Legendary pop star announces huge tour is coming to the UK – and tickets go on sale this week

THIS iconic musician has been performing across the world for six decades – and shows no sign of slowing down. As their 2024 world tour continues, they have now added four UK dates as they round off the year on home turf. Getty - ContributorSir Paul McCartney is performing his first UK dates in two years[/caption] Getty - ContributorThe musician is considered one of the greatest living artists in the world[/caption] We are of course talking about Sir Paul McCartney, undoubtedly one of the most defining UK musicians ever. He will be performing two dates at Co-Op Live in Manchester, and two dates at London’s O2 Arena this December, with tickets available from this Friday at 10am. The 81-year-old first found fame in The Beatles alongside John Lennon, Ringo Starr and George Harrison, who formed in Liverpool back in 1960 and remain to this day one of the most beloved bands of all time. Their success triggered the unmatched “Beatlemania” which saw them become heartthrobs across the globe. Paul has since become one of the greatest selling artists of all time across the globe, spanning music genres from pop to psychadelic rock. He officially became Sir Paul McCartney after being knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1997. The Paul McCartney Got Back live tour will see him perform some of hit biggest hits from The Beatles, Wings and his solo career. The new dates will be McCartney’s first shows in the UK since Glastonbury back in 2022 – where he celebrated his 500th show with his band. He also hasn’t performed in London since 2018, and Manchester since 2021. His tracklist will include songs like Hey Jude, Live And Let Die, Band On The Run, Let It Be and many more. He will be joined by his longtime bandmembers Paul “Wix” Wickens (keyboards), Brian Ray (bass/guitar), Rusty Anderson (guitar) and Abe Laboriel Jr (drums) The Got Back Tour also features the Hot City Horns – formed of Mike Davis on trumpet, Kemji Fenton on sax, and Paul Burton on trombone.  The announcement of his UK dates follow his European and South American tour, where he’ll be performing in Uruguay, Argentina, Chile and Peru, before heading to France and Spain. The four UK dates will round out his 2024 performances. Tickets are available to buy at AXS.com and Ticketmaster.co.uk Sir Paul McCartney 2024 tour dates Here's where you can catch the star performing: Tuesday 1st October – Estadio Centenario, Montevideo, URUGUAY Saturday 5th October – River Plate Stadium, Bueno Aires, ARGENTINA Sunday 6th October – River Plate Stadium, Bueno Aires, ARGENTINA Friday 11th October – Estadio Monumental, Santiago, CHILE Wednesday 23rd October – Mario Alberto Kempes, Cordoba, ARGENTINA Sunday 27th October – Estadio Nacional, Lima, PERU Wednesday 4th December – La Defense Arena, Paris, FRANCE Thursday 5th December – La Defense Arena, Paris, FRANCE Monday 9th December – Wizink Centre, Madrid, SPAIN Tuesday 10th December – Wizink Centre, Madrid, SPAIN Saturday 14th December – Co-op Live, Manchester, UK Sunday 15th December – Co-op Live, Manchester, UK Wednesday 18th December – The O2, London, UK Thursday 19th December – The O2, London, UK Getty - ContributorThe star will end his tour at London’s O2 Arena[/caption] Getty - ContributorTickets go on sale on Friday June 21 at 10am[/caption]

Legendary pop star announces huge tour is coming to the UK – and tickets go on sale this week

THIS iconic musician has been performing across the world for six decades – and shows no sign of slowing down.

As their 2024 world tour continues, they have now added four UK dates as they round off the year on home turf.

Getty - Contributor
Sir Paul McCartney is performing his first UK dates in two years[/caption]
Getty - Contributor
The musician is considered one of the greatest living artists in the world[/caption]

We are of course talking about Sir Paul McCartney, undoubtedly one of the most defining UK musicians ever.

He will be performing two dates at Co-Op Live in Manchester, and two dates at London’s O2 Arena this December, with tickets available from this Friday at 10am.

The 81-year-old first found fame in The Beatles alongside John Lennon, Ringo Starr and George Harrison, who formed in Liverpool back in 1960 and remain to this day one of the most beloved bands of all time.

Their success triggered the unmatched “Beatlemania” which saw them become heartthrobs across the globe.

Paul has since become one of the greatest selling artists of all time across the globe, spanning music genres from pop to psychadelic rock.

He officially became Sir Paul McCartney after being knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1997.

The Paul McCartney Got Back live tour will see him perform some of hit biggest hits from The Beatles, Wings and his solo career.

The new dates will be McCartney’s first shows in the UK since Glastonbury back in 2022 – where he celebrated his 500th show with his band.

He also hasn’t performed in London since 2018, and Manchester since 2021.

His tracklist will include songs like Hey Jude, Live And Let Die, Band On The Run, Let It Be and many more.

He will be joined by his longtime bandmembers Paul “Wix” Wickens (keyboards), Brian Ray (bass/guitar), Rusty Anderson (guitar) and Abe Laboriel Jr (drums)

The Got Back Tour also features the Hot City Horns – formed of Mike Davis on trumpet, Kemji Fenton on sax, and Paul Burton on trombone. 

The announcement of his UK dates follow his European and South American tour, where he’ll be performing in Uruguay, Argentina, Chile and Peru, before heading to France and Spain.

The four UK dates will round out his 2024 performances.

Tickets are available to buy at AXS.com and Ticketmaster.co.uk

Sir Paul McCartney 2024 tour dates

Here's where you can catch the star performing:

Tuesday 1st October – Estadio Centenario, Montevideo, URUGUAY

Saturday 5th October – River Plate Stadium, Bueno Aires, ARGENTINA

Sunday 6th October – River Plate Stadium, Bueno Aires, ARGENTINA

Friday 11th October – Estadio Monumental, Santiago, CHILE

Wednesday 23rd October – Mario Alberto Kempes, Cordoba, ARGENTINA

Sunday 27th October – Estadio Nacional, Lima, PERU

Wednesday 4th December – La Defense Arena, Paris, FRANCE

Thursday 5th December – La Defense Arena, Paris, FRANCE

Monday 9th December – Wizink Centre, Madrid, SPAIN

Tuesday 10th December – Wizink Centre, Madrid, SPAIN

Saturday 14th December – Co-op Live, Manchester, UK

Sunday 15th December – Co-op Live, Manchester, UK

Wednesday 18th December – The O2, London, UK

Thursday 19th December – The O2, London, UK

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The star will end his tour at London’s O2 Arena[/caption]
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Tickets go on sale on Friday June 21 at 10am[/caption]