Bieber, Grande, Sheeran, 5SoS, etc. in Smart concerts

posted July 13, 2017 at 05:59 pm
by  Manila Standard Showbitz
Britney Spears was just the tip of the iceberg that is Smart Music Live’s rest-of-year concert lineup. Prior to the pop superstar’s June 15 takeover of the Manila concert scene, Smart Music Live also strung together a series of live acts featuring Fifth Harmony, Shawn Mendes, David Guetta and a U2 Fly-Off affair promo.

Smart subscribers were not only given free premium tickets during the first half of 2017 but were treated to meet-and-greets and press events like that of Shawn Mendes’ pre-show perks. In the case of Britney fans, winning subscribers were able to board the Smart Music Live Party Bus where the “toured a la Britney” before experiencing Piece of Me at the Mall of Asia Arena.

But Smart is not done yet. Things are just heating up for lucky Smart music fans as they are in for an immersive concert experience like never before… one big music name after another.

BANG BANG. Pop diva Ariana Grande to stage "Dangerous Woman Tour" on Aug. 21 at the Mall of Asia Arena
Justin Bieber headlines the all-star forthcoming concert series experience like never before alongside Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Liam Gallagher of Oasis, and In the Mix’s 5SoS, Dnce, Two-Door Cinema Club, Dua Lipa, Daya, and Zara Larsson.

Smart subs to get first dibs on Bieber tickets

In September, Justin Bieber leaves everything on the Manila stage for the second time with his ongoing Purpose World Tour. 

Last Monday, Bieber announced he would include Manila as part of his Purpose World Tour and Smart subscribers had a first crack at the tickets through an exclusive ticket selling activity on July 7, ahead of the rest.

Concert is set on Sept. 30 at the Philippine Arena.

Justine Bieber will punctuate his "Purpose Tour" at the Philippine Arena on Sept. 30
The pop superstar has churned out some of the biggest hits in recent years including the lead single from the album Purpose called “What Do You Mean?” and other hits “Sorry,” “Love Yourself,” “Let Me Love You,” “Cold Water,” and his own version of “Despacito.”

Billboard praised Bieber’s vocals in Purpose calling it “smooth as ever” while Entertainment Weekly described it as “a concert that shows, beyond a doubt, that Bieber is back.”

Ariana resumes Dangerous Woman tour

Ariana Grande is the artist of the moment. She has exhibited how exactly it is to rise from tragedy and use her influence to bounce back from the horrific Manchester bombings during her Dangerous Woman tour in United Kingdom.  

But she’s back and she’s bringing all the light and love with her when the “One Last Time” hit-maker performs at the Mall of Asia Arena her Dangerous Woman tour on Aug. 21. New York Times called Ariana’s Dangerous Woman “a show of confidence, prowess and aplomb” which describing the performer as “a former child star who got national exposure on Nickelodeon, [she] flaunts professionalism, not skin or profanities.”

English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran will serenade his fans on Nov. 7
Prior to Ariana’s grand party, Liam Gallagher of Oasis will stage his own concert at the Arena on Aug. 14 before In the Mix gathers the following in one concert event on Aug. 17: 5SoS, Dnce, Two-Door Cinema Club, Dua Lipa, Daya and Zara Larsson.

Meanwhile, Ed Sheeran will bring his much-anticipated 2017 tour to Manila on Nov. 7. The Guardian rated the concert with four out of five stars before describing it as “sparky, sexy and unstoppable.” The English singer-songwriter is expected to rock the Mall of Asia Concert Grounds with hits like “The A-Team,” “Thinking Out Loud,” “Shape Of You” and “Castle On The Hill.” The last two songs are from his latest hot-selling album “Divide.”

Immersive concert moments like never before

Smart Music Live brings concert experience like never before with free coveted tickets given away to subscribers of Smart. Apart from free tickets, music fans are also treated to behind-the-scene events, meet-and-greet moments, and other perks and privileges all exclusive to Smart subscribers.

Australian rock band 5 Seconds of Summer will headline the "In the Mix" concert series on Aug. 17
Don’t forget to look for the Smart booths during concert nights and other pre-event engagements to win souvenirs, premium items and experience not just the your favorite artist and his or her hits but take home a piece of them as well.

Expect more unique perks and privileges in the next major concerts presented by Smart. To win tickets and unforgettable perks and prizes, track the #SmartMusicLive hashtag and follow Smart’s Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts. Visit for more details. 

Bieber’s Purpose tour, Ariana’s Dangerous Woman, Liam Gallagher’s Manila concert and In the Mix are made possible through Music Management International (MMI) Live. 

Topics: Smart Music Live , Fifth Harmony , Shawn Mendes , David Guetta. U2 , Justin Bieber , Ariana Grande , Ed Sheeran , Liam Gallagher , In the Mix’s 5SoS , Dnce , Two-Door Cinema Club , Dua Lipa , Daya , Zara Larsson
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