Usher Announces New UK Tour Starting In January 2013

18 September 2012, 07:09 | Updated: 18 September 2012, 15:44

The 'Scream' singer will perform 21 'Euphoria' European dates, including six in the UK, to support his album.

Usher will launch his new 'Euphoria Tour' across the UK and Europe early next year.

The 'Climax' singer announced the initial 21 dates for the upcoming tour earlier today (18th September), and is set to kick off the proceedings with a performance in Amsterdam, Holland in January 2013. Support in the UK will come from Rita Ora.

As a partnership with Live Nation Global Touring, the 'Euphoria' tour will see Usher performing across countries including France, Germany, Belgium, Norway, Finland, Sweden and Switzerland.

The upcoming European tour also includes six dates in the UK across London, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Sheffield and Nottingham, and will help promote the 'Lemme See' singer's recent seventh studio album 'Looking 4 Myself'.

View a picture of Usher performing in London for the iTunes Festival 2012 earlier this month below (Credit: PA):

Earlier this month Usher performing an acclaimed set for the iTunes Festival 2012 at the Camden Roundhouse in London.

The US R&B star recently announced that 'Dive' will serve as the next single to be released from 'Looking 4 Myself', following the success of previous releases 'Climax', 'Scream' and 'Lemme See' featuring Rick Ross.

Usher will launch his 'Euphoria Tour' on 18th January with a show in Amsterdam, Holland and tickets for the newly announced tour go on sale from this Friday (21st September).

Check out Usher's 'Euphoria' 2013 European tour dates in full below:

  • Amsterdam, Denmark (Ziggo Dome) - 18th January
  • Cologne, Germany (Lanxess Arena) - 22nd January
  • Antwerp, Belgium (Sportpaleis) - 24th January
  • London, UK (O2 Arena) - 27th January
  • Glasgow, UK (SECC) - 29th January
  • Birmingham, UK (LG Arena) - 30th January
  • Sheffield, UK (Motorpoint Arena) - 2nd February
  • Nottingham, UK (Capital FM Arena) - 13th February
  • Manchester, UK (Manchester MEN Arena) - 15th February
  • Hamburg, Germany (O2 Arena) - 19th February
  • Oslo, Norway (Spektrum) - 22nd February
  • Stockholm, Sweden (Globen) - 23rd February
  • Helsinki, Finland (Hartwall Areena) - 25th February
  • Malmo, Sweden (Malmo Arena) - 28th February
  • Stuttgard, Germany (Hann-Martin-Schleyer-Halle) - 3rd March
  • Zurich, Switzerland (Hallenstadion)- 4th March
  • Paris, France (Bercy) - 6th March
  • Lyon, France (Halle Tony Garnie) - 8th March
  • Amneville, France (Galaxie Amneville) - 10th March
  • Munich, Germany (Olympiahalle) - 12th March
  • Nice, France (Palais Nikaia) - 14th March