Pet Shop Boys announce new Greatest Hits tour and release new single 'Dreamland'

11 September 2019, 09:12

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By Tom Eames

Pet Shop Boys are back! And they've got some very exciting news.

Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe have announced seven UK shows to open their first-ever greatest hits tour – Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live – in May and June 2020.

Beginning on Thursday, May 28 at London’s O2, the tour will see the famous duo perform at arenas across the UK, before ending at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on Saturday June 6.

Tickets will be available from 10am on Friday (September 13). Get them here.

The full dates are:

2020

Thursday May 28th – The O2, London

Friday May 29th – M.E.N. Arena, Manchester

Saturday May 30th – Resorts World Arena, Birmingham

Tuesday June 2nd – BIC Arena, Bournemouth

Wednesday June 3rd – Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff

Friday June 5th – Utilita Arena, Newcastle

Saturday June 6 – SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Meanwhile, Pet Shop Boys have also unveiled their brand new single ‘Dreamland’, featuring Years & Years.

The song was written by Chris and Neil, alongside Olly Alexander who duets with Neil on the track. It will feature on the duo's upcoming new studio album.

Hear the song below:

Pet Shop Boys said: “We have had a busy year finishing our new album with Stuart Price and writing songs for Musik and My Beautiful Laundrette. We’ve also toured the Far East and are looking forward to bringing our biggest hits together in a new tour next year.

"It’s so exciting that our new single is a collaboration with Years & Years, one of the most original and successful bands to emerge this decade, and we really enjoyed writing and recording it with Olly Alexander.”