San Francisco’s sports activities enviornment is able to welcome a Hong Kong-based pop star, who would be the first Asian singer to take the stage on the prestigious, nonetheless comparatively new venue.
Chase Heart, dwelling of seven-time basketball champions the Golden State Warriors, will turn into the vacation spot for a lot of followers on Sept. 20 as Eason Chan, a Chinese language celebrity, is ready to cease in San Francisco as a part of his North America live performance tour.
“Pals in North America, did you hear that? I will probably be there!” Chan posted on Fb in Chinese language, prompting hundreds of likes and a whole bunch of feedback, and making headlines throughout the Bay Space’s Chinese language-language media.
Different stops on Chan’s tour embody Anaheim, Vancouver, New York, Toronto and Chicago.
A spokesperson for the Warriors—who additionally personal and function Chase Heart—confirmed that Chan is the primary Chinese language and first Asian singer to carry out on the venue. Positioned in Mission Bay, it opened in 2019 and shortly turned a well-liked live performance cease for top-tier acts. Drake and P!nk have upcoming live shows at Chase Heart as effectively.
Chan, 48, sings each in Cantonese and Mandarin and is taken into account one of the profitable Chinese language singers in Asia. He has been the most-streamed artist on Spotify in Hong Kong for a few years and, as an actor, has starred in a number of Chinese language movies.
Ticket gross sales data will probably be accessible subsequent week, in accordance with the Warriors.
Asian pop stars are as soon as once more touring within the U.S. because the world recovers from the pandemic. In San Francisco, South Korean pop group Blackpink will come to Oracle Park in August. Regardless of its substantial Asian American inhabitants, the Bay Space isn’t at all times a cease, nevertheless. Many Asian stars decide to play casinos in Reno or Las Vegas as a substitute.