The Kid LAROI’s Billboard Cover Shoot (Alexandra Gavillet) at Industria, Brooklyn. Courtesy of Billboard, 2021.
Fresh off the stage of The Kid LAROI’s debut MTV VMAs performance, alongside Justin Bieber, the 18-year old sensation announced his first ever headlining world tour. Sony Music Australia, Handsome Tours and TEG Live announced that the END OF THE WORLD TOUR will kick off in the US, before heading across the globe for the Australia/New Zealand leg. The Australian tour will commence on May 26th in the Kamilaroi artist’s hometown of Sydney, and will finish in June.
The First Nations artist’s fans can look forward to LAROI performing smash hits - ‘Without You’ feat. Miley Cyrus, ‘Stay’ feat. Justin Bieber and ‘Go’ feat. Juice WRLD- from each chapter of the ARIA #1 project F*CK LOVE.
As Australia’s biggest musical export right now, The Kid LAROI (2021) said in a statement to his fans:
“I am beyond excited to share this experience with you all.
It’s always been a dream of mine to headline a global tour. I cannot wait to see my fans all around the world and give them something that they won’t ever forget.
It’s been a long time coming.”
The Kid LAROI End of the World Tour 2022. Courtesy of The Kid LAROI Twitter, 2021.
If you haven’t already heard of The Kid LAROI, you can check out our previous article The Kid LAROI's Meteoric Rise to International Fame.
At Yarn, we are passionate about sharing the stories of First Nations artists, shining a light on their creative journeys and how they give back to their communities. So, as The Kid LAROI’s success continues to reach new heights, we hope that his story inspires a new generation of Australian artists and shifts conversations about the talent the Australian industry should be scouting for and nurturing in the future. The Kid LAROI's story also provides hope for other young mob out there who wish to pursue their music career dreams but don't know how to or are doubting their capabilities.