Shawn Mendes Sells Out First Ever Stadium Show in Minutes

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The Sept. 6, 2019, present at Toronto's Rogers Centre can also be his first time headlining a live performance in his hometown and is his greatest booked present so far.

On the heels of Shawn Mendes' two Grammy nominations for music of the 12 months and finest pop vocal album, the "In My Blood" singer-songwriter bought out his first ever stadium present simply minutes after tickets went on sale Saturday.

The Sept. 6, 2019, present at Toronto's Rogers Centre can also be Mendes' first time headlining a live performance in his hometown and is his greatest booked present so far. The Rogers Centre live performance, promoted by Louis Messina of Messina Touring Group, will wrap up the North American leg of Mendes' 2019 international enviornment tour. This tour date was introduced earlier this month and was out there for presale beginning on Dec. 5. Mendes additionally introduced a limited-edition merchandise collaboration with Canadian-born model Roots, which additionally rapidly bought out.

“This actually was a dream come true to play the Rogers Centre in my residence city,” Mendes says in an announcement. “And now to have bought it out is simply unimaginable and one thing I may have solely ever imagined.”

Messina says he watched Mendes go from opening on Taylor Swift's 1989 tour to headlining his personal stadium present, noting the now-20-year-old artist has "at all times had the imaginative and prescient, dream and dedication and it has labored." Messina additionally "assured" that "that is the primary of many stadiums in [Mendes'] close to future.” 

Manager Andrew Gertler added, "Since day one, Shawn has put his all into to his stay reveals. We set the purpose to finish this tour with a sold-out stadium and achieved that quicker than I feel any of us anticipated. He at all times had huge desires to play huge venues, and to now have risen to stadium stage is only the start of extra to return.” 

Mendes' worldwide enviornment tour is in help of his 2018 self-titled album, his third to hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, and spans over greater than dates between North America, Europe, U.Ok. and Australia.

A whole listing of his 2019 tour dates could be discovered at his website