X Factor star Saara Aalto announces Belfast stop on European tour
X Factor runner-up Saara Aalto has announced a gig in Belfast as past of her European tour.
The Finnish singer, who appeared on the ITV singing competition in 2016, will take to the stage at the Oh Yeah Centre on October 9.
Tickets on sale Friday, July 27 at 9am.
Firmly established as one of Finland’s major talents and celebrated stars, thanks to her anthemic single release No Fear, runner-up in the TV smash hits The Voice and Finland’s Got Talent plus the voice of Princess Anna in the Finnish version of Disney’s global hit movie Frozen, Saara set her sights on an even bigger challenge.
She decided to take on one of the most difficult music markets in the world: the United Kingdom.
2017 was a strong year for Saara year with live shows included In My Wildest Dreams, a sell-out 13,500 capacity arena show at Helsinki’s Hartwall Arena, as well as a sell-out 17 date UK arena tour and a sell-out headline show at London’s iconic Hippodrome – plus performances all over the world including Ireland, Sweden, Spain, Estonia and Kazakhstan.
Saara also became a judge on X Factor Finland, released her debut book No Fear in both Finland and the UK and even became the star of her own documentary.
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