MARIAH CAREY ANNOUNCES AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND DATES
FOR HER HIGHLY ANTICIPATED WORLD TOUR “THE ELUSIVE CHANTEUSE SHOW”
‘CHANTEUSE’ LAUNCHES IN ASIA OCTOBER 2014 AND ARRIVES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND NOVEMBER 2014, MARKING THE DIVA’S FIRST WORLD TOUR SINCE ‘THE ADVENTURES OF MIMI’
MORE SHOWS TO BE ANNOUNCED ON MARIAHCAREY.COM
On the heels of her most critically acclaimed album of her career, “Me. I am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse,” best-selling female artist of all time MARIAH CAREY embarks on a world tour entitled “The Elusive Chanteuse Show.” This will be Mariah’s first reemergence to the world stage since her celebrated and extensive “The Adventures of Mimi” tour in 2006.
The Elusive Chanteuse Show will launch with two dates in Japan, a favorite stop for Carey, where she holds the title of the best selling international artist with over 20 million albums sold. Mariah’s ‘Chanteuse’ will play 12 dates in Asia starting October 4, 2014, including the superstar’s first ever tour in Mainland China.
Mariah's ‘Chanteuse’ tour will then arrive in Australia, where she performed three highly acclaimed shows in 2013 after a fifteen-year absence. Mariah's 6 Australian dates will commence on November 2, 2014 at Perth's Sandalford Winery, followed by indoor arena shows in Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney. Mariah will also perform two A Day On The Green dates, playing Rochford Wines in Victoria’s Yarra Valley and Sirromet Wines located in Mt. Cotton outside of Brisbane.
The newly announced dates also include Mariah's first ever live show in New Zealand, playing an exclusive date at Auckland’s Vector Arena on November 13, 2014.
11/02 - PERTH
11/05 - ADELAIDE
11/07 - MELBOURNE
11/08 - YARRA VALLEY
11/10 - SYDNEY
11/13 - AUCKLAND
11/16 - BRISBANE
Tickets and Official VIP Packages
for the Australian dates go on sale at 9am on Friday, September 26, tickets for the New Zealand dates go on sale at 9am on Tuesday, September 30. Visit mariahcarey.com/tour
for up-to-date information as the shows get announced. A special pre-sale will be held for Mariah's fan-club members on September 22. Get your live pass here!
Carey’s set list will be an exciting mix of her biggest hits, fan-favorite album cuts, never-before-performed selections from her #1 R&B Album “Me. I am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse” and many more surprises!
“I want to experience the spontaneity and emotion that I put into this album on stage with my fans,” says Carey. “I can’t stop writing songs so don’t be surprised if you hear a brand new song that I just wrote the night before the show in your city!”
Mariah Carey is a true music icon and the best-selling female artist of all time with more than 220 million albums sold to date and 18 Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 singles (17 self-penned) including 'Fantasy', 'Always Be My Baby', 'Hero', 'Touch My Body', 'One Sweet Day', and 'We Belong Together' - more than any solo artist in history.
With her distinct five-octave vocal range, prolific songwriting, and producing talent, Mariah has defined the modern pop performance. As a singer/songwriter/producer, she has been recognized with multiple Grammy Awards, 21 American Music Awards, Billboard's “Artist of the Decade” Award, the World Music Award for “World's Best Selling Female Artist of the Millennium,” and BMI's “Icon Award” for her outstanding achievements in songwriting, to name a few.
She has topped the charts globally and has played to packed audiences in stadiums and arenas around the world. Her artistry has won her legions of dedicated fans and set new standards for excellence in the music industry.
Mariah Carey's ongoing impact transcends the music industry to leave an indelible imprint upon the world at large. She has made substantial marks in film with critically acclaimed roles in Precious (2009) and also in Lee Daniel’s The Butler (2013). A Congressional Award recipient, Mariah has generously donated her time and energy to a range of philanthropic causes near to her heart including Save the Music, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, World Hunger Relief, and the Elton John AIDS Foundation, among many others. A tremendous supporter of children’s charities, both domestic and international, Mariah founded Camp Mariah in partnership with the Fresh Air Fund, a retreat for inner city children to explore career development.
Stay up to date with tour announcements at www.mariahcarey.com/tour
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and Twitter at @MariahCarey.