Madonna returned to Europe this week launching the European leg of her top selling and critically acclaimed Rebel Heart Tour. After 24 shows across 20 cities in North America, The Rebel Heart Tour kicked off with a sold out show in Cologne, Germany where the Material Girl played two nights to packed houses and will continue its seven-week trek across eleven European countries before it returns to North America and heads to Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand in the first few months of the New Year. A full list of tour dates can be found here.
Recognized as a pioneer for female DJs all around the world, International DJ Mary Mac kick-started the European tour with her opening slot November 4 & 5 in Koln, Germany. With a combination of natural talent, passion and cultural music influences from her Haitian background, this quickly led to Mary Mac becoming a highly sought-after female Producer, Song Writer, MC & DJ. Mary Mac will also open the tour in Berlin (November 11th), Stockholm, Herning & Turin. www.djmarymac5star.com
After wrapping a three-city supporting slot for the Rebel Heart Tour in North America, Montreal born producer and DJ Lunice will open the Rebel Heart Tour dates in Barcelona, Antwerp, Mannheim, Amsterdam, Paris, and Zurich. A disciple of hip hop, Lunice is an international sensation - overthrowing the live arena everywhere he goes with his unique style and approach to music. Lunice: https://soundcloud.com/lunice
The Rebel Heart Tour set list spans all decades of the iconic superstar's illustrious career, including songs from her current album Rebel Heart (the No. 1 Dance hits "Living for Love" and "Bitch I'm Madonna," to classic fan favorites like "Material Girl" and "Holiday" and a "Dress You Up" medley that included "Get Into The Groove," "Everybody," and "Lucky Star." Fan-created artwork is featured in a video montage shown during Madonna's performance of the song "Rebel Heart," and her rendition of "La Vie En Rose" played on just a ukulele received and overwhelming standing ovation from the audience.
The Rebel Heart Tour is directed by Jamie King with musical direction by Kevin Antunes (the band's keyboardist Ric'key Pageot, drummer Brian Frasier-Moore, guitarist Monte Pittman, and background vocalists Kiley Dean and Nicki Richards),lead choreography by Megan Lawson, hair by Andy LeCompte, makeup by Aaron Henrikson, and costume design by Arianne Phillips.
Madonna’s Rebel Heart Tour is produced by Live Nation Global Touring.