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Florence + The Machine to be dressed by Gucci for ‘How Beautiful’ tour

March 14, 2016 :: 02:23 PM EDT

Gucci have announced that they will dress singer/songwriter Florence Welch for the upcoming tour of Florence + The Machine in a wardrobe of outfits from the latest runway collections by Gucci Creative Director Alessandro Michele. The How Beautiful tour will open on March 11th in Bogotà, Colombia with subsequent dates across America and Europe. This follows the recent announcement confirming Florence as the Gucci Timepieces and Jewellery Ambassador. Florence was also recently named Gucci Timepieces and Jewellery Ambassador.

How Big How Blue How Beautiful’, Florence + The Machine third album release, saw Florence confidently resume her place in the limelight. The album went straight in at number 1 in the UK, US and 22 other countries, receiving a Mercury Prize nomination and securing 5 Grammy nominations. After a triumphant return performance at Coachella last year, Florence headlined Glastonbury and since then the band have been playing their biggest global shows to date in sold out arenas across the UK, Australia, Europe and the US.

Florence + The Machine tour dates

11 March – Festival Estereo Picnic, Bogotà Colombia
13 March – Lollapalooza Brazil, Sao Paulo, Brazil
14 March – Citibank Hall, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
17 March – Lollapalooza Argentina, Cordoba, Argentina
19 March – Lollapalooza Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina
20 March – Lollapalooza Chile, Santiago, Chile
12 April – Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria
13 April – Unipol Arena, Bologna, Italy
14 April – Pala Alpitour, Torino, Italy
16 April – Palai Sant Jordi, Barcelona, Spain
17 April – Palacio Vistalegre, Madrid, Spain
18 April – MEO Arena, Lisbon, Portugal
13 May – American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida
14 May – Amway Center, Orlando, Florida
15 May – Shaky Knees festival, Atlanta, Georgia
17 May – Cynthia Woods Pavillion, Houston, Texas
18 May – American Airlines Arena, Dallas, Texas
19 May – Austin 360 Ampitheatre, Austin, Texas
22 May – Hangout festival, Gulf Shores, Alabama
24 May – KRBZ Cricket Wireless, Bonner Springs, Kansas City
26 May – Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado
28 May – Bottlerock festival, Napa Valley Exposition, Napa, California
30 May – Sasquatch festival, Gorge Amphitheatre, George, WA, US
2 June – Xcel Center, Saint Paul Minneapolis
4 June – Blossom Music Center, Cleveland
5 June – Bunbury festival,
7 June – Xfinity Center, Boston,
8 June – Bell Center, Montreal
10 June – Molson Canadian Ampitheatre, Toronto
11 June – DTE, Detroit
12 June – Hollywood Casino Ampitheatre, Chicago
14 June – Barclays Centre, NY
15 June – Barclays Centre, NY (unannounced)
17 June – WRFF at Susquehanna Bank,Philidelphia (unannounced)
18 June – Firefly festival
21 June – Inmusic festival, Croatia
29 June – Open’er festival, Poland
2 July – Hyde Park
3 July – Werchter festival, Belgium