Update #1 - Second Hong Kong concert sells out in 30 minutes
All tickets for Madonna’s second concert in Hong Kong on February 18 again sold out within 30 minutes of going on sale at 10am on Friday, in a repeat of the earlier rush for tickets for her first performance on February 17.
Concert organisers Live Nation Lushington (Hong Kong) said more than 20,000 tickets were put on sale for the shows at AsiaWorld-Arena. The concerts are believed to have sold out faster than any others in Hong Kong.
On Wednesday a second Madonna concert was added in Bangkok for February 10 after all tickets to the initial February 9 show in the Thai capital sold out in less than an hour. The Bangkok shows will be staged at the city’s 15,000-seat Impact Arena.
Hong Kong citibank presale started today and all the tickets were gone within minutes. Rumour has it that there’re not many tickets left for the public sale.
Taiwan citibank presale has crashed their ticketing system with a record-breaking 81,000 people fighting for tickets.
She broke Big Bang’s previous record of 70,000 on the line.
Madonna got praise for her Rebel Heart Tour, getting five star reviews from reputable critics such as Rolling Stone, The guardian, and the Swedish & Canadian press, naming her the one performer who after many years is still on a league of her own and praising her vocals & musicality.