Eminem tour dates confirmed

Update – 2/11/11:

Although there has been no word on the rumoured Brisbane show, Eminem has added a second Sydney show to his tour.

Update – 12/10/11:

According to a Brisbane show has now been added to the tour. However the promoters Dainty Group have warned that “the BRISBANE show has NOT been confirmed as yet….what you’re reading is all just rumours at the moment. The official notification will come from us if / when it goes ahead.”

It’s finally official – Eminem will be making his long awaited return to Australia in December.

There have been plenty of rumours since the news ‘leaked’ last week, but now the first date has officially been confirmed with will Eminem, Lil Wayne, the Hilltop Hoods and more playing a six-hour hip hop spectacular in Melbourne and Sydney.

Promoter Paul Dainty says he expects no trouble from the headline rappers, telling the Herald Sun that “It’s all very professional and there are no problems. We are in a different space with Eminem than we were 10 years ago. He’s crossed over to the mainstream and become a pop-culture icon.”

The promoters have also confirmed that the Eminem concerts will be all ages, but they have cautioned the the shows are for “mature audiences and the general admission standing areas are not recommended for children under the age of 15.”

Eminem, Lil Wayne tour:

Thursday 1st December – Ethiad Stadium, Melbourne Sold Out

Friday 2nd December – Sydney Football Stadium Sold Out

Sunday 4th December – Sydney Football Stadium

Monday 5th December – Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane (rumoured)

Tickets to the new Sydney show on sale on Wednesday 16th November