Michael Buble announces 2019 tour


After taking a two-year break from music to care for his son, Michael Buble is heading back on the road.

The musician will kick off a tour Feb. 13 in Tampa, Florida, and wrap up April 6, in Tacoma, Washington.

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“I’m going to go back to what I was made to do," Buble said in a statement, according to Billboard. “I’m going to come back to a world that needs love and romance and laughter more than it has in a long time. I’m going to be a conduit to that. This is the greatest record I’ve ever made.”

The singer’s 5-year-old son, Noah, was diagnosed with liver cancer two years ago. Buble and his wife, Luisana Lopilato, relocated to Los Angeles while the little boy underwent treatment, and Buble retreated from music to be with his family. Noah is now in remission and, according to the family, doing well in his recovery.

Tickets for North American shows go on sale to general audiences Nov. 19 at 10 a.m. local time. Members of the singer’s Bungalow-B fan club can get presale tickets starting Nov. 13 at 10 a.m. local time.

A CD or digital copy of Buble’s new album, “Love,” stylized as a heart emoji, will be included in each full-priced ticket purchase. The album is out Nov. 16. Fans who preorder the album will receive instant downloads of “When I Fall in Love,” “Love You Anymore” and “Such a Night.”

Billboard reported that the Grammy winner will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame the same day of the album’s release.

More information on Buble’s tour is at MichaelBuble.com. U.S. dates for Buble’s 2019 tour are below.

Feb. 13: Tampa, Florida, at Amalie Arena

Feb. 15: Sunrise, Florida, at BB&T Center

Feb. 16: Orlando, Florida, at Amway Center

Feb. 17: Duluth, Georgia, at Infinite Energy Center

Feb. 19: Washington, D.C., at Capital One Arena

Feb. 20: New York at Madison Square Garden

Feb. 22: Pittsburgh at PPG Paints Arena

Feb. 23: Newark, New Jersey, at Prudential Center

Feb. 24: Philadelphia, at Wells Fargo Center

Feb. 26: Worcester, Massachusetts, at DCU Center

Feb. 27: Buffalo, New York, at KeyBank Center

March 1: Detroit at Little Caesars Arena

March 17: Chicago at Allstate Arena

March 18: St. Paul, Minnesota, at XCEL Energy Center

March 20: Kansas City, Missouri, at Sprint Center

March 22: St. Louis, Missouri, at Enterprise Center

March 23: Lincoln, Nebraska, at Pinnacle Bank Arena

March 25: Dallas at American Airlines Center

March 26: Houston at Toyota Center

March 27: San Antonio at AT&T Center

March 29: Phoenix at Talking Stick Resort Arena

March 30: Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena

March 31: San Diego, California, at Valley View Casino Center

April 2: Los Angeles at Staples Center

April 3: Oakland, California, at Oracle Arena

April 5: Portland, Oregon, at Moda Center

April 6: Tacoma, Washington, at Tacoma Dome


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