Take That will celebrate their 30th anniversary with a Greatest Hits UK arena and stadium tour in 2019. Take That will play shows in Sheffield, Glasgow, Manchester, Dublin, London, Birmingham, Milton Keynes, Southampton, Bristol, Norwich, Middlesbrough, Huddersfield, Liverpool and Cardiff during the tour.
Taylor Swift will visit the UK for a series of huge shows in Manchester and London during the summer of 2018 as part of her Reputation Stadium Tour.
The Beach Boys' vocal harmonies are synonymous with the California surf-rock sound of the early 1960s. The band's early hits include Surfin USA and I Get Around. The Beach Boys' most acclaimed work is to be found on the psychedelic-rock album Pet Sounds, which was released in 1966.
The BIG Reunion is a popular ITV2 show, which follows former chart-topping pop groups reunited after dramatic break-ups. The show is now in its second series and currently features the following acts: A1, Eternal, Damage, 3T, Girl Thing and super-group 5th Story (consisting of Gareth Gates, Dane Bowers, Adam Rickitt, Kavana and Kenzie).
The Eagles will visit the UK & Ireland during the summer of 2019 as part of a new European tour. The iconic American band will perform shows in Wembley, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool, Leeds, Glasgow and Dublin during June and July 2019.
The Monkees is a sixties pop group that was initially formed to appear in an American television series of the same name. The group comprised of Englishman Davy Jones and Americans Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork.
The Rolling Stones will play their first UK & Ireland shows in five years when they tour the region in 2018. The legendary band will perform huge stadium concerts in Dublin, London, Southampton, Coventry, Manchester, Edinburgh and Cardiff in May and June 2018.
The Saturdays is an all-girl pop group consisting of Una, Frankie, Mollie, Rochelle and Vanessa. The Saturdays formed in 2007 through Fascination Records, which is the same label that promotes Girls Aloud. Sharing the same record label has led to close ties between the two groups. The Saturdays have previously supported Girls Aloud on tour.
The Specials originally found fame in the late 70s and early 80s. They were part of a musical movement that revived ska music and successfully blended it with punk, to form a new genre known as 'two tone'. Between 1979 and 1981 The Specials had seven top-ten singles, including the two No.1 hits Too Much Too Young and Ghost Town.
The Vamps burst onto the music scene with the singles Can We Dance and Wild Heart. Both singles stormed the UK chart and instantly gained the pop band an army of followers.
The Wanted are one of the hottest new boy bands to have emerged in recent years. They burst onto the music scene during the summer of 2010 when their debut single, All Time Low, became a number one hit. Shortly afterwards, The Wanted released their self-titled debut album, which charted in the top ten.
The Who have announced a special one-off gig at Wembley Stadium during the summer of 2019. Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend will be joined by a symphony orchestra for the London show which forms part of the band's Moving On! Tour.
The X Factor Live Tour will visit cities across the UK & Ireland in February and March 2019. Contestants from the 15th series of the TV show will be wowing audiences up and down the country.
Irish rock legends Thin Lizzy formed in 1969 in Dublin. They are best known for their hits Whiskey in the Jar, The Boys Are Back In Town and Jailbreak. Their name comes from a robot in The Dandy comic, Tin Lizzie, and was also the nickname of the Model T car. They decided to add the 'h' as, with an Irish accent, it would still be pronounced Tin Lizzy!
Thirty Seconds To Mars will return to the UK in 2018 as part of a massive European tour. The American rock band will perform shows in Cardiff, Manchester, Glasgow, London and Birmingham in March 2018.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are one of the greatest live bands in the world. Formed in 1976, the band has sold tens of millions of albums, won countless awards and has performed to packed out audiences across the globe.
U2's Experience + Innocence Tour will be heading to Europe in 2018. Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr will play shows in Manchester, London, Belfast and Dublin during the European leg of the tour.
British Reggae band UB40 formed in the late 1970s in Birmingham, and released over 50 singles – including the UK No.1 hits Red, Red Wine, I Got You Babe and Can't Help Falling In Love. UB40 have sold a massive 70 million albums worldwide.
Westlife are reuniting for a twentieth anniversary tour in 2019. The Irish boy band will play a series of shows across the UK & Ireland during May, June and July as part of The Twenty Tour.
Scottish pop-rock band Wet Wet Wet formed in 1982 and is fronted by Marti Pellow. The band had three UK No.1 singles: With a Little Help from My Friends, Goodnight Girl and Love Is All Around.