From great icons to billboard favourites, everyone's playing in Singapore. Brace yourself for musicians like Sir Elton John, Josh Groban, Maroon 5, Jason Mraz and others
If you thought the concerts in 2018 were great, think again. It keeps getting better with an exciting line-up of fun debuts and returning acts in 2019 – it’s an eclectic mix for every kind of music lover. So what if BTS concert tickets are sold out? Dive into nostalgia or just soak in mega positive vibes at one of these gigs. We foresee a rocking year with more artists dropping by so stay tuned!
Jon Hopkins: Live in Singapore
Electronic music god, Jon Hopkins will be stopping by for an epic night of rugged techno to transcendent choral music. He will be spinning hits from his latest album (after six years!), Singularity. We reckon the show’s going to be out of this world.
Jon Hopkins: Live in Singapore, Capitol Singapore, 11 Stamford Road, Singapore 178905
Hyukoh: Live in Singapore
Here’s a Korean group whose tickets aren’t sold out just yet – South Korean indie band, Hyukoh will be back in town after their stellar debut two years ago. We’re eagerly waiting for a live rendition of their 2018 hit, “24: How to find true love and happiness”.
Hyukoh: Live in Singapore, Esplanade Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
Josh Groban: Bridges Tour
For the first time ever, the baritone king is in town to raise our excitement levels up to the max with his goosebump-worthy pipes. And don’t worry, you’ll be getting a full-on concert complete with a full orchestra and choir. *Attempts to sing ‘You Raise Me Up’ in our lowest pitch*.
Josh Groban: Bridges Tour, The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01, Singapore 138617
Years & Years: The Palo Santo Tour
Yaas! British synth-pop group Years & Years is coming to our shores for their first full concert. Expect groovy keyboard and electronics-based tunes that will have you dancing into the night. The trio will be performing hits from their third album – yes, hits like ‘Sanctify’ and ‘If You’re Over Me’ included – which are a transitional leap from their debut album. One thing’s for sure, we’ll never get over them.
Years & Years: The Palo Santo Tour, The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green #04-01 Singapore 138617
Blue: Live in Singapore
Back in town after eight long years, your UK sweethearts are coming back with a high dosage of nostalgia. They will be performing karaoke favourites like ‘One Love’ and ‘All Rise’ and a whole lot of others you can’t recall but probably know the lyrics to.
Blue: Live in Singapore (tickets go on sale 21 Dec), Zepp@Big Box Singapore, 1 Venture Avenue, Singapore 608521
Kodaline: Live in Singapore 2019
The Irish rock band who has churned out hits like “All I want”, “High Hopes” and “Head Held High” is coming back for a highly-anticipated concert. We’re expecting hits from their new album, “Politics of Living”.
Kodaline: Live in Singapore 2019, Zepp BIGBOX, 1 Venture Avenue, Singapore 608521
Maroon 5: Red Pill Blues Tour
They’ve been back countless times but this one’s special ‘cos it’s their biggest show yet. Dance and croon to the infectious hits that were probably anthems of our haydays (by that mean 2000s). Remember ‘She will be loved’ and ‘This love?’ Ahh, memories!
Maroon 5: Red Pill Blues Tour, National Stadium, 1 Stadium Drive, Singapore 397629
John Mayer: Asia Tour Singapore 2019
(Update: tickets are sold out.) This is not a drill or an April Fools joke, John Mayer is going to make our hearts flutter as it kicks off his Asia tour, right here in sunny SG. John Mayer himself said that he’ll be “playing two sets of music with more songs in rotation than ever before” so here’s to seeing him in a new light.
John Mayer: Asia Tour Singapore 2019, Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397691
Anne-Marie: Live in Singapore
Annie-Marie probably loves us a ton ‘cos she’s coming back just six months after her debut back in October ‘18. We’re not complaining though, we can’t wait for infectious pop hits like, ‘2002’.
Anne-Marie: Live in Singapore, Capitol Theatre, 11 Stamford Road, Capitol Piazza Singapore 178884
Ed Sheeran: Divide World Tour
He might not be the best dressed to everyone but Ed, we love your t-shirt and Vans combo. The global megastar and king of all corny wedding songs will be performing the best hits from his third studio album including earworms like ‘Shape of You’, ‘Castle on the Hill’ and how can we forget ‘Perfect’, the sweet, sweet ballad and tribute to his wife.
Ed Sheeran: Divide World Tour, National Stadium, 1 Stadium Drive, Singapore 397629
Troye Sivan: ‘The Bloom Tour’ Singapore
The Youtube sensation and total hottie, Troye Sivan will be in town for his first-ever live concert after teasing us with a few fan meet-and-greet sessions this year. And boy, are we in for a threat. The Aussie pop artiste has enjoyed quite a year with charting-toppers, a platinum album and a cameo in Ariana Grande’s Thank u, next’ music video.
Troye Sivan: ‘The Bloom Tour’ Singapore, The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre Singapore, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01, Singapore 138617
Jason Mraz: Good Vibes 2019
You know you’re in for a chill night when Mr. A-Z is in town. Soak in the positive vibes a move along with the geek in the pink as who cranks out mega hits and infectious earworms.
Jason Mraz: Good Vibes 2019, The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre Singapore, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01, Singapore 138617
The 1975: Live in Singapore
You heard that right, The 1975 is returning to Singapore after five long years! Move along to earworms like “Somebody Else”, “Give Yourself A Try”, “A Change of Heart”, “tootimetootimetootime”… gosh, there’s just too many hits we love!
The 1975, The Star Performing Arts Centre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, Singapore 138617
Elton John: Farewell Yellow Brick Road Final Tour
Nov or Dec (we’ll let you know!)
O.M.G, did we hear that right? Sir Elton John’s stopping over in Singapore for his final tour EVER and we’re still recovering from the news. It might still be a year away but it’s well worth the wait. For now, all we can do is gather our playlist and watch his videos on rerun.
Elton John: Farewell Yellow Brick Road Final Tour, watch this space for more deets
The ones that you’ve missed
Slash feat. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators Live in Singapore
Dig out your leather jackets and kick off 2019 with probably the greatest rock party ever. Legendary rock icon, Slash, along with Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, will be busting out head-banding hits from the latest album, Living The Dream.
Slash feat. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators Live in Singapore, The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore Resorts World Sentosa, 1 Garden Ave, Singapore 099621
Superorganism: Live in Singapore
You’ve watched Superorganism’s quirky and creative videos on Youtube. Now it’s time to watch them live as they drop by the city before performing at Coachella. The eight-member band will be playing top hits from their self-titled debut album.
Superorganism: Live in Singapore, The Pavilion at Far East Square, 28 China Street, #01-01, Far East Square, Singapore 049570
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