When: 15th October 2022
Location: SEC Armadillo
Freedom, starring Joe McElderry celebrates the immense catalogue of George Michael hits. Coming to Glasgow’s SEC Armadillo for one night only on the 15th October 2022.
Freedom is the brand new tour, X Factor winner, musical theatre star and No.1-selling artist Joe McElderry will electrify theatres across the UK.
Joe won the sixth series of ITV’s The X Factor in 2009. Following his stunning duet of ‘Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me’ with George Michael, a moment that has since racked up almost 7million YouTube views and something Joe will never forget.
“Being given the opportunity to perform alongside George was something I will always have,” recalls Joe. “To this day I still have to pinch myself that I, Joe McElderry, got to sing with George. It was an absolute honour and privilege.”
Celebrating George Michael’s immense catalogue of Grammy award winning hits. FREEDOM will have audiences on their feet and reminiscing with fast-paced classics and sensational ballads. They are performed by Joe and a full live band. This high energy show will take you on an unmissable journey through George’s greatest hits from ‘Freedom’ and ‘Careless Whisper’. As well as ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go Go and ‘Jesus To A Child’.
Following his X Factor, win Joe hit the No.1 spot with his single ‘The Climb’ and has since enjoyed success touring across the UK along with being crowned winner of the second series of Popstar To Operastar in 2011 and the first series of The Jump in 2014.
In 2015, Joe played the lead role of Joseph in the UK tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat as well as the title role in The Who’s rock musical Tommy.