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Simply Red announce Stars 25th anniversary UK tour

Simply Red

Story by Jack Foley

SIMPLY Red will take their classic album Stars on the road this November (2016).

The first half of the show will feature the entire Stars album in it’s original running order while the second half of the show will feature hits and classic Simply Red songs.

Tickets go on sale on Wednesday, June 8, at 5pm.

Stars was released on September 30, 1991 and was the best-selling UK album for two consecutive years, 1991 and 1992, a feat that hasn’t been repeated since.

It was their fourth album and the first to feature a collection of songs written entirely by Mick Hucknall for which he received an Ivor Novello award for Best Songwriter of the Year in 1991 in addition to a Brit Award for Best British Band that same year.

Simply Red play the following dates (all November 2016):

13 – Liverpool Liverpool Arena
15 – Aberdeen, E & CC
16 – Glasgow, SSE Hyrdo
18 – Manchester, Manchester Arena
20 – Birmingham, Genting Arena
22 – Newcastle, Newcastle Arena
23 – Nottingham, Nottingham Arena
25 – London, Wembley Arena
27 – London, O2 Arena