The highest selling female group of all time, The Dixie Chicks, have announced that they will be returning to Europe to tour in 2016. Starting in Amsterdam on 20th April, the tour will then head to the UK and Ireland to play arenas in Birmingham, Manchester, London, Glasgow and will culminate in Dublin on 4th May.
These dates will mark the band’s first UK tour since their phenomenally successful ‘Top Of The World’ Tour in 2003. The Dixie Chicks hold the distinction of being the only country group in history and the only female group of any genre to earn back-to-back Diamond Awards signifying 10 million in record sales. Superstars, renegades, innovators, heroes, villains, and moms – for over a decade, the Dixie Chicks have grown from a band into a phenomenon, with over 30 million albums sold, Dixie Chicks are the biggest female band of all time in the U.S.
Superstars, renegades, innovators, heroes, villains, and moms – for over a decade, the Dixie Chicks have grown from a band into a phenomenon, with over 30 million albums sold, Dixie Chicks are the biggest female band of all time in the U.S. The 13-time Grammy Award® and 10-time CMA Award winners the Dixie Chicks became the first (and to date, only) female group in music history to earn two consecutive diamond album certifications by the RIAA, for U.S. sales in excess of 10 million copies each of Wide Open Spaces (released 1998) and Fly (1999). Ranked among the Top 20 country acts of the ’90s and ’00s the Dixie Chicks broad populist following across the U.S. and Canada, the UK and Australia, every point on the global compass where country music is played. Dixie Chicks are Natalie Maines, Martie Maguire and Emily Robison.
WEDNESDAY 20 HEINEKEN MUSIC HALL, AMSTERDAM
FRIDAY 29 BIRMINGHAM BARCLAYCARD ARENA
SATURDAY 30 MANCHESTER ARENA
SUNDAY 1 THE O2, LONDON TUESDAY 3 THE SSE HYDRO, GLASGOW WEDNESDAY 4 3 ARENA, DUBLIN Tickets are on-sale from 9am on 19th June priced at £48.50 BIRMINGHAM, MANCHESTER £42.00 / £50.00 LONDON (subject to per-ticket charge plus order processing fee) and are available from www.livenation.co.uk