Simply Red take their classic album ‘Stars’ on the road at the end of the year and will be performing at Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre’s (AECC) GE Oil & Gas Arena on Tuesday 15th November. The first half of this special show will feature the entire ‘Stars’ album in it’s original running order while the second half of the show will feature hits and classic Simply Red songs.
‘Stars’ was released on 30th September 1991 and was the best selling UK album for two consecutive years, 1991 and 1992, a feat that hasn’t been repeated since. It was their 4th album and the first to feature a collection of songs written entirely by Mick Hucknall for which he received an Ivor Novello award for Best Songwriter of the Year in 1991 in addition to a Brit Award for Best British Band that same year.
25 years after it’s release, ‘Stars’ remains one of modern music’s best and most successful albums. It made Mick Hucknall a superstar, turning Simply Red into one of the country’s biggest bands. The album sold over 10 million worldwide, 4 million in the UK. Today the album sounds as fresh and exciting as it did in 1991.
Tickets available now from www.ticketmaster.co.uk/AECC