Following their sensational return to the top of the UK album charts, Westlife have announced they will release a brand new DVD featuring last summer’s iconic Croke Park comeback concert in Dublin.
Shot across two nights in-front of 160,000 fans, the spectacular live show captures the climax to the Twenty Tour which saw Shane, Nicky, Mark and Kian reclaim their position as national pop music treasures in an adrenaline-filled homecoming performance.
The show features the global pop kings at their very best as they perform their greatest hits including 'Swear It Again', ‘Flying Without Wings’ and ‘You Raise Me Up’ as well as hit songs from their recent Number 1 album ‘Spectrum’ such as ‘Hello My Love’ and ‘Dynamite’ to a capacity crowd with spectacular staging, lighting and effects.
“Croke Park was the best concert of our lives. It was so special to conclude the Twenty Tour, our most successful tour to date, on home ground. It is amazing that the whole show is being released on DVD so that our fans can relive the memories. We’re looking forward to watching the show again when it is released,’ say the band. Available on DVD, Blu-Ray and deluxe edition DVD+CD format which features a 13 track CD of the live audio from the show of Westlife’s greatest hits, plus their three new tracks live, Hello My Love, Better Man and Dynamite it will be released on 13th March 2020.
The release follows a remarkable comeback for Westlife which included their fastest-selling tour of all time. The ‘Twenty Tour’ sold a record 600,000 tickets across 27 cities and 13 countries.
The Irish pop superstars have also announced a new tour for 2020 covering some of the UK’s largest outdoor stadiums. It will also include their first ever Wembley Stadium show and two performances at Cork’s Pairc Ui Chaoimh.
Last month Westlife returned to the top of the UK album charts for the first time in a decade with their new album ‘Spectrum’.
Westlife have sold over 55 million records worldwide, and are the only band to have their first 7 singles enter the UK chart at No.1. They also have the most singles of any artist to debut at No.1 in the UK. Overall the band have had an incredible 14 No.1 singles, behind only Elvis Presley and The Beatles. They have had 33 No.1 albums worldwide.
As a live act Westlife have sold over 5 million concert tickets worldwide.