Matt Cardle

at The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

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Since his last sold-out show at The Apex in 2017, Matt Cardle has released his fourth studio album 'Time To Be Alive'.

He has also graced London’s West End stage in Baz Luhrmann’s 'Strictly Ballroom' and completed a sold-out run in 'Jesus Christ Superstar' at London’s Barbican Theatre.

Matt is a multi-platinum selling recording artist, BRIT Award nominee and an award-winning West End actor, having clocked up over 20 million streams across these songs alone; 'When We Collide', 'Run For Your Life', 'Amazing', 'Loving You' (with Spice Girl Melanie C), 'The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face' and 'I Can’t Make You Love Me'.

Matt is returning to the stage in December for his own new headline show following a summer playing the role of Pilate in 'Jesus Christ Superstar' and guest vocalist on The Trevor Horn Band's 'The 80’s Reimagined Tour' across the UK. With a live band plus his unique passion, intensity and flawless vocals; expect to hear material from Matt’s four studios albums, breathtaking covers and a few surprises along the way.

Matt Cardle

Matt Cardle appearing at this event

Matt Cardle is a multi platinum selling recording artist who has sold over 2.2 million records since winning The X Factor’s highest-rating series ever in 2010. Matt stunned over 19 million viewers with his breathtaking four-octave vocal range. Matt’s debut single, ’When We Collide’, sold over one million copies and was recently named as one of the biggest-selling singles of the past decade. The song spent three weeks at #1 and was nominated for Best British Single at the 2011 BRIT Awards. This was followed by the #6 Gary Barlow-penned ‘Run For Your Life’ and the infectious duet 'Loving You' with Spice Girl Melanie C. Matt has released four studio albums to date; ‘Letters’ (2011), ‘The Fire’ (2012), ‘Porcelain’ (2013) and ‘Time To Be Alive’ (2018). Matt’s theatre credits include: Huey Calhoun in Memphis (Shaftesbury / WhatsOnStage Best West End Debut Award) in 2015; Wally Strand in Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom (Piccadilly) in 2018 and Pilate in Jesus Christ Superstar (The Barbican) in 2019. In September 2013, Matt performed ‘The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face’ in Bali at Miss World in front of an audience of over two billion. Matt’s performance of this song was voted the third best moment in the history of The X Factor, viewed over 60 million times on YouTube. He has spent the last three summers performing as guest vocalist with The Trevor Horn Band. Resigned to Sony Music, Matt's most recent album ‘Time To Be Alive' is a collection of 14 songs that showcase his new found maturity as a singer, songwriter and musician. The lyrics are deeply personal observations on addiction, redemption, atonement and eventual contentment; fusing electronica, gospel, rock and soul. All but one of the album’s 14 songs were co-written by Cardle. They reveal a portrait of an artist struggling with personal battles, but ultimately winning the war.

See 2 tour dates featuring Matt Cardle

The Apex

  • 1 Charter Square
  • Bury St Edmunds
  • IP33 3FD

01284 758 000
Disabled Booking:
01284 758 000

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