When we noticed how a lot the tickets have been for Manchester Pride, we have been a bit frightened that we might have to take out one other mortgage to justify the prices, however now the line-up has been introduced and... yeah okay, here is our financial institution particulars. Take what you want.
Headlining the entire shebang is none apart from Ariana Grande, simply the largest popstar of the second by a rustic mile.
🎉 MANCHESTER PRIDE FESTIVAL 2019 LINEUP REVEALED! 🎉— Manchester Pride (@ManchesterPride) February 25, 2019
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Years & Years, Becky Hill, Lady Leshurr, Faithless, Basement Jaxx, Louisa, Bananarama, the Freemasons, Gok Wan, Hercules & Love Affair, Pixie Lott and extra are additionally on the principle occasion invoice, whereas Liberty X and Dancing on Ice's Saara Aalto are taking part in the village get together.
This gig will little question be of additional significance for Grande, because it takes place simply over two years because the tragic assault at one in all her live shows within the metropolis, the place over 20 people were killed and more were injured.
The singer organised and headlined the One Love Manchester concert later in 2017 to boost cash for the households of the victims, after which later got a tattoo in memory of the individuals who died and included a tribute to the city on the ultimate monitor of her album Sweetener.
"Manchester babes, i’m so thrilled to be headlining delight," Ariana tweeted in response to the information. "My coronary heart. I cant wait to see u and i really like u so a lot."
manchester babes, i’m so thrilled to be headlining delight. my coronary heart. i cant wait to see u and i really like u so a lot.— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) February 25, 2019
The singer additionally careworn that they are nonetheless engaged on one thing particular for Manchester throughout her upcoming tour, including: "We are nonetheless engaged on one thing a bit extra particular for you guys.
"It takes some time to place this stuff collectively however hopefully i can let you know when i see you at delight. i really like u. hope that’s alright."
we're nonetheless engaged on one thing a bit extra particular for you guys. it takes some time to place this stuff collectively however hopefully i can let you know when i see you at delight. i really like u. hope that’s alright. 🖤 https://t.co/zSsx57OQDK— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) February 25, 2019
And in case you are going of to any of Ariana's upcoming exhibits, be sure you learn your electronic mail (or this tweet) concerning the safety measures they're taking:
Manchester Pride takes place from Friday, August 23 to Monday, August 26.