Lorde Birmingham 2022: date, how to get tickets for Solar Power Tour, support act - and possible setlist

The singer-songwriter from New Zealand is coming to Birmingham

Playing in venues across the globe, Lorde will be bringing tracks from her new album to Birmingham.

Here’s what you need to know about the gig, including when it takes place, how to get tickets, and what the setlist may be.

Sign up to our BirminghamWorld Today newsletter

When does Lorde play in Birmingham?

Lorde visits Birmingham during the Uk leg of her tour, and will perform at the O2 Academy on 30 May.

Where else does she play?

Lorde will kick off the UK leg of her tour in Leeds on 25 May, and is due to finish in the UK in London on 3 June.

Here is the full list of her UK tour dates in 2022.

May 25 - O2 Academy, Leeds

May 26 - Usher Hall, Edinburgh

May 28 - O2 Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

May 30, O2 Academy, Birmingham

June 1, 2, 3 - Roundhouse, London

How can I get tickets for the Birmingham gig?

Tickets to see Lorde at the O2 Academy in Birmingham have sold out on both the venue website and Lorde’s official website.

However, all is not lost.

You can register for notifications of when tickets become available on the ticket resale website Twickets.

By signing up, you will be notified if and when anyone puts tickets to the Birmingham show up for re-sale.

What is the setlist?

The tour is well underway, and because of this we can get a pretty good idea of which songs Lorde will play in Birmingham.

Several songs from the new album are anticipated to be performed by Lorde at the O2 Academy.

Below is the setlist for Lorde’s show on 7 May in Santa Barbara, California according to setlist.fm

  • Act 1
  • Leader of a New Regime
  • Homemade Dynamite
  • Buzzcut Season
  • Stoned at the Nail Salon
  • Fallen Fruit
  • Act 2
  • The Path
  • California
  • Ribs
  • Hard Feelings
  • Dominoes
  • Loveless
  • Liability
  • Secrets From a Girl (Who’s Seen It All)

Act 3

  • Mood Ring
  • Sober
  • Supercut
  • Perfect Places
  • Solar Power
  • Green Light
  • Oceanic Feeling

Encore:

  • 400 Lux
  • Royals
  • Team

Who is the support act?

Supporting Lorde on her UK dates is fellow New Zealander  Marlon Williams.

Williams, born in Christchurch New Zealand, has released a number of studio albums and played in gigs around the world.

To support the launch of his 2018 album Make Way for Love, Williams toured Europe and the USA.

Williams has also appeared in TV and Film in both his native New Zealand and America.

Williams has won multiple New Zealand Music Awards, New Zealand’s most prominent music award, as well as the country’s most significant songwriting honour, APRA’s Silver Scroll.

Who is Lorde?

Lorde, whose real name is Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, is a 25-year-old singer songwriter from Auckland, New Zealand.

She has released three studio albums, the third of which is ‘Solar Power’ for which she is currently touring.

In 2013 she released her debut studio album ‘Pure Heroine’ which was followed by ‘Melodrama’ in 2017.

The singer has won two Billboard Music Awards, one MTV Video Music Award and three World Music Awards.