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And John Mayer was pictured arriving at Auckland International Airport to fanfare on Thursday.
The 41-year-old cut a casual figure in the terminal and took time out to sign guitars for his devoted fans.
Down Under: American singer-songwriter John Mayer, 41, was pictured jetting into Auckland on Thursday ahead of the New Zealand and Australian leg of his world tour
John dressed for comfort in a black sweater, loose-fitting black trousers and tan suede boots.
The Your Body Is a Wonderland hit-maker added an extra layer in the form of a blue overcoat and concealed his gaze behind black Wayfarer sunglasses.
John carried a green backpack and left his luggage to his minders.
The seven-time Grammy winner took time out to sign guitars for fans who had been waiting for his arrival inside the terminal.
Gentleman: Proving to be a good sport, John took time out to sign guitars for fans who had patiently waited for his arrival
John will commence the New Zealand and Australian leg of his John Mayer World Tour in Auckland on Saturday night, followed by Brisbane on Monday.
He will then perform in Melbourne on Wednesday March 27, and Sydney on Friday March 29.
John commences the Asian leg of the tour, with his first concert in Singapore on Monday April 1.
The Australian and New Zealand tour, which has no opening act, sees John returning Down Under for the first time since 2014.
‘I can’t think of a better place to start my world tour than New Zealand and Australia,’ John said in an official statement. ‘It’s been way too long since I’ve been back there.’
World tour: John will commence the New Zealand and Australian leg of his John Mayer World Tour in Auckland on Saturday night, followed by Brisbane on Monday. Pictured on Jimmy Kimmel Live in September 2018