Beyoncé will tour the world to perform her music for the first time. After years of speculation, Queen B Beyoncé has officially announced the Renaissance tour, which will take place in 2023. This tour is promoting her new album, Renaissance.
However, the exciting news was revealed at the sixth annual Wearable Art Gala. It took place on October 22 at the Where Art Can Occur Theater. Furthermore, the event auctioned the first round of tour tickets.
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Beyoncé Announces Her Upcoming Renaissance Tour at a WACO Event
Tina Knowles-Lawson, Beyoncé’s mother, and her husband, actor Richard Lawson. They announced the news at the WACO event in Santa Monica, California. Beyoncé, Jay-Z, and Blue Ivy were among the celebs that attended the event. Moreover, it was staged after a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 outbreak and featured an auction for tickets to an upcoming concert. The package’s initial cost was $20,000.
However, slides from the event have circulated online, including one that reads, “United x WACO offers you a chance to see Beyoncé on her Renaissance Tour beginning in the summer of 2023 at any of United’s national and international destinations worldwide.”
The package includes “2 First Class International United Airlines Polaris tickets to various destinations. Along with 3-Night hotel accommodations at a Marriott Property”. “2 concert tickets to Beyoncé’s 2023 tour,” and “a guided backstage tour with Knowles-Lawson.”
The package, which included seats to the show, reportedly cost $150,000 USD
The auction tape captures the fierce bidding that drove the price of the bundle up to $50,000. As one guest reported on Twitter about the concert. The concert package was eventually auctioned off for a whopping $150,000 after a bidding war.
🚨 Beyoncé confirms at the Wearable Art Gala that a RENAISSANCE Tour is happening, kicking off in summer of 2023. pic.twitter.com/g6jXW2FWiG— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) October 23, 2022
While many fans are thrilled to see Beyoncé perform again, some are concerned about the hefty rates that may be required to obtain tickets. “When Beyoncé goes on tour, I will secure first-row seats even if it means selling a kidney, idgaf,” one of Beyoncé’s many ardent admirers claimed.
“Those Renaissance tickets can’t come soon enough; I’ve never been less reluctant to part with cash to Beyoncé,” one admirer said. “I just know those terrible tickets to #Beyoncé’s renaissance tour will be costly; I feel sick to my stomach just thinking about it,” another said.
Release Date of Beyonce’s Album Renaissance
Beyoncé’s seventh studio album, Renaissance, was released in July, six years after her sixth studio album, Lemonade. The album’s sixteen tracks have all been charted on the Billboard Hot 100. Making Beyoncé the sixth female artist to do so.
With the release of Renaissance, Beyoncé became the first female artist to have her first seven albums debut at the top of the Billboard 200 chart, gaining praise from both music critics and fans.
With the release of Renaissance, Beyoncé became the first female artist to have her first seven albums debut at the top of the Billboard 200 chart. Gaining praise from both music critics and fans.