Electronic pop duo Pet Shop Boys are world-renowned for their catchy synthpop classics, including "West End Girls" and "It's a Sin." Since rising to fame in the 1980s, this English dance music duo has become one of the most successful music duos of all time. In fact, Pet Shop Boys are currently the single most successful duo of all time in the UK, according to The Guinness Book of World Records. This duo, after all, has sold more than 50 million records around the world, so it should come as no surprise that they have broken records and have climbed to the very top of the synthpop music scene.
The Pet Shop Boys are once again gearing up for a major tour, and this duo will be bringing their infectious dance tracks to venues throughout the UK, the US and Canada. Music lovers will get to see the Pet Shop Boys in concert at venues like the Royal Opera House in London, The Chelsea in Las Vegas, the Sony Center for the Performing Arts in Toronto and Madison Square Garden in New York. These upcoming Pet Shop Boys shows are sparking significant excitement in the dance and synthpop music scenes.
Pet Shop Boys Background
Pet Shop Boys is an electronic pop duo composed of Chris Lowe and Neil Tennant. After meeting in London in 1981, these two talented musicians began working together on dance music tracks. In the early 1980s, Pet Shop Boys found success in the London music scene thanks to hits like "West End Girls" and "Rent." Soon, the duo's catchy singles made their way around the world, and fans everywhere from Paris to San Francisco began raving about the Pet Shop Boys. In 1986, Pet Shop Boys released their debut album, "Please," which featured popular singles like "Suburbia" and "Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money)." Year after year, Pet Shop Boys took their infectious dance anthems to top-tier venues around the world, and they performed in front of enormous, excited crowds whenever and wherever they took the stage.
Over the course of their prolific career, Pet Shop Boys has released 13 studio albums, many of which have been certified platinum and multi-platinum in the UK, the US, Canada, Australia and other countries throughout Europe. The duo has scored several number one hits, including lasting favorites like "Always On My Mind" and "Heart." Now, fans are getting ready to hear some of their favorite Pet Shop Boys classics live in concert because this famed duo is embarking on yet another awesome tour this year. This six-time Grammy nominated duo has one of the best repertoires in dance music, and now fans are looking forward to dancing along to Pet Shop Boys hits in concert. You too could join in on the fun, because the Pet Shop Boys just might be heading to a venue near you in the upcoming months.
Pet Shop Boys Trivia
How many Pet Shop Boys singles went to the number one spot on UK music charts?
The Pet Shop Boys scored four number one hits in the UK, including "Heart" and "It's a Sin."