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The Formation World tour
The Formation World tour

Get your dance moves at the ready, Queen Bey is ready to rock Sunderland.

Beyoncé's Formation world tour is well under way in the US where she's wowed crowds in Tampa, Raleigh, Miami and Atlanta.

In six weeks, it will be Sunderland's turn when she takes to the stage in front of 52,000 fans at the home of the Black Cats to open the European leg of the tour.

The June 28 show will be the iconic singer's first-ever stadium performance in the North East, with Sunderland selected as one of only five UK venues to host the global superstar and one of only two stadium venues in England, the other being Wembley.

As well as tracks from her latest album Lemonade, including Formation and Hold Up, fans will be treated to music from her extensive back catalogue which includes Crazy in Love, Bootylicious, Run the World, Drunk in Love and more.

A DJ support act for the Sunderland date is due to be announced soon.

The tour will open its European leg in Sunderland

The tour will open its European leg in Sunderland

Despite Bey's Wearside debut selling out in a day, extra tickets were released once the sight lines for the staging were confirmed.The club have also released a small number of hospitality packages.

*Tickets are still available at http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/Beyonce-tickets/artist/894191

Set List from a previous date on the Formation tour



"Bow Down"

"Run the World (Girls)"


"Baby Boy"

"Hold Up"


"Me, Myself & I"

"Runnin' (Lose It All)"

"All Night"

"Don't Hurt Yourself"

"Ring the Alarm"

"Independent Women"


"Flawless (Remix)"

"Feeling Myself"


"Drunk in Love"



"Daddy Lessons"


"Purple Rain" (Prince tribute) (Original recording)

"Crazy In Love (2014 Remix)"

"Crazy in Love"


"Naughty Girl"





"End of Time"

"Grown Woman"