In support of his sophomore album Illuminate (out September 23rd on Island Records), multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes announces his first-ever headlining arena world tour for 2017. The 44 announcedIlluminate World Tour dates will kick off in the U.K. on April 27th, running through August 23rd. The North American leg of the arena tour will begin July 6th and will make stops in major cities across the U.S. and Canada, including a night at Los Angeles’ legendary STAPLES Center on July 12th.
For fan club presale info, head to ShawnAccess.com. American Express® Card Members will have access to purchase tickets in advance beginning Monday, September 12th*.
The upcoming album Illuminate features Shawn’s hit lead single “Treat You Better,” which has entered the Top 10 on both Billboard’s Hot 100 and Radio Songs charts. This is Shawn’s second Top 10 single on the Hot 100 after “Stitches” reached #4 last year. Following the success of “Treat You Better,” Shawn released three additional songs fromIlluminate including “Mercy,” “Ruin,” and “Three Empty Words,” which are available immediately upon pre-ordering the album. Shawn has recently come off of his sold-out Shawn Mendes World Tour surrounding the success of his platinum #1 debut album Handwritten.