UB40, the four-time Grammy-nominated reggae-pop band, announces their Red Red Wine Tour, celebrating their 45th-anniversary album. Kicking off in New York City on July 2nd, the US summer tour will feature hits like “Red Red Wine” and “(I Can’t Help) Falling In Love With You.” With over 100 million albums sold worldwide, UB40 brings their legendary sound to major venues across America.
UB40 Hits the Road
Reggae legends UB40, with a remarkable 45-year career, unveil the first leg of their Red Red Wine US summer tour. Kicking off on July 2nd in New York City, the tour promises iconic performances at major amphitheaters and performing arts centers across America, with more show announcements on the horizon.
UB45 Album Release Celebration
Coinciding with their forthcoming 45th-anniversary album, UB45, slated for release on April 19th, UB40 returns to the US for a third consecutive year. Fans can anticipate live renditions of global hits like “Red Red Wine,” “Food For Thought,” and “(I Can’t Help) Falling In Love With You,” alongside new tracks from UB45. Special guest appearances by The English Beat, Maxi Priest, Inner Circle, Third World, and Fastest Land Animal add an extra layer of excitement.
Get ready for ticket presales starting February 7th, followed by the general sale on February 9th for most shows. Secure your spot through Tickets Countdown, offering a 100% money-back guarantee and an exclusive 10% off discount using the code “Rockon” at checkout.
Evolution of UB40’s Sound
Lead vocalist and guitarist Matt Doyle, who joined in 2021, brings a fresh dynamic to UB40’s sound, showcased in their recent collaboration album, Bigga Baggariddim, and the 2022 anthem “Champion.” With Doyle’s lead vocals, UB40’s classics have evolved while staying true to their roots, promising an electrifying live experience.
A Reggae Legacy
UB40, originating from Birmingham, England, transformed from a group of friends to the world’s best-selling reggae band. Garnering over 100 million album sales globally and earning four Grammy nominations for Best Reggae Album, UB40 has left an indelible mark on the reggae scene. With hits like “(I Can’t Help) Falling In Love With You” and “Red Red Wine,” they remain one of the most successful British groups, shaping reggae history for over four decades.
Don’t miss the Red Red Wine Tour as UB40 continues their journey through reggae, celebrating their past, present, and the promise of an exhilarating future.
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