Lukas Graham, the 59th Grammy nominee and the singer of the worldwide sensation “7 Years”, will perform in Star Hall, Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, on 26 July, 2017. The band has been on tour in the US and Europe; the Hong Kong show will be a part of the Asia leg along with Japan and Korea.
The band Lukas Graham, was formed in Denmark in 2011. The band consists of Lukas Forchhammer, the lead singer/song writer, drummer Mark Falgen and bassist Magnus Larsson. Lukas Graham had first started out as a band uploading homemade videos on YouTube. The songs "Drunk in the Morning" and "Criminal Mind" had enabled them to land a contract with Copenhagen Records. Through the record company, the band’s self-entitled debut album [Lukas Graham, 2012] was released in 2012. The album went platinum and had stayed on top of the Danish Albums Chart for 15 weeks. The band toured all across Europe to support their album.
The band released their second studio album [Lukas Graham, 2015] in 2015, while the singles “7 Years” and “Mama Said” were also released as digital downloads. The song “7 Years” brought them big success and had landed on charts all over Europe. They had become the longest reigning Danish chart-toppers in the UK. The international release of the album in 2016 had then made Lukas Graham peak in global charts and had made number two on the Billboard Hot 100 list. The song had spent 20 weeks on the chart. “7 Years”, with very successful breakthrough in the US had made the fourth best-selling song in the country last year. In December 2016, the pop-soul hybrid band had earned three Grammy nominations: Record of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance. The band had also been nominated for Song of the Year at the 2016 BBC Music Awards. The band now has 800 million views in YouTube, and 900 million streams in Spotify.
This is Lukas Graham’s first ever concert in Hong Kong, as well as their second visit to Asia. “LUKAS GRAHAM 2017 TOUR in HONG KONG” will be held at Star Hall, Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre on 26 July, 2017 (Wed). The band will take you on a journey of life through their music.
Date & Time: 26 July, 2017 (Wed), 8:30pm
Venue: Kowloon Bay International Trade & Exhibition Centre – Star Hall
Ticket: HK$ 780 / 580
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Promoter: DREAM MAKER ENTERTAINMENT LIMITED
Date: 15 June 2017 (Thu), 10am
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