Rihanna Diamonds World Tour Announces UK 2013 Tour Dates

Rihanna Diamonds World Tour Announces UK 2013 Tour Dates

Wednesday 14th November 2012 - Worldwide superstar Rihanna - the "#1 Person On Facebook" with over 61.7 million Likes - is bringing her DIAMONDS WORLD TOUR to Europe in 2013. The RIHANNA DIAMONDS WORLD TOUR begins March 8th in Buffalo, New York. The tour is scheduled to stop in more than 28 cities across North America prior to the European takeover beginning May 26th in Spain. Additional European tour has already confirmed concert dates in Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Norway, Oslo, Scotland, Sweden, the UK, Wales with additional dates to be announced. Complete tour itinerary below. The UK leg of Rihanna's tour will see her play in Cardiff, Manchester, London, Birmingham and Sunderland. Rihanna tickets go on-sale 9am on Tuesday 20th November and are available from www.livenation.co.uk or www.ticketmaster.co.uk. 

In select cities UK fans will have a chance to pre-order the album with their concert tickets. Cities and pre-sale dates vary - check www.Rihanna.com for complete details. UK ticket / album bundle pre-sale runs from 9am Thursday 15th November until 5pm on Friday. 

Rihanna is currently dominating global charts with "Diamonds," the fastest-rising single of her career to date, and the first single from UNAPOLOGETIC, her upcoming 7th studio album for Island Def Jam in just seven years - arriving in stores worldwide on Monday, November 19th. UNAPOLOGETIC is also available pre-order at iTunes: http://smarturl.it/UnapologeticDlx 

"Diamonds" has rocketed to #5 on the Hot 100, Rihanna's 23rd Top 10 hit on the chart. "Diamonds" debuted four weeks ago with #1 postings at iTunes in 27 countries, and Top 5 iTunes in 55 countries. 

The recipient of six Grammy Awards© and seven Billboard Music Awards, Rihanna has sold over 37 million albums and 146 million digital tracks worldwide, and currently holds the record as the top-selling digital artist of all time.  Forbes named Rihanna the world's #1 social media star with over 2.9 billion views on YouTube/VEVO, the most ever for any female artist, over 62.5 million Facebook fans, and over 26.5 million Twitter followers.  In addition to her 11 Hot 100 #1 singles and overall 22 Top 10 singles, she also has 18 #1 singles on the Billboard Dance Club Song Charts. 

Rihanna Diamonds World Tour is promoted world-wide by Live Nation Global Touring.

With Special Guest David Guetta In Cardiff, London And Sunderland

7th Studio Album Unapologetic Set For Worldwide Release Monday 19th November




26-May  Bilbao, Spain  BEC Fri. 30-November 

28-May  Lisbon, Portugal  Pavilhao Atlantico Sat. 24-November 

01-June  Barcelona, Spain  Palau San Jordi Fri. 30-November 

02-June  Montpellier, France  Montpellier Arena Tue. 20-November 

03-June  Lyon, France  Halle Tony Garnier Tue. 20-November 

05-June  Antwerp, Belgium  Sportpaleis Wed. 21-November 

08-June  Paris, France  Stade de France Tue. 20-November 

10-June  Cardiff, Wales  Millennium Stadium Tue. 20-November 

12-June  Manchester, United Kingdom Manchester Arena Tue. 20-November 

15-June  London, United Kingdom  Twickenham Stadium Tue. 20-November 

17-June  Birmingham, United Kingdom LG Arena Tue. 20-November 

20-June  Sunderland, United Kingdom  Stadium of Light Tue. 20-November 

23-June  Amsterdam, Netherlands  Ziggo Dome Wed. 21-November 

26-June  Cologne, Germany  Lanxess Arena Mon. 19-November 

29-June  Zurich, Switzerland  Hallenstadion Mon. 19-November 

02-July  Berlin, Germany  O2 World Mon. 19-November 

09-July  Vienna, Austria  Stadthalle Wed. 21-November 

20-July  Helsinki, Finland  Hartwall Arena Mon. 19-November 

22-July  Stockholm, Sweden  Globen Mon. 19-November 

25-July  Oslo, Norway  Telenor Wed. 21-November 

26-July  Bergen, Norway  Bergenhus Castle 

& Fortress - Koengen Wed. 21-November