Teddy Swims is heading back to Australia for a national tour

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Teddy Swims is heading back to Australia for a national tour

Teddy Swims

Teddy Swims, the soulful and genre-bending singer-songwriter, is set to bring his electrifying live performance to Melbourne’s Forum on August 25.

The Atlanta-born musician gained immense popularity after his YouTube covers amassed millions of views, leading to a record deal with Warner Records in 2019. Swims’ live shows are known for their electric energy, where he is backed by his band, Freak Freely.

Teddy Swims Australia and New Zealand tour

  • August 18 – Fortitude Music Hall, Brisbane
  • August 19 – Enmore Theatre, Sydney
  • August 22 – Astor Theatre, Perth
  • August 24 – Hindley Street Music Hall, Adelaide
  • August 25 – The Forum, Melbourne
  • August 28 – Town Hall, Auckland

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The Forum show is part of Swims’ Summer 2023 International Tour, which will take him across the globe to the UK, Ireland, Philippines, Singapore, Japan, Australia, and New Zealand. Swims will perform in Brisbane, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, and Melbourne before wrapping up his tour in Auckland.


Known for his captivating voice, Swims’ music spans across several genres, including soul, funk, gospel, country, R&B, and pop. He writes most of his songs about love and heartbreak, which have struck a chord with audiences worldwide. With over 800 million global streams and a social media following exceeding 10 million, Swims has become a sensation in the music industry.

In the US, Swims has appeared on several popular shows like The Kelly Clarkson Show, Today, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Ellen, The Late Late Show With James Corden, and Jimmy Kimmel Live!. He has also collaborated with renowned artists such as Meghan Trainor, ILLENIUM, MK, and BURNS.

In 2022, Swims’ cover of Journey’s classic “Don’t Stop Believin'” went viral, earning him over 80 million views and an appearance with Journey founder Neal Schon on America’s Got Talent.

For Swims, performing live is an opportunity to connect with his fans on a personal level, and he’s excited to meet new people and share his music with them. With his unique voice and energetic performances, the Melbourne show is sure to be an unforgettable experience for all music lovers.

Tickets for Teddy Swims’ Melbourne show go on sale Monday, and fans are advised to book early as his shows are a must-see.

It all goes down on August 25 at Melbourne’s own Forum, grab tickets by heading here.