Morrissey Plays Only UK Date In Manchester This August

Morrissey 2016

The former Smiths frontman has announced his only UK show of the year.

Morrissey will play Manchester Arena on Saturday 20 August as part of an international run of shows. 

This new headline show is the singer’s first in his hometown since 2012 and follows an acclaimed set of UK dates in September 2015. 

His latest album World Peace Is None Of Your Business marked his first solo release since 2009's Years of Refusal. The album charted at number 2 in the UK, and is Morrissey’s twelfth top ten UK album. 

Moz will be joined by special guest Damien Dempsey at the homecoming Manchester Arena show.

Tickets go on sale Friday 8 July at 9am at - maximum four tickets per person.