Taylor Swift Taking ‘Red’ Tour to Asia
By Kurt Wolff
After criss-crossing North America during her massive Red Tour last year, visiting Australia and New Zealand and then wowing European audiences in early 2014, Taylor Swift is now aiming to knock socks off fans in yet another continent.
Swift announced this week that she will travel to Southeast Asia this June for a string of dates in Thailand, Singapore, the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia (see the list below).
She posted news of the tour dates on her website as well as her YouTube channel:
During the North American portion of the 2013 Red Tour, Swift performed 66 shows in 47 cities and played to more than 1.36 million fans. And during the Australian portion of her tour, she became the first solo female artist in two decades to conduct a national stadium concert tour there.
Swift is currently nominated for five Academy of Country Music awards, including Entertainer of the Year.
The 2014 Asia Dates for Taylor Swift’s Red Tour:
June 4 – Jakarta, Indonesia -MEIS (Mata Elang International Stadium)
June 6 – Manila, Philippines – Mall of Asia Arena
June 9 – Bangkok, Thailand – Impact Arena
June 11 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Putra Indoor Stadium
June 12 – Singapore – Singapore Indoor Stadium