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Stevie Wonder Set European Tour Dates

June 06, 2008 07:15:12 GMT

The legendary pop singer has just announced that he will be back on the road to greet his fans in Europe.


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Legendary pop singer Stevie Wonder is set to get back on the road and plans to treat his faithful fans in Europe later this year. Stevie announced that news on Thursday June 5, stating to the press that his European leg will have in total of 12 dates and set to kick off on September 8 at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham, England.

Beside stopping in England, Stevie will also stage his concerts in other major European countries such as Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Italy and France. The pop legend's upcoming tour won't be held that long as it is planned to finish on September 28.

Stevie announced his European trek, which was his first in over a decade, in a showcase at Hard Rock Cafe in London. Confirming his tour plan, he said, "I am looking forward to performing in these venues in Europe. We are going to have some wonderful nights of intimate excitement."

In other news, not only announcing his tour, at the showcase he also gives an opinion about Amy Winehouse to the local press. Stevie admitted that that he is a fan of Amy's music saying, "She reminds me of a young Etta James. 'Rehab' is a very good song. The CD was good, my daughter turned me on to it."

Full dates of Stevie Wonder's European Tour:

  • Birmingham NIA, England (September 8)
  • Manchester MEN, England (9)
  • London O2 Arena, England (11)
  • Rotterdam Ahoy, Netherlands (14)
  • Aalborg Gigantium, Sweden (17)
  • Stockholm Globe, Sweden (19)
  • Hamar Vikingskipet, Norway (20)
  • Cologne Arena, Germany (22)
  • Mannheim Sap Arena, Germany (23)
  • Munich Olympiahalle, Germany (25)
  • Milan Datchforum, Italy (26)
  • Paris Bercy, France (28)

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posted by di on Nov 01, 2008
stevie and seal and mike post and Jackson are copyright infringers and have been, Stevie, a repeat offender, since 1982, same year as jackson, then again in 1991, I know, I own the composer's versions.
posted by fv on Jun 21, 2008
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