His former WHAM! bandmates gave a beautiful introduction to a musical tribute from Coldplay's Chris Martin.
Bette Midler is bringing her Divine Intervention tour to the UK this July.
Bette Midler has announced that she will be bringing her Divine Intervention tour to the UK this July. Over six dates, Midler will play Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds and London.
'I'm ready to bring some Divine Intervention to all of my fans this summer,' said Midler. 'Even though I'm already exhausted just thinking about it. I can't wait to perform some of the favourites, as well as some of the new favourites, from my most recent album It's the Girls! See you on the road!'
Formerly known as Bathhouse Betty when she began her career, Midler has gone on to sell over 30 million albums worldwide and gained Grammy Awards for the likes of Wind Beneath My Wings. On the Divine Intervention tour she will sing both classic material as well as songs from her new album.
Full dates are as follows:
Birmingham, 9th July Barclaycard Arena
Manchester, 11th July Manchester Arena
Glasgow, 13th July The SSE Hydro
Leeds, 15th July First Direct Arena
London, 18th July The O2
London, 19th July The O2