Taylor Swift is taking “Midnights” on the highway.
Only a day after making Billboard historical past, the “Lavender Haze” singer introduced Tuesday on “Good Morning America” that she is going to embark on her sixth live performance tour.
“Good morning, America, it’s Taylor,” she stated. “I wanted to tell you something that I’ve been so excited about for a really long time and I’ve been planning for ages, and I finally get to tell you I’m going back on tour. The tour is called the ‘Eras’ tour, and it’s a journey through all of my musical eras of my career.”
Swift will launch the tour in U.S. stadiums on March 18, 2023, in Glendale, Ariz. — the identical place she kicked off her 2018 Repute tour. Up to now, 28 dates have been introduced throughout the nation that may take the tour into August when she closes out the primary leg with two exhibits at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Aug. 4 and 5.
She is going to launch worldwide dates later.
The Grammy winner has additionally tapped various “brilliant opening acts” for the tour, together with Paramore, beabadoobee, Phoebe Bridgers, lady in purple, Muna, Haim, Gayle, Gracie Abrams, and Owenn.
“And really, I’m just so excited that I get to look you guys in the eye and say thank you for everything,” she added.
Potential concertgoers could have to enroll in Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan program to register for presale tickets now by means of Nov. 9. As soon as they obtain a code, they may have the ability to buy tickets on Nov. 15. These tickets will begin at $49 and go as much as $449. VIP packages begin at $199 and go as much as $899.
Verified followers from Swift’s Lover Fest tour can even obtain most popular entry to take part within the TaylorSwiftTix Presale as soon as registered with the identical Ticketmaster account because the earlier buy.
All different public ticket gross sales start Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. native venue time.
Swift’s announcement comes greater than per week after she launched her tenth studio album, “Midnights,” on Oct. 20. The singer introduced the album again in August throughout an acceptance speech on the Video Music Awards.
In a press release after the present, she described “Midnights” as a “a collection of music written in the middle of the night, a journey through terrors and sweet dreams. The floors we pace and the demons we face.”
Main as much as the discharge, Swift teased followers by trickling particulars in regards to the album — together with writing credit for boyfriend Joe Alwyn and “The Batman” star Zoë Kravitz.
“Midnights” made its grand entrance by briefly crashing Spotify and treating followers to bonus tracks and a companion music video for the one “Anti-Hero.”
Occasions critic Mikael Wooden wrote that “Midnights” “returns to an earlier Swift mode in both sonic and lyrical terms.”
Including to the thrill round “Midnights” was the album’s industrial success. Swift’s new album broke information on Spotify final week and on Monday, the singer turned the primary artist to completely occupy the highest 10 spots of the Billboard Scorching 100 chart.
“10 out of 10 of the Hot 100??? On my 10th album??? I AM IN SHAMBLES,” Swift tweeted on Monday.
Swift’s upcoming tour comes amid vital and industrial hype for “Midnight” and greater than 4 years since her “Reputation” tour in 2018.
Occasions employees author Nardine Saad contributed to this report.