Sophie Ellis-Bextor announces Edinburgh gig as part of 2019 UK tour

Singing sensation Sophie Ellis-Bextor has announced an Edinburgh gig as part of her 2019 UK and Ireland tour.

Monday, 24th September 2018, 12:08 pm
Updated Monday, 24th September 2018, 12:11 pm
Sophie Ellis-Bextor announces 2019 UK tour.

The Murder on the Dancefloor star will be performing an array of hits at the Usher Hall on 11 June alongside a live orchestra.

Her tour will begin in Cambridge on 2 June, before taking in Nottingham, Bristol, Brighton, Birmingham, Manchester, with the final stop in Dublin.

Since the release of her debut album ‘Read My Lips’ in 2001, which sold over 2 million copies worldwide, Ellis-Bextor has had six Top 10 singles, including ‘Take Me Home’, ‘Get Over You’, and of course ‘Murder on the Dancefloor’.

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Sophie said: “It’s so exciting to be performing hits from my entire career with full orchestral arrangements for the first time! This is a bit of a dream come true. I’m especially delighted that I get to do some proper full-on live disco with strings.. it’s going to be really special!”

The show will feature arrangements stemming from her forthcoming Orchestral Greatest Hits album due in 2019.

Pre-sale tickets for the show launch on Thursday, 27 September while general sale launches Friday, 28 September on Ticketmaster.

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