Kanye West Announces First Solo Tour in 5 Years: See the Dates
Kanye West is hitting the road.
On Friday, the “Blood on the Leaves” rapper announced that he is set to embark on his first solo tour in five years, beginning October 9 in Seattle with Kendrick Lamar as the opening act.
Yeezus — which will continue for seven weeks through 23 cities, including Brooklyn and Los Angeles — is Kanye’s first solo tour in five years. Previously, he hit the road with Jay-Z for their side project, Watch the Throne.
According to a press release, the show will combine “state-of-the-art staging, production, and lighting design with his unmatched aesthetic, visionary creative mind, and an increasingly impressive catalogue of hits spanning his decade-long career.”
Tickets go on sale Friday, September 13. Here are all the dates … will you be going?
10/19 – Seattle, WA @ Key Arena#
10/20 – Vancouver, BC @ Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena #
10/22 – San Jose, CA @ SAP Center #
10/23 – Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena #
10/25 – Las Vegas, NV @ MGM Grand Garden Arena ^
10/26 – Los Angeles, CA @ Staples Center #
11/01 – Salt Lake City, UT @ EnergySolutions Arena #
11/03 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center #
11/05 – Minneapolis, MN @ Target Center #
11/07 – Chicago, IL @ United Center #
11/10 – Detroit, MI @ The Palace of Auburn Hills #
11/12 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre #
11/14 – Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre #
11/16 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center ^
11/17 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden #
11/19 – Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center ^
11/21 – Washington, DC @ Verizon Center #
11/23 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden ^
11/29 – Miami, FL @ American Airlines Arena #
11/30 – Tampa, FL @ Tampa Bay Times Forum ^
12/01 – Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena #
12/06 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center #
12/07 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center #
# = w/ Kendrick Lamar
^ = w/ Special guest to be announced