Westenra: Youngest Ever Solo Artist To Tour The UK
becoming the UK's fastest selling classical artist of all
time with her debut album ‘Pure’ (having spent 8 weeks in
the Top 10 of the Official UK Album Chart and 15 weeks in
the Top 20), 16 year old Classical crossover artist Hayley
Westenra will become the become the youngest solo singer
to tour the UK later this month.
The eight-date tour of the UK is in support of the New Zealand
native’s first UK single, a cover of the Kate Bush classic
Tour dates were as follows: (This tour is now completed
- check out HWI's coverage HERE)
- Nothampton, Derngate Theatre
21st - Llandudno, North Wales Theatre
24th - Manchester, Bridgewater Hall
25th - Bradford, St George's Hall
28th - Cardiff, St David's Hall
- London, The Palladium
31st - Eastbourne, Congress Theatre
- Bournemouth, Pavillion
date for ‘Wuthering Heights’ is set to be confirmed shortly.
‘Pure’ is out now.
Classical Singer Breaks Chart Records 22 Sep 2003
Hayley Westenra has broken all records with the fastest-selling
debut album in the history of the UK classical charts