GEORGE EZRA AN OPEN AIR CONCERT AT SANDOWN PARK RACECOURSE
WEDNESDAY 1ST AUGUST 2018
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The Jockey Club Live and Sandown Park Racecourse are excited to announce GEORGE EZRA as the next headliner of the 2018 summer season, joining the previously announced PLAN B (25thJuly 2018).
George Ezra is one of the biggest selling male artists of the decade. His debut album Wanted On Voyage is certified 4x platinum in the UK,gold in the US,and was amongst the top 10 biggest selling artist albums in this country in both 2014 and2015, reaching #1 in the Official UK Chart and spending 122 weeks in the chart overall. In little more than 18 months Ezra went from virtual unknown to one of the international breakthrough artists of recent times: taking in a top 10 album in 10 countries; three sold out UK tours; nominations for four BRITs, one BBC Music Award and an Ivor Novello. He’ll be releasing his highly anticipated sophomore album Staying At Tamara’s, on 23rd March via Columbia Records, available to pre-order now. Uninhibited, feel-good new single ‘Paradise’previews the new album and is available now to stream and download.
Phil White, Regional Director for Jockey Club Racecourses London said:
‘We are thrilled to announce George Ezra as our second artist performing at Sandown Park this summer, he joins our summer line-up that includes Plan B performing on 25thJuly. Racegoers will be able to enjoy an evening of racing followed by live music from the leading British singer-songwriter. His debut album reached number one in Britain and his second album is due to be released in March, so his set is sure to include some hit songs to get the crowd going.’
The Jockey Club Liveare leading promoters on the UK live scene, delivering spectacular line-ups of some of the hottest chart talent and legendary household names to some of the world’s most famous racecourses. Jockey Club Live concerts at Sandown Park Racecourse are a staple in the regions social calendar and last year hosted thousands fans of live music, with performances from artists including Olly Murs and Tom Jones.
The events are renowned for combining a fun filled evening at the races with a spectacular evening concert in the informal and relaxed open-air setting of the hallowed turf.
The Jockey Club racecourses have world-class customer facilities, featuring an array of award winning restaurants that cater for all tastes, be it Fine Dining through to delicious bistro food. The Jockey Club venues welcome over 2million people a year for some of the UKs biggest racing events so you can be sure a fantastic evening.
Tickets will be on sale at 8am on Tuesday 30th January via thejockeyclublive.co.uk, with a presale available to customers at 8am on Monday 29th January.
Tickets are priced £35 adult with limited child tickets available at £25. All T&C’s are available on sandown.thejockeyclub.co.uk. There will be hospitality packages available to suit all budgets.
In addition to Sandown Park, The Jockey Club Livewill be hosting live concerts across Market Rasen, Newmarket, Aintree, Haydock Park and Carlisle racecourses next summer.