Tokyo Concerts, Festivals and Tour Dates 2022–2023

If you like music, Tokyo is the place for you. Japan’s capital is also one of the major hubs of international pop culture. As it gets easier to enter the country, more top artists will be having concerts in Tokyo and other parts of Japan in the months to come. Do you live in Tokyo, or are you planning on visiting Tokyo in search of a concert? Then this article will come in handy. Here is a list of upcoming concerts and tour dates for some of your favorite international singers in Tokyo.


2022 Tokyo Concerts

Avril Lavigne

Avril Lavigne is officially coming to Tokyo this year. The “Complicated” singer will be in Japan for her upcoming Love Sux 2022 Japan Tour. She will perform at the Tokyo Garden Theater on November 9 and 10. Lavigne is an artist who has been in the music industry for a long time, who is known for her classic catchy songs about relationships, friendships, and hope. She has written many songs that have touched the hearts of people all over the world. You might not know it, but she also wrote the hit song “Breakaway,” which Kelly Clarkson sings.

Date: November 9–10
Venue: Tokyo Garden Theatre

Alec Benjamin

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Alec Benjamin is an American singer and songwriter. He is best known for his hit song “Let Me Down Slowly.” He has released three albums: his first is called These Two Windows, the second album is Narrated For You, and his latest album, released in 2022, is (Un)Commentary. All of his albums have been big hits with his fans. Benjamin is starting his Asia tour on November 21 in Manila, Philippines, and ending it in Bangkok, Thailand, on December 6. His fourth concert in Asia will be in Tokyo. 

Date: November 28
Venue: WWW X

Jacob Collier

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Jacob Collier is an English singer, producer, and multi-talented instrumentalist. He rose to popularity through doing song covers on YouTube. He’s also well known for his outstanding live performances. Jacob Collier has a unique way of engaging his audience by getting them to join in on the singing. Jacob’s music is a mixture of jazz meets orchestral music. You’ll be happy to know that this Grammy award-winning artist will be in Tokyo this year for his first concert in Japan. 

Date: November 28
Venue: Zepp DiverCity

Maroon 5

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Maroon 5 was formed in 1994 and has since released seven studio albums. Their first album, Songs About Jane, was released in 2002 and has been one of their best-performing albums. They have sold more than 135 million records worldwide. The band is known for their singles “Moves Like Jagger,” “Payphone,” “Sunday Morning,” and “Beautiful Mistakes,” featuring Megan Thee Stallion. Additionally, they are famous for their live performances and are recognized as one of the best live bands. Maroon 5 will perform at Tokyo Dome as part of their upcoming World Tour 2022. The tour will mark the group’s first performance in Japan since the pandemic. 

Date: December 3–4
Venue: Tokyo Dome

2023 Tokyo Concerts and Music Festivals

The Chainsmokers

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Photo: GMO Sonic

If you’re an EDM fan, then you probably know The Chainsmokers. The New York City DJ duo Alex Pall and Andrew Taggar are responsible for high-charting singles such as “Closer” featuring Halsey, “Something Just Like This” featuring Coldplay, and “Don’t Let Me Down” featuring Daya. The Chainsmokers will perform at the GMO Sonic music festival in 2023 in the greater Tokyo area. The two-day music festival features an exciting lineup of the best EDM DJs in the world, such as Steve Aoki, Alan Walker, Marshmello, and Illenium. 

Date: January 28–29
Venue: Saitama Super Arena



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Sting, also known as Gordon Sumner, is one of the best-selling English rock singers. Rolling Stone magazine has named him one of the greatest singers of all time. His career has spanned over 40 years, including hits such as “Roxanne” (with The Police), “Shape of My Heart,” and “Desert Rose.” He has also won 17 Grammy awards throughout his career. Sting will be in Japan for the My Songs Tour in 2023. He will perform in Tokyo, Hiroshima, Nagoya, and Osaka.

Date: March 11–12
Venue: Ariake Arena


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Björk is an Icelandic singer, songwriter, and composer. She rose to fame in the late 1980s and kickstarted her solo career with her studio album Debut in 1993. She has since released nine more studio albums, seven live albums, and one compilation album, and has sold more than 7 million albums worldwide. Her work has spanned various genres, including art rock, electronic, alternative, indie, and jazz. Björk has also been a prominent figure in the fashion world. She’ll be performing in Tokyo in 2023. Make sure you don’t miss out on this rare performance.

Date: March 28 and 31
Venue: Tokyo Garden Theater


Lauryn Hill

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Lauryn Hill is an American singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the early 1990s with her debut album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. The album earned her critical acclaim and sold more than 20 million copies worldwide. It also spawned two top 20 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Two of her best-known songs are “Doo Wop (That Thing)” and “Ex-Factor. Hill followed up her debut record with two more critically acclaimed studio albums: MTV Unplugged and The Best of Lauryn Hill. To date, Lauryn Hill’s music continues to spark hope and inspires fans worldwide.

Details: April 2023 dates and venue to be confirmed

Justin Bieber

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Justin Bieber is one of the world’s most popular and influential pop singers. He has released six studio albums, three compilation albums, and two EPs. He also won multiple awards, including Grammy Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and Billboard awards. Since his debut, Bieber has become a worldwide sensation. He has many superfans worldwide who love to see him perform live. Justin Bieber’s Japan concert will be in 2023. This concert will be a massive opportunity to enjoy Justin Bieber’s impressive live performance! 

Details: 2023 dates and venue to be confirmed


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