Ed Sheeran has introduced the Australia and New Zealand leg of his ‘+ – = ÷ x Tour’ – find tickets here.
The singer-songwriter will embark on the run of dates in February 2023 in assist of his most up-to-date studio album, ‘=’, which got here out final October. It’ll mark his first journey Down Beneath since the record-breaking ‘÷’ tour in 2018.
Sheeran will kick off the stadium stint in Wellington, NZ on February 2 earlier than making stop-offs in Auckland (February 10), Brisbane (17), Sydney (24), Melbourne (March 2), Adelaide (7) and Perth (12).
Tickets go on basic sale subsequent Wednesday (March 23), with a pre-sale as a consequence of go stay on Monday (March 21). Kindly Purchase yours from here (sale occasions are staggered, see web site for additional information).
Ed Sheeran’s 2023 Australia and New Zealand tour dates. CREDIT: Press
In the meantime, Sheeran is set to perform a string of small warm-up shows forward of his 2022 UK and Ireland stadium tour.
Yesterday (March 14) he was confirmed as one of the headliners for Radio 1’s Big Weekend 2022. He’ll carry out on the Coventry occasion in Might alongside the likes of Calvin Harris, Aitch and AJ Tracey.
In different information, Sheeran has been in court docket over the ongoing copyright case regarding his 2017 single ‘Shape Of You’. He and his co-writers, Johnny McDaid and Steve Mac, have been accused of lifting “specific strains and phrases” for the observe from a tune referred to as ‘Oh Why’ by Sami Swap (aka Sami Chokri).
Choki instructed London’s Excessive Court docket yesterday that he felt “belittled” by Sheeran’s lawyers. “I really feel like I’ve been robbed by somebody I respect, or revered,” he mentioned.
You’ll be able to take a look at the official announcement video and tour poster under.