Take That’s Gary Barlow announces two December solo shows – ticket details

'X Factor' man has lined up two dates at London's Royal Albert Hall

Take That mainman Gary Barlow has announced that he will play two solo headline shows in December.

The singer, who is currently serving as a judge on the new series of the X Factor, will play London‘s Royal Albert Hall on December 5 and 6.

The proceeds from the shows will be donated to the Princes’ Trust, the charity overseen by Prince Charles.

Barlow has recently indicated that Take That are planning to take a lengthy break after their recent extensive UK stadium tour. The trek in question, the ‘Progress Live’ tour saw Take That perform to more than 1.6 million people throughout June and July, including a record-breaking eight nights at Wembley Stadium.

You can watch the band’s new video ‘When We Were Young’ by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking.

Tickets go onsale on Friday (October 28) at 9am (BST). To check the availability of Gary Barlow tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.