Update, Thursday, July 19: Due to overwhelming demand at pre-sale, the Opera House has just announced that Wu-Tang Clan will be performing two more shows this December. The extra shows will take place on Monday, December 10 and Tuesday, December 11. Tickets for all four shows go on sale to the general public at 9am, Thursday, July 19 — so now you have double the chance of snagging a ticket.
If you're a hip hop buff, the phrase "Enter the 36 Chambers" probably gets you excited for a particular East Coast US rap group. After much speculation, caused by mysterious social media posts and posters plastered around the country, it has been confirmed that Wu-Tang Clan is coming Down Under.
Time to prepare your dollar dollar bills — the group will be hitting Aussie soil this December, playing two exclusive shows at the Sydney Opera House on Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9. The last time the group came to Australia was back in 2016, and this time they'll only be hitting up Sydney.
The shows will coincide with the 25th anniversary of Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chamber), which features hit tracks 'C.R.E.A.M.', 'Wu-Tang Clan Ain't Nuthing ta Fuck Wit' and 'Protect Ya Neck'. All nine members — RZA, Method Man, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, U-God, Masta Killa, Inspectah Deck, GZA and Cappadonna — will perform the acclaimed album in full for the first time in Australia.
Wu-Tang Clan 'Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chamber)' 25th Anniversary shows will take place in the Sydney Opera House Concert Hall on Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9. Tickets go on sale at 9am, Thursday, July 19. Pre-sale tickets go on sale at 9am, Wednesday, July 19 and to get access you'll need to sign up to the Opera House newsletter.