital song debut by a female artist” and 8th highest ever. She also became the first woman in history and the first artist since Michael Jackson to simultaneously have three songs—”Problem,” “Break Free” and “Bang Bang” with Nicki Minaj and Jessie J. “Bang Bang” went platinum and was Grammy-nominated for “Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.”
Later on, she landed four songs in the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, the most of any artist in 2014.In 2013, she was named “Best New Artist” at the American Music Awards. Other accolades followed with Ariana winning “Favorite Breakout Artist” at the People’s Choice Awards 2014, the “Young Influencer Award” at the iHeartRadio Music Awards, the “Radio Disney Chart Topper Award,” “Choice Female Artist” and “Choice Single” “Problem” at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards, and more. At the 2014 MTV VMAS, “Problem” was named “Best Pop Video” as well. In November, Ariana took home the award for “Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock” at the 2015 American Music Awards.
In 2016, Arianareleased her platinum-selling third full-length album, Dangerous Woman, driven by the title track, which captured #1 on both iTunes Overall Top Songs Chart and Top Pop Songs Chart minutes after release. The first single “Dangerous Woman” also debuted in the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 earning her the distinction of becoming the first artist to debut on the chart with the lead single from her first three albums. Her current single, “Side to Side,” featuring Nicki Minaj, recently became Grande’s eighth top 10 hit on the Hot 100. Arianaended the year being honored at the 2016 American Music Awards, receiving the coveted award for “Artist of the Year”.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public this Saturday, May 20 at 10:00 AM and can be purchased at all SM Tickets outlets or visit www.smtickets.com or by calling 470-2222.
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