Birmingham Symphony Hall Top 80s Picks

Presenting the best of 80s artists performing at Birmingham Symphony Hall between now and the end of 2019...

A Collage of various 80's artists appearing at Birmingham Symphony Hall - Belinda Carlisle, Chris de Burgh, Lisa Stansfield, Adam Ant and

Absolute 80's present a round-up of some of the best 80's shows happening at Birmingham Symphony Hall this year that you really don't want to miss!

Belinda Carlisle

Belinda Carlisle has announced a UK tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of her third album ‘Runaway Horses’.

She will be joined by special guests, Emergency Tiara.

Tickets are on sale right now. 

See Belinda Carlisle live at Birmingham Symphony Hall on Sunday 6th October.



Chris de Burgh

Chris de Burgh will bring two of his best albums to the UK this October, taking to the stage to perform "Into the Light" and "Moonfleet & Other Stories" back to back in their entirety.

Chris explains "one is my most successful album in terms of sales, and the other is one I particularly enjoyed the writing and recording of". Between them, the two albums encompass 36 tracks and a combined running time of 122 minutes of music - which Chris will perform on stage with a full band.

Tickets are on sale now.

See Chris de Burgh live at Birmingham Symphony Hall on Monday 21st October.



Lisa Stansfield

Lisa Stansfield has announced a run of dates in October and November 2019 to mark the 30th anniversary release of her debut solo album ‘Affection’.

Now, on its 30th anniversary, the album will be celebrated with a tour that will see Lisa and her prodigious band perform the hits and more from ‘Affection’, alongside favourites and classics from Lisa’s seven subsequent solo records.

Tickets are on sale now. See Lisa Stansfield live at Birmingham Symphony Hall on Tuesday 29th October



Adam Ant

Prince Charming himself, Adam Ant, has announced a massive UK tour for later this year.

For the first time on tour, Adam will play his landmark ‘Friend or Foe’ album in its entirety as well as classic chart-topping singles and personal favourites.

Tickets to the tour are on sale now. See Adam Ant live at Birmingham Symphony Hall on Tuesday 28th November 



NOW That's What I Call the 80's - LIVE

The world's best-selling compilation album series is heading out on it's very own live tour! 

This live concert of throwback fun reimagines the most iconic tracks back-to-back with a power house live show band and sensational singers performing era-defining hits including: Relax, Uptown Girl, It’s Raining Men, Gold, Purple Rain, I Wanna Dance with Somebody, Girls Just Want to Have Fun,  Living On a Prayer, Come On Eileen, Africa, Wake Me Up Before You Go Go, (I’ve Had) the Time of My Life, The Final Countdown and many more.

For the very first time, dance, sing and party along to all of your favourite hits in a live concert celebration of the ultimate iconic 80s album!

See NOW That's What I Call the 80's - LIVE at Birmingham Symphony Hall on Saturday 16th November 2019.