LONDON, November 11th. / Tass /. More than 700 thousand people joined the online queue to buy tickets for the concerts of the pop group Spice Girls, which announced its reunion. This was reported on Saturday by the Press Association.
Managing Director of the British branch of the American company Ticketmaster, Andrew Parsons, noted that in the United Kingdom a record was recorded in terms of the workload of the ticket sale website due to the influx of people willing to go to the concert. "The demand for Spice Girls was just going off scale," he said.
"Our site was visited by millions of people in search of tickets, the queue at some point exceeded 700 thousand people. Hundreds of thousands of tickets were sold to happy fans across the country in minutes. Congratulations to the girls. Judging by what we saw, they could perform every evening during the year, "added Parsons.
The participants of the Spice Girls – Jerry Holliwell, Melanie Chisholm (Mel C), Emma Bunton and Melanie Brown (Mel B) – have previously announced the reunion and resumption of concert activities, but without Victoria Beckham (Posch). Tickets went on sale on November 10 at 10:30 local time (13:30 Moscow time).
The tour of the team will start on June 1, 2019. The group will perform in Manchester, Coventry, Sunderland, Edinburgh, Bristol and London. Spice Girls was created in the British capital in 1994. During the 18-year career, her singles led the charts 11 times, and the popularity of the group allowed to sell more than 40 million albums.