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HALSEY ANNOUNCES AMWAY CENTER SHOW ON OCT 22 IN SUPPORT OF HER "HOPELESS FOUNTAIN KINGDOM" ALBUM
ORLANDO, FLORIDA [May 3, 2017] - Halsey announced her 2017 North American headline tour in support of her second full-length album, “hopeless fountain kingdom” [Astralwerks]—out June 2. Halsey’s eight-week tour kicks off September 29. Joining her on her headlining tour is PARTYNEXTDOOR and Charli XCX. Halsey plays Orlando’s Amway Center on Sunday, October 22. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, May 12 at 10 a.m.
AT&T is sending customers to the front of the line with AT&T priority pre-sale ticket access beginning Tuesday, May 9 at 10 a.m. via the AT&T THANKS program. For complete pre-sale details, visit att.com/frontoftheline.Citi® is the official credit card of the “hopeless fountain kingdom tour.” Citi card members have access to pre-sale tickets beginning Tuesday, May 9 at 10 a.m. through Citi’s Private Pass® program. For complete pre-sale details, visit www.citiprivatepass.com. For additional ticket information, please visit livenation.com.
Tomorrow morning, Zane Lowe will exclusively debut the Grammy® Award-nominated multi-platinum maverick’s new song, “Eyes Closed,” on Apple Music’s, “Beats 1,” as his latest hit single, marking another key moment of “hopeless fountain kingdom.” The track, which Halsey co-wrote with The Weeknd, will be available at all digital service providers at 12 p.m. EST. Following the premiere, “Beats 1”/Apple Music will unveil an exclusive 40-minute Halsey video interview featuring Zane Lowe and Baz Luhrmann.
Tomorrow evening, Halsey will take the stage on “The Tonight Show” starring Jimmy Fallon for the late-night television debut performance of the record’s first single, “Now Or Never.” The song is already a top 15 single on Pop Radio in its first 4 weeks, was the number one most added on Top 40 in its first week, and is now on over 180 stations. The track has already clocked over 34 million Spotify streams and counting, while the Halsey-directed music video surpassed 14 million YouTube/VEVO views.
Last month, Halsey surprised fans by revealing the artwork for “hopeless fountain kingdom” with an innovative scavenger hunt, directly engaging her devout followers. Recently, she revealed the full album track listing with its 13-track standard edition and 16-track deluxe edition via another fan-inclusive surprise, sending 16 fans their own copy of “hopeless fountain kingdom’s” newspaper, The Kingdom Times, with articles tailored to describe the conflict played out in the cinematic video for “Now Or Never.” The album exorcises moments of sorrow, pain, joy, and love through a whirlwind of poetic lyricism, cinematic production, and searing hooks. She invites a few friends including Quavo, Lauren Jauregui (Fifth Harmony), and Cashmere Cat along for the ride, as well as producers Benny Blanco, Greg Kurstin, Ricky Reed and more.
Halsey also partners with U.S. indie retailers for a very special “hopeless fountain kingdom” vinyl pre-order. It goes live on Tuesday, May 9 revealing the list of participating retailers and features an exclusive, limited 7” featuring “Now Or Never” and “Eyes Closed” at stores nationwide. Fans can visit findmeinthekingdom.com for all available pre-order offers, including exclusive bundles, merchandise, vinyl and more.
Halsey first stormed the pop culture kingdom in 2015 and took her spot on the throne as her full-length debut “Badlands” crash-landed at number two on the Billboard Top 200 and earned a platinum-certification in under year. She sold out arenas everywhere and garnered a 2017 Grammy® Award nomination in the category of Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for "Closer," herseven times platinum megahit with The Chainsmokers. Her reign continues with “hopeless fountain kingdom.”
TICKETS: $26.50, $36.50, $56.50 & $76.50 Buy tickets at amwaycenter.com, Chase Box Office at Amway Center, Ticketmaster retail locations, charge-by-phone at 800.745.3000 or at Ticketmaster.com. All dates, act(s) and ticket prices are subject to change without notice. All tickets are subject to applicable taxes, service, handling and facility fee charges. For Amway Center box office and ticket information, visit amwaycenter.com (phone purchases are not available through the Amway Center box office). The Amway Center is located at 400 West Church Street and the box office is located on the north side of the Amway Center, near the intersection of Church Street and Hughey Avenue.
ABOUT AMWAY CENTER
The Orlando Magic served as the developer of the Amway Center, which hosts major national events, concerts and family shows. Opened in the fall of 2010, the facility is owned and operated by the City of Orlando on behalf of the Central Florida community. The Amway Center was designed to reflect the character of the community, meet the goals of the users and build on the legacy of sports and entertainment in Orlando. The building’s exterior features a modern blend of glass and metal materials, along with ever-changing graphics via a monumental wall along one facade. A 180-foot tall tower serves as a beacon amid the downtown skyline. The 875,000 square foot, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certified building features a sustainable, environmentally-friendly design and unmatched technology, including 1,100 digital monitors, the tallest high-definition video board in an NBA venue and multiple premium amenities available to all patrons in the building. Amway Center was recently honored with TheStadiumBusiness Awards’ 2013 Customer Experience Award and named SportsBusiness Journal's 2012 Sports Facility of the Year. For more information about the Amway Center, visit www.amwaycenter.com.