Justin Bieber will perform in Mumbai on May 10 as part of the Asia leg of his world tour. According to an official statement from Arjun Jain, director of White Fox India, the promoter of the tour, Bieber will perform at DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai.
Apart from Mumbai, the Asia leg of Bieber’s highly-successful ‘Purpose World Tour’ will cover Tel Aviv and Dubai. The tour has so far covered the USA, Canada and Japan.
“Justin Bieber will be bringing an extraordinarily epic show that India has not witnessed in recent times,” the statement read.
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As part of the tour, the singer, who is currently performing in Mexico, will travel across South America, Australia and New Zealand before proceeding to Asia, Africa and Europe.
According to IANS, the 22-year-old Canadian singer-songwriter will perform hits like “Where Are Ace Now”, “Boyfriend”, “Love Yourself”, “Company”, “As Long As You Love Me”, “What Do You Mean?”, “Baby” and “Purpose”, at the DY Patil Stadium here on May 10.
“He enjoys over 80 per cent dedicated fan following in India and we envisage one of the biggest live events of the year,” Jain added.
The negotiations for bringing the Purpose Tour to India were on for six months.
“We are expecting a full house on May 10… This tour will place India on the global map and open up avenues for other artistes of the similar stature who may want to consider India as part of their touring roster,” Jain said.
Bieber’s latest jaunt is in support of his fourth album “Purpose”, wherein he has experimented with more exploratory electronic sounds.
Apart from India, the Asia leg of the tour comprises Tel Aviv in Israel and Dubai in the UAE. The ‘Beliebers’ — fans of Bieber — in India, can pre-register for tickets at http://www.bookmyshow.com from February 22. These will be priced Rs 4,000 upwards.