Go Shonnie, go! Pushhh iiiit!
That’s how we’re feeling here on islandista at the news that one of our own, singer Shontelle is on tour with the biggest female artist in the world right now – Beyonce.
Yep, she is opening for Bey/Sasha Fierce for the whole UK leg of the ‘I Am’ tour. Her dates are as follows:
May 22 Newcastle, UK – Metro Radio Arena
May 23 Birmingham, UK – NIA
May 25 London, UK – O2 Arena
May 26 London, UK – O2 Arena
May 27 Manchester, UK – MEN
May 29 Dublin, Ireland – O2 Arena
May 30 Dublin, Ireland – O2 Arena
May 31 Belfast, Ireland – Odyssey Arena
June 1 Belfast, Ireland – Odyssey Arena
June 3 Dublin, Ireland – O2 Arena
June 4 Dublin, Ireland – O2 Arena
June 6 Liverpool, UK – Liverpool Echo Arena
June 7 Sheffield, UK – Sheffield Arena
June 8 London, UK – O2 Arena
June 9 London, UK – O2 Arena
Shontelle has been tweeting up a storm(@Shontelle_Layne) over the last few days, all excited about the tour, asking fans for tips on her nail polish choices and talking about the soundcheck.
About an hour ago, she tweeted:
Bey is soundchecking now. I have goosebumps!
Good stuff. Keep representing for the islandistas!
In other Shontelle news, she has been chosen as the face of hair removal product Veet’s summer campaign – Spray on Soiree.
And of course, the prize offered in the whole promotion is.. a trip to Barbados! How’s that for cross-branding? 🙂