GRAMMY nominated, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes is adding Philippines to his arena and Asia tour as announced by concert promoter MMI LIVE.
The much-awaited return of “Treat You Better” and “Mercy” singer is happening on October 10, 2019 at the Mall of Asia Arena in support of self-titled album released in 2018.
Now 20, the Canadian hitmaker released his third studio album, which follows 2015’s Handwritten and 2016’s Illuminate. “In My Blood” was released as the self-titled album’s lead followed by Lost in Japan“, “Youth” which features American singer Khalid, “Where Were You in the Morning?“, and “Nervous“.
Kicking off on October 1, Shawn will hit Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Manila, Macao, and Tokyo. The entire World Tour spans more than 100 dates throughout 2019 in North America, Latin America, Europe, the UK, Australia, New Zealand & Asia.
The ShawnAccess Fan Presale for the PH leg begins on April 25 until April 28 at 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM. The ShawnAccess Fan Presale is the first chance to get presale tickets to the tour ahead of the public on sale. For all tour dates and on sale information, head to http://shawnmendesofficial.com. For presale information, including how to access the ShawnAccess Presale, head to ShawnAccess.com or the ShawnAccess app. Once you’ve downloaded the app, you can get a presale code simply by clicking your tour date and copying the code. The ShawnAccess Fan Presale is the first chance to get presale tickets to the tour ahead of the public on sale.
Online ticket reservation to the general public begins on May 4, 2019, at 10:00 AM via mmilive.com and redemption will be on May 10-12 at 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM at any SMTickets outlet.
For those who will purchase tickets, Ticketless VIP Upgrades will be available to the general public at 10:00 AM on Friday, May 17th. All Ticketless VIP Upgrades will come with a Shawn Mendes Tour Passport, and additional Passports can be added to your cart at checkout, if you wish.
For more information, you may follow MMI Live (on Facebook), and @mmilive (on Instagram, and Twitter), or visit mmilive.com for details.
About Shawn Mendes:
GRAMMY-nominated Toronto born multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes released his highly anticipated self-titled third album in May 2018. The album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 album chart as well as multiple additional worldwide markets, including Australia, Canada, Mexico, Belgium, Holland & more and shot to #1 on iTunes in more than 80 countries immediately upon release. The album became one of the top best-selling album debuts of 2018 and made Shawn the third youngest solo artist to ever have three consecutive #1 albums. At the end of 2018, Shawn was nominated in two categories for the 61stannual GRAMMY® Awards, including “Song of the Year” for “In My Blood” and “Best Pop Vocal Album” for Shawn Mendes. Leading up to the album, he released multiple tracks including “Youth” Featuring Khalid, “In My Blood” and “Lost In Japan.” Both “In My Blood” and “Lost In Japan” experienced massive success, soaring to the #1 and #2 spots on the overall iTunes chart in the U.S, Top 5 on iTunes in over 50 countries, and held the #1 and #2 spots on Spotify’s “New Music Friday” playlist. With “In My Blood,” Shawn became the first artist to ever have four #1 singles at AC radio before the age of 20.
In April 2017, Shawn released his 3x Platinum hit “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back.” The track scored Shawn his second #1 single at Top 40 radio and on Billboard’s Pop Songs chart, joining his 7x Platinum single “Stitches.” Throughout his career, Shawn has achieved 3 consecutive #1 album debuts, 2 platinum albums, and 8 consecutive platinum and multi-platinum singles. Worldwide, he has sold over 15 million albums, 100 million singles, and has amassed over 20 billion song streams and 5 billion YouTube views. Shawn has completed two sold-out world tours with over one million tickets sold, selling out legendary stadiums and arenas including NYC’s Madison Square Garden and London’s O2 Arena in minutes. On his upcoming tour, Shawn Mendes: The Tour, he sold out his first ever stadium show in minutes at Rogers Centre in his hometown of Toronto. The tour began in March 2019, with over 100 dates currently announced across the UK, Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia, and Australia/New Zealand, with more to be announced soon. He topped Billboard’s “21 Under 21” in 2017 and 2018 and has been featured on Forbes “30 Under 30,” Spotify’s “25 Under 25,” and Time Magazine’s “Time 100 Most Influential”. In February 2018, ROI Influencer Media recognized Shawn as the #1 Most Influential Artist and #1 Most Influential Teen across all social media platforms.