During the last quarter of 2018, we’d been surprised by series of announcements from different production companies dropping the names of international artists that will hold concerts in the Philippines the coming year. Thus, these gave us more reasons to look forward to 2019 — a year that promises good music and exciting performances from award-winning singers and musicians.
To help you, we listed down 10 of the biggest concerts happening this year and here they are:
Event: Planetshakers Conference “Kingdom” Manila 2019
Date and Venue: January 19, Smart Araneta Coliseum
Unlike the usual concerts that solely focus on music and the artists, Planetshakers Conference “Kingdom” is a gathering for Christian believers that aims to worship God together through a musical night. For tickets, visit ticketnet.com.ph
Event: Momoland Fan Meeting in Manila
Date and Venue: January 25, Smart Araneta Coliseum
The South Korean all-girls group Momoland who’s behind the hit musics “Bboom, Bboom” and “BAAM” will come back for a special fan meeting event in Manila. For tickets, visit ticketnet.com.ph
Event: Blankpink 2019 World Tour “In Your Area” Manila
Date and Venue: February 2, SM Mall of Asia Arena
The much-awaited concert of another all-girls K-pop group — Blackpink is finally happening this year. Dubbed as “In Your Area” concert tour, fans are excited to see Jennie, Lisa, Rosé, and Jisoo performing live on Philippine stage. For tickets, visit smtickets.com
Event: Josh Groban Bridges Tour
Date and Venue: February 22, SM Mall of Asia Arena
Singer and songwriter Josh Groban is coming back to Manila for a one-night post Valentines concert. The 35-year-old musician is known for his hit singles, “Troy,” “You Raise Me Up,” and “Believe.” For tickets, visit smtickets.com.
Name: Maroon 5 Red Pill Blues Tour
Date and venue: March 5, SM Mall of Asia Arena
American rock-pop group headed by Adam Levine will comeback to our country as part of their Asian leg for their newest tour. This concert is in support to their latest studio album “Red Pill Blues” that features hit tracks such as “Girls Like You,” “What Lovers Do,” and “Wait.” Tickets are available at SM Ticket outlets.
Name: Rita Ora Live in Manila
Date and venue: March 10, New Frontier Theater
British singer-songwriter Rita Ora is the voice behind hit songs “I Will Never Let You Down,” “Girls,” “Lonely Together,” and a lot more. Tickets are available at ticketnet.com.ph
Name: The Bloom Tour: Troye Sivan Live in Manila
Date and venue: May 1, SM Mall of Asia Arena
The long-awaited Asian concert tour of Australian artist Troye Sivan is finally happening, and the Philippines is among the countries he will be performing at. Billed as “The Bloom Tour,” fans are looking-forward to hear him performing his hit singles “Youth” and “My, My, My.” For tickets, visit smtickets.com
Name: Jason Mraz Good Vibes 2019
Date and venue: May 8, SM Mall of Asia Arena
The “Geek in the Pink” will be coming back to Manila for the third time to serenade his Filipino fans. Bringing his “Good Vibes concert tour” in Manila, the grammy-award winning artist is the talent behind “I’m Yours,” “93 Million Miles,” and “Lucky.” For tickets, visit smtickets.com
Name: Lauv Asian Tour
Date and venue: May 20, Smart Araneta Coliseum/ May 21, Waterfront Hotel, Cebu
The 24-year-old American musician and record producer Lauv, who is known for his hits singles “I Like Me Better,” “The Other Way,” and “A Different Way,” is coming back to Manila as part of his Asian Tour. He also added Cebu to his list. For tickets, visit ticketnet.com.ph
Name: The 1975 Live in Manila
Date and venue: September 11, SM Mall of Asia Arena
The English rock band consisting of lead vocalist Matty Healy, drummer George Daniel, lead guitarist Adam Hann, and bassist Ross MacDonald, is returning for a solo concert this September 11. The 1975 is known for their songs such as “Chocolate,” “Robbers,” and “Somebody Else.” For tickets, visit smtickets.com.