Take That announce first New Zealand shows in 22 years
Take That announce first New Zealand shows in 22 years

British pop icons Take That have announced their first concert dates in New Zealand for 20 years.

One of the world’s most successful music acts Take That will play two date – in Wellington and Auckland – in November 2017.

Take That Live 2017 will see the band perform their greatest hits as well as new music from their recently released album, Wonderland.

The band – which now includes Gary Barlow, Howard Donald and Mark Owen – have scored an incredible 56 No. 1 hits and 35 No 1 albums worldwide members.

"Take That are renowned for their incredible live shows which never fail to excite and surprise their audiences, and Take That Live 2017 will be no exception," promoters said in a statement.

It is set to be a trip down memory lane for many of their fans, the band will perform some of their most memorable hits including Never Forget, Pray, Back For Good, Relight My Fire, Patience, Greatest Day, The Flood and These Days.

Take That are one of the UK’s most successful acts with an enviable career spanning three decades.

The band have sold over 8 million concert tickets in their lifetime, setting the record for the fastest selling tour of all time in UK history when 1.34 million tickets were snapped up for their Progress Live Tour in less than 24 hours.

Take That commented: “We’re thrilled to be coming back to Australia and New Zealand, and can’t wait to perform all the songs our audience know and love.”

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