Westlife will play Wembley Stadium in August after signing new album deal
“Thanks to you guys, we’re absolutely over the moon to announce that we’ve been asked to play a second show at Wembley Stadium THIS SUMMER! 💛” the group composed on Instagram on Friday.
“We’re also excited to share with you that new music will be coming later this year!!”
The post follows news that Nicky Byrne, Kian Egan, Shane Filan and Mark Feehily will launch their 12th studio album later on this year, after signing an offer with Warner Music UK label East West Records.
On Wednesday, St. Patrick’s Day, the quartet informed fans on Twitter that they had “found a record label that share the same energy and high ambitions as the four of us, in what will be a very busy year, where there will be some surprise announcements and of course new music!”
Westlife parted methods 2011, stating at the time that they had “run out of steam and lost the love” for what they were doing.
Establishing member Brian McFadden had actually given up the group in 2004 to pursue a solo profession.
At the height of their success the group controlled the UK charts, with strikes consisting of “You Raise Me Up,” “Flying Without Wings” and “World of Our Own.”
According to the Authorities Charts Business, Westlife have actually scored 14 UK number 1 songs and topped the album chart in the UK on 8 celebrations.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.