Chart-topping 90s boy band Blue will be flying to Kuala Lumpur on 3rd March 2019 for their Blue Live in Malaysia 2019 one night only concert tour.
Organised by KC & Friends together with TerryandTheCuz, the highly-anticipated concert will be staged at the Dewan Wawasan Convention & Exhibition Centre in Menara PGRM, Cheras.
At a recent press conference, the organisers have revealed further details regarding the boys’ upcoming concert in Malaysia. Here’s what we learnt.
1. Blue’s first public performance in 15 years
Blue’s last public performance was in 2004 and they went on hiatus in 2005, thus this will make their first public show in 15 years.
2. The tour is to celebrate their 20th anniversary
To celebrate their 20th anniversary, the boys announced their “Summer Tour” in the UK and Ireland to the excitement of fans.
3. All Blue members will participate in the tour
According to the organisers, all 4 members of Blue; Lee Ryan, Antony Costa, Duncan James and Simon Webbe – will be participating the tour.
4. DJ Jakeman will be the opening act for the concert
Malaysia’s very own celebrated DJ and Astro Radio’s head honcho Jakeman AKA Datuk Jake Abdullah will be warming up the stage before the main act.
5. The concert will be around 60 to 75 minutes
“We are grateful for the opportunity to help relive one of the best music eras in history – the boy band era – with an enthralling 60 to 75-minute non-stop live concert by the one and only Blue,” KC & Friends CEO Kesavan Purusotman said.
6. The band will perform mostly old materials and some new materials
Blue will be playing some of their famous hits including “All Rise”, “One Love”, “You Make Me Wanna”, “If You Come Back”, “Sorry Seems to be the Hardest Word”, and more, as well as some of their newer hits like “Without You”, “All I Need”, “You’re the Only One”, and “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”.
7. 3 ticketing zones have sold out
The organisers believe that this will be a sold-out concert as the VVIP (RM598 including Meet & Greet), CAT 3 (RM158), CAT 4 (RM98) tickets are all sold out. Meanwhile, the VIP (RM398), CAT 1 (RM258) and CAT 2 (208) are 70% sold out.
8. The organisers will be bringing another boy band to Malaysia
KC & Friends revealed that their currently finalising a deal with another boy band and will be bringing them to Malaysia once the deal is set. The organisers will announce the details in a couple more months. The only clue we know is that the boy band had previously performed in Malaysia.
Concert tickets for Blue Live in Malaysia can be purchased at MyTicket.