Sade embarked on their 2011 World Tour on Friday evening, opening in Nice to perform classics spanning six albums from 1984’s Diamond Life to their latest, Soldier Of Love (2010). Check out some footage below of highlights from the tour’s opening night, set to their performance of their 1992 classic “No Ordinary Love,” which won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals in 1994, along with some stunning pictures from the night.




Photography above by Sophie Muller, more pictures below by Gabriel Coutu Dumont:




For all tour dates and ticket information visit http://www.sade.com/live

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