Internationally-renowned Singer Songwriter JULIO IGLESIAS is one of the World's most popular recording artists. Over the course of his 50-year career JULIO IGLESIAS has sold more than 200-Million albums worldwide, has released over 80 albums, and has more than 400 Gold and Platinum records certified, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time and the best-selling Latin artist in history.
He was officially recognised by Guinness World Records in 2013 as the best-selling Latin male artist of the year. No one else has ever achieved this in the history of music. Today he is also one of the world's most successful touring artists, one who continues to sell huge numbers of tickets for shows at arenas and stadiums worldwide.
JULIO IGLESIAS is returning to Australian after his sell-out 2010 Tour! Julio Iglesias will be touring Australia in November/December 2016. His Greatest Hits Live in Concert Tour is proudly presented by Jacobsen International and Artist2Audience.
Pre-sale and Tickets On-Sale Dates:
Ticketek Venues: Star Event Centre and Gold Coast Casino.
||Mon 1st Aug 9am – 2 Aug 5pm
||Wed 3rd Aug 9am - 4 Aug 5pm
Ticketmaster Venues: The Palais Theatre and Perth Concert Hall
||Fri 29th July 9am – 1st Aug 5pm
||Tues 2nd August 9am – 4th Aug 5pm
Tickets On-Sale date is 9AM Friday 5th August, 2016.
Australia/New Zealand Greatest Hits Tour 2016
JULIO IGLESIAS is an impeccable artist who continues to delight audiences worldwide after five decades. He is renowned by the way he crafts each song note-by-note, studies each word until he reaches the effect he wants. It is said that no one puts such passion and such feeling into music....it is no wonder that every thirty seconds one of his songs is played on a radio station somewhere in the world.
Highlights in JULIO IGLESIAS' career includes:
From 1968 to 1975 - he participated in Spain's Benidorm Song Contest, Chile's Festival de Vina del Mar, Barcelona Song Festival, Eurovision Song Contest, Belgium's Festival of Knokke, Tokyo Music Festival, and many others.
Memorable sell-out performances in the famous New York's Carnegie Hall and Madison Square Garden, both were awaited with such anticipation that it broke box office records in 1976.
In 1983 he was presented the first and only Diamond Disc Award by Guinness World Book of Records for selling more records in more languages than any other musical artist in history. He has six albums on the Billboard 200 Top Chart and only the Beatles have exceeded him. Sells more than 1 million copies of his album "Julio" in the U.S.
In 1984 he sold out 8 nights at New York's Radio City Music Hall, sells out 10 nights at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, Wins the Single of the Year CMA Award with Willie Nelson for their song: "To All The Girls I've Loved Before" and presented Michael Jackson with the Grammy for "Song of the Year" and he is No.1 almost worldwide.
In 1987 he received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the first ceremony of the BRAVO Awards, receives the Grammy Award for Best Latin Singer of the Year, performs at the Royal Command Performance in London, the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea and many others.
JULIO IGLESIAS has performed for Princess Grace of Monaco, U.S President Ronald Reagan and First Lady Nancy Reagan, King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of Spain, Duke of Edinburgh, Queen Mother and Princess Anne, French President Francois Mitterrand, King and Queen of Malaysia and other Heads of States. He has sung with such greats as Frank Sinatra, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Placido Domingo, Anne Murray, Charles Aznavour and other greats.
On 1 April 2013, in Beijing, he received two historic awards: First & Most Popular International Artist of All Time in China, an award given by Sony Music China and which was presented to JULIO IGLESIAS by the world-renowned Chinese artist Lang Lang. He was inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame, alongside Armando Manzanero and José Feliciano.
Don't miss JULIO IGLESIAS live in Concert is an entertainment experience that won't be repeated and a unique and unforgettable way to celebrate the festive season. JULIO IGLESIAS Australia/New Zealand Greatest Hots Tour 2016 is proudly presented by Jacobsen International and Artist2Audience.
For more information go to: www.julioiglesias.com.au
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