Jay Chou, Martin Garrix, And Dua Lipa Part Of Singapore Grand Prix 2018’s Headlining Acts

The Singapore Grand Prix is back again for its 11th edition!

If you’ve been a loyal reader of DiscoverSG, you would’ve seen the article that we did about Super Early bird tickets being available for sale in September 2017.

Happening from 14 to 16 September 2018, the Singapore Grand Prix is set to take over the Marina Bay area once again!

An Insane Entertainment Lineup

This year, the organisers have managed to outdo themselves with the insane entertainment lineup with multiple international acts.

First of all, King of Asian Pop Jay Chou will be kicking off the performances on 14 September at the Padang Stage.

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Joining him onstage will be Joanna Dong, who he recently mentored on the mandarin singing competition, Sing! China.

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15 September sees Las Vegas-based rock band The Killers and former frontman of OASIS, Liam Gallagher take the stage together with Japanese band End of the World (SEKAI NO OWARI).

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Go crazy on 16 September as Dutch DJ Martin Garrix and Dua Lipa grace the Padang stage with British Soul and Pop band, Simply Red.

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Other international headliners include YOUNG FATHERS, the men who brought us the wonder of “Rapper’s Delight” – The Sugarhill Gang, and top ABBA tribute band, Björn Again!

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Single-day grandstand tickets go from $108 to $888 while 3-Day grandstand tickets go from $279 to $2128.

Hurry and purchase your tickets here if you haven’t already done so.

Formula 1 2018 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix
Venue: Marina Bay Street Circuit
Date: 14 – 16 Sep 2018
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The Ultimate Concert Guide: 2018 Edition

Singaporeans are definitely spoilt for choice when it comes to concerts. There are so many artists and performers who make Singapore a stop in their world tour, or even as part of a music festival.

It can be hard to keep track of upcoming concerts, so we’ve come up with a definitive guide that will be constantly updated.

Now there’s no need for multiple tabs and searching.


1. James Blunt The Afterlove World Tour Singapore 2018

Ladies and gentlemen, our favourite English Twitter troll and singer-songwriter James Blunt is bringing The Afterlove Tour to Singapore on 23 March 2018!

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Venue: The MAX Pavillion @ The Singapore Expo
Date: 23 Mar 2018
Price: $98 – $188
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3. SING JAZZ 2018

The annual Singapore International Jazz Festival (SING JAZZ) returns for its 5th edition at Marina Bay Sands Singapore from 6 – 8 April 2018!

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This year promises to be bigger and better than ever!

Featuring headliners such as Ms. Lauryn Hill, Jamie Cullum, Lalah Hathaway, Parov Stellar, visionary French artist Sebastian Tellier, Brazilian guitar legend Paulinho Garcia, as well as internationally renowned DJs, Sasha and Ferry Corsten!

That’s not all, this year’s Jazz Festival has a brand new addition in the form of the SING JAZZ Festival Villageat the Event Square on the Ebenex Stage by the Marina Bay waterfront.

From 4 – 8 April 2018, the Festival Village will showcase 16 local and regional bands. Pop by from 2pm to 10.30pm on any of the 5 days and catch these live performances free of charge!

What’s more, each day will feature a different music style. Wednesday is Swing Jazz Night. Thursday is a Latin Fiesta. Friday showcases Regional Jazz Stars. Saturday and Sunday will focus on Jazz, Soul, Funk, R&B and Blues.

Ticket prices go from $138 to $488. Group VIP Passes go from $1,488 to $9,888.

Tickets can be purchased Website

4. Zedd

Russian-German producer and DJ, Zedd, will be back at Zouk on 7 April 2018 for a one night only performance!

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The DJ-producer was last in Singapore for ZoukOut 2017. This time, he’s bringing back his signature tracks as well as new hits and high-octane remixes.

Well known for his amazing collaborations with the likes of Troye Sivan, Alessia Cara and Ariana Grande, fans can expect to hear his latest and greatest hits such as “Clarity”, “The Middle” and “Stay”.

Ticket prices go from $70 to $75 and can be purchased at the door. Pre-sale tickets are sold out.

EP!C Presents Zedd
Venue: Zouk, 3C River Valley Road, The Cannery, Singapore, 179022
Date: 7 Apr 2018
Price: $70 – $75

5. Perry’s Witness: The Tour

KatyCats, Katy Perry will be gracing us with her presence come 8 April 2018.

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Irish rock band The Script will be taking the stage at the Singapore Indoor Stadium for just one night on 12 April 2018.

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British band Johnny Hates Jazz is turning back the clock on their phenomenal 30th anniversary.

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They will be bringing their classic hits such as “Shattered Dreams”, “I Don’t Wanna Be A Hero”, and “Turn Back The Clock” to the MES Theatre at Mediacorp for one night only!

Ticket prices go from $98 to $178 and can be purchased here.

Johnny Hates Jazz “Turn Back The Clock” 30th Anniversary Tour Singapore
Venue: The MES Theatre at Mediacorp, 1 Stars Avenue, Singapore, 138507
Date: 14 Apr 2018
Price: $98 – $178

8. OneRepublic Live In Singapore

OneRepublic will be returning to Singapore on 23 April 2018 for a one night only concert at The Star Theatre @ The Star Performing Arts Centre!

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Following the release of their latest album, “Oh My My”, OneRepublic is finally bringing their music back to Singapore.

Fans can expect to hear OneRepublic’s classic songs such as “Counting Stars”, “I Lived”, “Secrets” as well as their more recent hits such as “Wherever I Go” and “No Vacancy”.

Live Nation members will be able to purchase their tickets ahead of the general public during the pre-sale on 25 January 2018.

General ticket sales are live and they can be purchased at Website

9. Yiruma Live In Singapore

What do the Twilight Saga and famous K-drama, Winter Sonata, have in common?

Both had soundtracks featuring songs composed by well-known Korean classical composer and pianist, Yiruma.

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Following his sold out concerts in 2015, 2016 and 2017, Yiruma will be returning to Singapore on 28 April 2018 for a one night only performance at The Star Theatre.

Fans can expect to watch Yiruma play his greatest hits such as “The River Flows In You”, “Kiss The Rain”, “May Be”, and “Love Me”, as well as pieces from his latest album, “f r a m e”.

Yiruma Live In Singapore
Venue: The Star Theatres
Date: 28 Apr 2018
Time: 8pm
Tickets: $98 – $288. Get your tickets here.

10. Jake Bugg ‘Solo Acoustic Tour’ Live In Singapore

English singer and songwriter, Jake Bugg, is bringing his solo acoustic tour to Singapore this April!

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Jake Bugg ‘Solo Acoustic Tour’ Live In Singapore
Venue: *SCAPE The Ground Theatre
Date: 28 Apr 2018
Price: $68

11. Fall Out Boy Mania Tour

We can already tell 30 April 2018 is going to be a good day because rock superstars, Fall Out Boy, will be performing in Singapore at Zepp @ BigBox Singapore.

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Here as part of their M A N I A tour, we cannot wait for the boys to perform tracks from their latest album like “HOLD ME TIGHT OR DON’T” and “The Last Of The Real Ones”, and also revisit their breakout hits like “Sugar We’re Goin Down” and “Dance Dance”.

Fall Out Boy Mania Tour
Venue: Zepp @ BigBox Singapore 
Date: 30 Apr 2018
Time: 8pm 
Tickets: $148. Get your tickets here.


12. 5 Seconds Of Summer Live In Singapore 2018

5 Seconds Of Summer (5SOS) are back and they’re bringing their 5S0S3 tour to Singapore – their ONLY stop in Asia.

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They will be performing at the Capitol Theatre for ONE NIGHT ONLY on 2 May 2018!

It’s been almost 2 years since we’ve heard any new music from the 4-man Australian rock band.

And now with the announcement of their 5SOS3 concert and tour dates, they’ve released their newest single, “Want You Back”!

Fans who will be attending the concert will get to hear new music from the band, and maybe even get to hear some of their famous hits such as the evergreen bop “She Looks So Perfect” and the heartfelt “Amnesia”.

Ticket prices go from $108 to $128 and can be purchased 13. Harry Styles Live In Concert

On 3 May 2018, the One Direction member with arguably the best hair will be here in Singapore to perform at the Singapore Indoor Stadium.

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Our multi-talented queen, Dua Lipa, will be performing for ONE NIGHT ONLY at The Star Theatre on 4 May 2018!

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Only 22 years of age, Dua Lipa has been churning hit after hit, from “Blow Your Mind (Mwah)” to the viral “New Rules” and the latest single “IDGAF”, empowering girls and (gay) men worldwide.

Ticket prices range from $88 to $168 and can be purchased at Website

15. Bruno Mars 24K Magic World Tour 2018

If you were lucky enough to get tickets to see Bruno Mars before they were all sold out, this is a big one to look forward to.

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The classic hit-making duo has been breaking cultural and language barriers throughout their 43-year career, and they continue to play more than 150 shows a year worldwide.

Ticket prices go from $88 to $178.

Ticket sales are now live and can be purchased here.

Air Supply Live In Singapore 2018
Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium
Date: 5 Jun 2018
Price: $88 – $178

17. Boyce Avenue Live In Singapore 2018

American pop-rock trio and YouTube sensation Boyce Avenue will be bringing their brand new concert to Singapore on 7 June 2018 at The Star Theatre!

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Venue: The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01, Singapore, 138617
Date: 7 June 2018
Price: $98 – $138

18. Niall Horan Flicker World Tour 2018

On 12 June 2018, yet another member of One Direction will be putting on a show here in Singapore – Niall Horan.

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Here as part of his “Flicker World Tour”, Horan will be performing for just one night at The Star Theatre.

If you can’t get enough of “This Town” and “Slow Hands”, you’ll want to hear these hits sung live.

Niall Horan Flicker World Tour 2018
Venue: The Star Theatre 
Date: 12 June 2018
Time: 8pm
Tickets: $88 – $148. Get your tickets  Image Credit: 20. Daughtry Live In Singapore 2018

The multi-platinum rock band Daughtry is coming to Singapore on 11 July 2018 for a one night only concert at Zepp @ Big Box!

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21. Sam Smith ‘The Thrill Of It All’ Tour Live In Singapore 2018

Sam Smith will be coming to Singapore on 2 October 2018 for a ONE NIGHT ONLY performance!

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While ticketing details have not been released at the moment, we do know that he will be performing at the Singapore Indoor Stadium!

The tour announcement follows the release of his latest album ‘The Thrill Of It All’ back in November 2017.

Fans will be able to watch Sam Smith perform hits from the album, such as the emotional “Too Good At Goodbyes”, “One Last Song” and “Burning”.

Who knows? He might even sing some of his older songs that we’re all familiar with.

Do check back for updates on ticketing details.

In the meantime, we’re just going to spam Sam Smith songs in the office.

Sam Smith ‘The Thrill Of It All’ Tour Live In Singapore
 Singapore Indoor Stadium
Date: 2 October 2018

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Dua Lipa Set To Perform At The Star Theatre This May For One Night Only

IT IS TIME. Our multi-talented queen, Dua Lipa, will be gracing the shores of Singapore with her presence.

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Yes, Dua Lipa will be performing for ONE NIGHT ONLY at The Star Theatre on 4 May 2018!

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Only 22 years of age, Dua Lipa has been churning hit after hit, from “Blow Your Mind (Mwah)” to the viral “New Rules” and the latest single “IDGAF”, empowering girls and (gay) men worldwide.

Ticket prices range from $88 to $168.

Ticket sales will go live on Monday, 26 February 2018 at 10am on GIF Credit: giphy.com[/caption]

Dua Lipa Live In Singapore
Venue: The Star Theatre, 1 Vista Exchange Green, #04-01, Singapore, 138617
Date: 4 May 2018
Price: $88 – $168

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