Adele 2016 concert tour tickets for venues in the U.S. East Coast have been sold out in just minutes after it went on sale on Thursday.
This made thousands of fans, and even celebrities, frustrated.
Most are venting their disappointment on social media and some even used the refrain of Adele’s song “Hello” that says: “Hello from the other side; I must have tried a thousand times.”
The hashtags #adeletickets and #adelesoldout began trending on Twitter. Fans and celebrities posted memes, messages and GIFs inspired by the British singer’s lyrics and music videos.
— Kelly Clarkson (@kelly_clarkson) December 15, 2015
I'm already crying and it's just @adelle show intro
— David Arquette (@DavidArquette) December 15, 2015
The Grammy Award-winning singer announced earlier this week her 56-day concert tour which will kick off in February in the UK and ends in Mexico City on Nov. 15.
— Adele (@Adele) November 26, 2015
The announcement came after Adele’s latest album “25” smashed record after record. The album has record-breaking sales of 5.2 million units in the United States alone.
The official price range of Adele’s concert tour tickets is from $40 to $750 each for premium packages. However, Reuters reported that there are some secondary market sites that have price ranges from $9,999 each for seats closest to the New York’s Madison Square Garden stage to $300 each for those in the furthest seats at the arena.
Tickets for Adele’s UK and European concert tour were also sold out within minutes when they went on sale earlier this month.
People magazine reported that scalpers are reselling Adele’s European tickets for 3,400 percent price hike.
Tickets are available at Adele’s official website. VIP and hospitality packages with premium seats exclusively available at SLO, while official hospitality with premium seats exclusively from markbutler.co.uk
Here’s the complete list of Adele’s 2016 Concert Tour dates and locations in North America.
July 05 & 06 – Xcel Energy Center, Saint Paul, MN
July 10, 11, &13 -United Center, Chicago, IL
July 16 & 17 – Pepsi Center, Denver, CO
July 20 & 21 – Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC
July 25 & 26 – KeyArena, Seattle, WA
July 30 & 31 – SAP Center at San Jose, San Jose, CA
August 02 – Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
August 05, 06, 09, 10, & 13 – STAPLES Center, Los Angeles, CA
August 16 & 17 – Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, AZ
September 06 & 07- The Palace of Auburn Hills Auburn Hills, MI
September 09 & 10 – Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA
September 14 & 15 – TD Garden, Boston, MA
September 19, 20, 22, 23, 25, &26 – Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
September 30 & Oct. 01 – The Bell Centre (Centre Bell), Montreal, QC
October 03, 04, 06 & 07 – Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON
October 10 & 11 – Verizon Center, Washington, DC
October 15 & 16 – Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, TN
October 25 & 26 – AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami, FL
October 28 & 29 – Philips Arena, Atlanta, GA
November 01 & 02 – American Airlines Cente, Dallas, TX
November 04 & 05 – Frank Erwin Center, Austin, TX
November 08 & 09 – Toyota Center, Houston, TX
November 14 & 15 – Palacio de los Deportes, MÃ©xico, DF, MX
You can also catch Adele in her UK and European tour in these dates and locations.
Feb. 29, SSE Arena Belfast, United Kingdom
March 1, SSE Arena Belfast, United Kingdom
March 4, 3Arena, Dublin, Ireland
March 5, 3Arena Dublin, Ireland
March 7-8, Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
March 15, 16, 18 & 19, The O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom
March 25-26, The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, United Kingdom
March 29-30, Genting Arena, Birmingham,
April 29, Tele2 Arena, Stockholm, Sweden
May 1, Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway
May 3, Forum, Copenhagen, Denmark
May 4, Jyske Bank Boxen, Herning, Denmark
May 7-8, Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin, Germany
May 10-11, Barclaycard Arena, Hamburg, Germany
May 14-15, Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany
May 17, Hallenstadion, Zurich, Switzerland
May 21-22, MEO Arena, Lisbon, Portugal
May 24, Palau Sant Jordi, Barcelona, Spain
May 28-29, Arena di Verona, Verona, Italy
June 1 & 3, Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
June 9-10, AccorHotels Arena, Paris, France
June 12-13, Sportpaleis, Antwerp, Belgium