John Legend kicked off his world tour and fans are very, very happy

John Legend brings his Darkness and Light Tour to the UK in September.

John Legend kicked off his Darkness and Light tour in Florida over the weekend, playing shows in Miami, Clearwater and St Augustine. He’s set to reach the UK in September, kicking off in Glasgow on the 8 September and running through until the 20 September in Birmingham. Check out what the man himself has to say about the tour.



Understandably, folk in the States are getting very excited.


Very, very excited.


He’s world-famous for just being a genuinely nice guy.


Just look at the reaction to his appearance on series two of Netflix’s brilliant Master Of None.


And of course, there’s always the chance of seeing his awesome wife, Chrissy Teigen.


Some people are keeping it nice and simple.


But it’s all about the show.


And some serious love and affection, and some self-delusion.


And some lasting memories.


And taking you higher.


So here’s to the UK leg of the tour. We can’t wait.


Here are those all-important dates:

8 September – The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
9 September – Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle
10 September – Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham
12 September – O2 Arena, London
15 September – First Direct Arena, Leeds
16 September – Manchester Arena, Manchester
17 September – Echo Arena, Liverpool
19 September – Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
20 September – Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Tickets for all dates are available now through