IVE, one of the fastest-rising K-Pop sensations, has set the stage for their worldwide journey with the announcement of their very first global tour, after two incredible sold-out shows last month in Seoul.
This epic 24-date tour will make its mark in diverse cities across Southeast Asia, North America, Europe, the U.K., South America, Eastern Asia, and Australia in the upcoming year. The tour commences on Saturday, January 13, 2024, with a spectacular back-to-back performance at ICE BSD CITY HALL 5-6 in Jakarta, Indonesia. It will then journey through cities like Bangkok, Singapore, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Newark, Paris, Berlin, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Manila, and many more, concluding its exhilarating global voyage in Sydney, Australia, on Sunday, July 28 at the Qudos Bank Arena.
IVE Australian tour dates
- Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne – Thursday, July 25
- Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney – Sunday, July 28
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Dubbed Gen MZ’s Wanna-Be Icon, IVE, featuring Anyujin, Gaeul, Rei, Jangwonyoung, Liz, and Leeseo, made a remarkable entry into the music scene. Their debut single, Eleven, released on December 1, 2021, quickly climbed the charts, amassing 13 award wins within a week. In April 2022, they continued their winning streak with Love Dive (10 award wins) and After Like (14 award wins), becoming a Million Seller for the first time. Their three title tracks notched up a total of 37 award wins across various Korean music shows.
IVE’s achievements continued to soar in 2022, with awards such as Best New Artist for Eleven and Best Song of The Year (Grand Prize) for Love Dive at the Melon Music Awards. They also secured Song of the Year (Grand Prize) at the 2022 MAMA Awards and 2022 Asia Artist Awards, Digital Song of The Year (Grand Prize) at the 37th Golden Disk Awards, and Best Song Award at the 32nd Seoul Music Awards. At the Golden Disk Awards, IVE etched their names in history by receiving the Rookie Artist of the Year Award, the main award for Digital Song of the Year, and the Grand Award for Digital Song Division. In addition, IVE’s Executive Producer and Vice President of Starship Entertainment, Hyun Joo Seo, received the prestigious Producer Award at two award shows.
In 2023, IVE’s first full-length album, <I’ve IVE>, surpassed expectations, selling more than 1.1 million copies within the first week. Their title tracks Kitsch and I AM went on to win 11 awards domestically (Kitsch 2 wins/I AM 9 wins), dominating various major music charts in Korea. <I’ve Mine> exceeded 1.6 million copies sold, marking their third consecutive Million Seller. Tracks like Baddie, Off The Record, and Either Way continued to make waves, soaring to the top of the Korean charts.
Tickets on sale Tuesday, November 14 at 2 pm local. Live Nation presale: Monday, November 13, 1 pm local – Tuesday, November 14, 1 pm local. Head here for more.