Sia hits NZ shores for the first time this December

Wednesday 31 May 2017

Sia hits NZ shores for the first time this December

Experience the much-awaited performance of Australian singer-songwriter Sia as she showcase her singing prowess in Auckland centre stage this December.

Unveiling her 'Nostalgic for the Present Tour', Sia will descend on NZ shores for the first time. Kiwi fans are thrilled to welcome the sensational artist—excited to hear her live while playing her iconic anthems 'Chandelier', 'Elastic Heart', 'Clap Your Hands' and more. Her performances will feature hit songs from her chart-topping, Gold certified 2016 album 'This Is Acting'.

Sia has revealed she will be sharing the stage with an epic, all-female line-up made up of some of the most exciting names in pop. Starting with UK electro-pop singer Charli XCX who's been carving out a formidable reputation on the global circuit hitting the no. 2 spot on the 'Top 25 YouTube' list receiving almost two millions views in under 24 hours with her latest single 'Boys'. Synth-pop artist and 'Breakthrough Artist of the Year' nominee Theia will also the join the group.

Special guest dancer and actress Maddie Ziegler, who has appeared in five of Sia's music videos, including 'Chandelier' and 'Elastic Heart' will also join the impressive line-up.

Sia toured in Australia in 2011 where she owned the stage and took the world by storm. Since then, she has risen to become a superstar, one of the most influential and prolific artists in the world. She has collaborated with the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Beyoncé and David Guetta; has penned songs for Rihanna, Kylie Minogue, Katy Perry, Camila Cabello and more.

Chalking up accolades including multiple Grammy Award nominations, and building a dedicated army of fans across the world, all the while maintaining an air of enigma and mystery that only adds to her allure.

The global pop sensation dazzled audiences with her unique live show at last year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, with Time calling the performance "one of the festival's best".

The most-streamed female artist on Spotify last year, Sia's accolades continue to build; currently Gold in NZ, 'Cheap Thrills' peaked at number 6 on the NZ Radioscope chart. Singles 'Elastic Heart' and 'The Greatest' were both top 10 radio hits in NZ, while 1000 Forms Of Fear, Sia’s 2014 studio album, has achieved Gold accreditation.

"This year has featured some huge pop spectacles... but none as creatively captivating as what Sia is doing onstage... For an artist not prone to sprawling tours, Sia fully understands how to make the live experience feel vital." - Billboard

Witnessing Sia's live performance is a once in a lifetime experience you don't want to miss!