Ariana Grande: here’s what went down on the first night of her mammoth world tour

Last night marked Ariana Grande‘s return to touring,¬†with the first date of her ‘Sweetener’ World Tour. Performing¬†at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York, she put on a career-spanning show to open one of 2019’s most anticipated tours.

The past seven months have seen the pop-star of the people turn traditional musical conventions on their head by releasing not one, but two excellent albums in the shape of 2018’s ‘Sweetener‘ and then ‘thank u, next‘ earlier this year.

Here’s everything that went down on the opening of Ariana Grande’s Sweetener tour.