Posts Tagged ‘Tour’

6LACK Announces ‘Free 6LACK Tour’

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Get ready to Free 6LACK!

The breakout Alt-RnB star, who has been building his following since his debut project–Free 6LACK last year, will embark on his first headlining tour this fall.

The “Free 6LACK Tour” will feature Sabrina Claudio on select dates and is set to launch Oct. 7 in San Diego. From there, he will go on a solo run through Australia, with stops in Sydney and Melbourne before coming back to North America for the rest of the tour.

Taking to social media, the “PRBLMS” singer shared his excitement for the tour. “my first headline tour and my first time in australia,” he wrote. “tickets on sale thursday, don’t sleep.”

Last month, 6LACK performed his song “Free” on “The Late Show.”  He also made headlines this month, when super producer Timbaland took to social media to tease an upcoming collaboration between them.

Tickets and meet and greet passes for the “Free 6LACK Tour” go on sale Aug. 17. See the full itinerary below.

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Exclusive: August Alsina Brings “Don’t Matter Tour” with Tone Stith & Rotimi to New York City

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On Sunday night (Aug. 13), August Alsina triumphantly returned to the very stage in New York City where he frightening collapsed on his “Testimony Live Tour” in 2014.

Returning to Irving Plaza for the NYC stop on his comeback “Don’t Matter Tour,” the R&B star was fully embraced and supported by a packed house of dedicated fans. Only months after publicly revealing his health problems in an emotional interview with Jada Pinkett-Smith, the 24-year-old appeared to be in his prime, at the top of his game.

However, before he hit the stage the crowd was treated to a double dose of hot new R&B talent from the likes of singer/actor Rotimi, and buzzing young singer/songwriter Tone Stith. Both New Jersey natives, Rotimi kicked off the night with a commanding and sexy performance of his new music. He even surprised the audience by bringing out Dancehall star Kranium for their new single “Want More.”  With the crowd fully hyped, Tone Stith took to the stage like a seasoned all-star, backed by a troupe of dancers and musicians. In a perfectly executed 30-minute set he showcased his multiple talents, starting with his fancy footwork, outstanding voice and musicianship on the guitar. Tone Stith surely cultivated a nice new following with his raw talents this night.

As the anticipation grew for August with chants from the audience, the R&B star finally appeared on stage in a hooded robe and scarf, supported by 2 female dancers, his DJ and band members. Alsina immediately turned up the energy with some throwback tracks including “I Don’t Get Tired” and the Roscoe Dash-featured “Work,” off his classic mixtape, The Product 2. Throughout his hour-long performance, the singer delivered song after song from his early material (“Get Ya Money,” “Downtown”), to his debut album (“Numb,” “Make It Home,” “Porn Star”), sophomore album (“Hip Hop,” “Song Cry”), and current single “Don’t Matter.”

In the evening’s most somber moment, August paid tribute to his older brother who passed away due to violence. He also took the crowd to church with a special rendition of “Hallelujah.” As every female in the building screamed their love for him, Alsina closed out his set with the fan-favorite, “Kissin On My Tattoos,” followed by a riveting twerk-a-thon from his dancers.

August Alsina is readying the release of his third studio album, Drugs, which is coming soon on Def Jam Records. Tone Stith recently released his buzz-worthy debut independent album, Can We Talk, across all digital music platforms. Rotimi also released his brand new EP, ‘Jeep Music, Vol. 1,’ and can be see Sunday night’s on Starz hit series, POWER.

Check out our exclusive photos below!

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Bryson Tiller & SZA Announce “Set It Off” European Tour

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Europe will be LIT this fall!

Following his upcoming North American tour, Bryson Tiller will be bringing his upcoming “Set It Off Tour” overseas with special guest SZA!

The 24-date UK and European trek kicks off in Marseille, France on Oct. 17. From there, the two will travel to Belgium, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, and Italy, ending in Dublin, Ireland on Nov. 30.

“First time in Europe w a V cool dude,” SZA wrote in her tour announcement. “see ya soon!”

SZA joins the tour on the heels of her debut album Ctrl, which opened at No. 3 on the Billboard 200. Before embarking on the European trek, the TDE songstress will be on her own “Ctrl Tour” through North America from Aug. 16 through Oct. 12. She will  then take a break from her headlining tour to travel to Europe with Tiller, and return to finish out her U.S. dates Dec. 8-17.

This August, Pen Griffey will kick off the North American leg of the tour in support of his sophomore album, True to Self. Featuring rising R&B songstress H.E.R. and platinum producer Metro Boomin as opening acts, the first leg of the tour will make 27 stops before culminating on Sept. 16 in Louisville, KY.

Tickets go on sale July 13 in France and July 14 across Europe on his website. See the full itinerary below.

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Singer/Songwriter Tank Announces 14-City “Savage Tour”

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Multi-Grammy nominated R&B star Tank is excited to announce that he is embarking on a 14-city “SAVAGE Tour,” in support of his upcoming new album.

The U.S. trek will kick off September 5 in Nashville and hit cities such as Atlanta, New York, Boston, Cleveland and more before culminating on September 27 in Pittsburgh, PA.

Tank will be releasing his eighth studio album SAVAGE this fall. The 11-track LP features appearances by Candice Boyd, J. Valentine, Ludacris, and labelmate Trey Songz. Along with production from Da Internz, Harmony Samuels, and Cardiak. The lead single “When We” is a sensual “how to” that will lead listeners to a night of high-powered unadulterated passion.

Tickets for the tour can be purchased via Tank’s website, starting July 14. For early presale access starting July 12, fans can sign up for Tank’s newsletter on his site.

See the full tour itinerary below.

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The Weeknd Announces Fall Tour Dates With Gucci Mane

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The Weeknd can’t stop, won’t stop.

After just wrapping up the first leg of his acclaimed “Starboy: Legend of the Fall World Tour” this month, the pop/R&B superstar has just announced a second leg featuring more stops in North America, followed by New Zealand and Australia.

‘Phase Two’ is scheduled to kick off Sept. 6 in University Park, PA, and travel to 27 cities in the US and Canada before closing Nov. 2 in Chicago. Gucci Mane and Nav will join The Weeknd for all US dates, while French Montana and Nav join him in Canada, New Zealand and Australia. The later dates launch Nov. 29 in Auckland, NZ and close Dec. 14 in Perth, AUS.

Phase One of the tour kicked off on February 17 in Stockholm, Sweden and wrapped on June 9 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Tickets for the North American dates of the “Starboy: Legend of the Fall 2017 World Tour– Phase Two” go on-sale to the general public beginning Friday, June 16 at 11am local time. For the New Zealand and Australian shows, the on-sale date is forthcoming. For all ticket purchase information, visit www.theweeknd.com.

See the full itinerary below.

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Jacob Banks Announces “Into The Wild” World Tour

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Burgeoning U.K. based soul impresario Jacob Banks has announced his first ever, international headlining tour.

The singer/songwriter will be traveling across North America and Europe this coming fall on the “Into The Wild World Tour.” Following a heavy summer and early fall festival run, Banks will kick off his trek Oct. 12 in Amsterdam. The revered live performer will hit 28 cities between Europe, the U.K., and North America, before closing the tour December 13 in Birmingham, UK.

Jacob Banks released his latest EP, The Boy Who Cried Freedom, this past April. Known for constructing songs that blur genres, packed with the emotional punch of poignant lyrics and a dynamic, spellbinding vocal delivery, Jacob Banks is cementing himself as one of 2017’s most promising break-out acts.

Tickets for the “Into The Wild” tour will go on sale in Europe this Thursday (June 8) and in North America this Friday (June 9).

See the full list of tour dates, plus his summer festival schedule below.

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Bryson Tiller Announces “Set It Off” Tour with H.E.R. & Metro Boomin

Bryson Tiller continues to deliver for his fans.

Only days after surprising everyone by releasing his sophomore album, True To Self, a month early, the singer/rapper has announced the “Set It Off Tour.”

Traveling across the U.S. and Canada this August through September, the North American trek will kick off Aug. 3 in Atlanta and make 27 stops in cities such as Houston, Las Vegas, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia and more, before closing the show in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky on Sept. 16.

Tiller has also announced that buzzing R&B singer/songwriter H.E.R., and producer/DJ Metro Boomin will join him on the trek, which is named after one of the standout cuts off True To Self.

Tickets for the “Set It Off Tour” go on sale June 2. See the full tour itinerary below.

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Lauryn Hill & Nas Join Forces For Dynamic North American Tour

Ms. Lauryn Hill and Nas will be bringing their legendary chemistry to the stage for a dynamic joint North American tour this fall.

Announced by Live Nation on Tuesday (May 30), the co-headlining trek will be an incomparable live experience that kicks off Sept. 7 in Chicago, IL. Ms. Hill and Nas will travel to 17 cities across the U.S. and Canada, including Toronto, Boston, Miami, Houston, Los Angeles and more, before culminating Oct. 11 in Vancouver, BC.

Comedian Hannibal Buress and reggae star Chronixx will also join the tour on select dates. Nas and Lauryn previously toured together on the “Life Is Good/Black Rage” tour in 2012.

See the tour itinerary and ticket info below.

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