Rebel Heart Tour
Promotional poster for the tour
|Start date||September 9, 2015|
|End date||March 20, 2016|
|No. of shows||
|Box office||$169.8 million|
The Rebel Heart Tour was the tenth
Rehearsals for the tour started soon after its announcement and lasted 10–12 hours per day, with involvement from Madonna's team of creative directors, producers, designers and choreographers. Inspired by shows like
The central theme of the show was love and romance and consisted of four segments, each of which were inspired by different topics: the first one was inspired by the cover art of Rebel Heart and
The tour generated a number of controversies, but was a commercial success. Every show sold out, generating an attendance of over 1.05 million people. The tour grossed $169.8 million, extending Madonna's record as the highest-grossing solo touring artist to $1.131 billion, beginning with the
To promote her twelfth studio album,
The tour was formally announced on March 1, 2015 on Madonna's official website. Titled Rebel Heart Tour, it was initially scheduled to begin on August 29, 2015, from Miami and continue throughout Europe and end on December 20, 2015, in Glasgow, Scotland.
 Rebel Heart Tour was led by
On May 21, 2015, Madonna rescheduled the first five dates of the tour and moved them to January 20, 23, 24, 27 and 28 in 2016. The singer confirmed that arrangement logistics was the cause of the postponement. She released a statement saying, "As my fans already know, the show has to be perfect. Assembling all the elements will require more time than we realized. I apologize for any inconvenience this may cause my fans."
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After the tour started, Madonna revealed another 16 dates in Asia and North America. They included first ever concerts in Taipei, Bangkok, Louisville, San Antonio, Tulsa and Nashville as well as her first concerts in Tokyo in a decade and additional dates in Mexico City and Houston.
 Singapore was added to the itinerary for February 28, 2016, however the concert was rated as "adults only" by the