Tony Hadley Announces Yorkshire Dates for Spring 2022
One of the most renowned voices in British music, Tony Hadley, has announced a huge UK tour for 2022. And he’ll be performing in Yorkshire four times as he celebrates a remarkable 40 years in music.
Celebrating four decades since Tony first released music with his former band Spandau Ballet, the tour, which will see Tony perform with his band The Fabulous TH Band. He lands at Sheffield City Hall on 16th March, and plays Hull City Hall two nights later. He’ll be at Halifax Victoria Theatre the following night, and York Barbican on 22nd May. In total, he’ll play 36 dates across the country.
Tony Hadley has an unmistakable voice that still brims with passion and urgency as it first did all those years ago. Fitting for what will be a big celebration of one of the biggest voices in pop. He’ll perform tracks from across his career both as the voice of Spandau Ballet, and as a solo artist.
From his beginnings at the forefront of the New Romantic movement, Tony earned himself the accolade of being one of pop’s greatest vocalists. Spandau Ballet had numerous chart-topping singles and albums all over the world. And their hits include the epic ‘Through the Barricades’, the international number one ‘True’, and the unofficial London Olympics theme ‘Gold’.
As a solo artist Tony has performed across the world both with his band, swing bands, and orchestras. In 2005 he was awarded a Gold Badge from the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters.
“Still a top performer”
In 2018 Tony released his highly anticipated solo album Talking To The Moon, The album was incredibly well received and became BBC Radio 2’s Album Of The Week and the 1st single ‘Tonight Belongs To Us’ was Single Of The Week.
He’s still a top performer And last year he released the brand new single ‘Obvious’, co-written with Mick Lister. It was again playlisted on BBC Radio 2.
Alongside his music career, and his work on both radio and TV, Tony received an MBE in December 2019. A deserved accolade for his charitable work for the Shooting Star Children’s Hospice.
Tony presents a live Sunday morning radio show on BBC 3 Counties Radio, and started a podcast & Youtube channel in July 2020 called ‘Stars Cars Guitars’ with Jim Cregan (award-winning rock guitarist, songwriter and producer) and Alex Dyke (veteran British broadcaster on the tv and radio). The podcast features the trio talking about rock and roll adventures, their favourite cars and tales of the stars and friends they met on the way. It also and touches upon the themes of success, fame, family, laughter, memories and dreams.
Tickets for Tony Hadley’s UK tour will be available from: MyTicket.co.uk