Lionel Richie announces UK tour
Lionel Richie is set to take his 'All The Hits All Night Long' tour to the UK next year
Lionel Richie has announced a UK tour.
The 65-year-old singer is set to play 10 dates across England, Scotland and Wales early next year following his highly successful 'Tuskegee Tour' in 2012.
Speaking about touring the UK, he said: "I can't wait to get back to the UK. The audiences are always so great and I always have an incredible time when I'm in the United Kingdom.
"The show feels like a great big sing-along most nights so I'm looking forward to singing along with the people of the UK again!"
The international superstar launched the 'All The Hits All Night Long' tour in the US last September and since then has played an impressive 70 shows in stadiums, arenas and festivals across North America and Asia.
The concerts see Lionel, who has five Grammy awards under his belt, play his well-known hits 'Dancing on the Ceiling,' 'Say You, Say Me,' 'Hello,' 'Three Times A Lady,' 'Easy' and 'All Night Long' and are a celebration of the singer's incredible career, which has seen him sell over 100 million albums worldwide.
Tickets for the 'All The Hits All Night Long' go on sale at 9am on September 26.
The dates for the UK leg are as follows:
February 28 - Manchester Arena
March 1 - The O2, London
March 4 - First Direct Arena, Leeds
March 6 - The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
March 7 - Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle
March 10 - Odyssey Arena, Belfast
March 13 - Echo Arena, Liverpool
March 14 - NIA, Birmingham
March 16 - Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
March 17 - Capital FM Arena, Nottingham