Nelly Furtado Added To Area One Festival
Up-and-coming Canadian vocalist Nelly Furtado has been added to the Area One festival, Billboard.com has learned. As first reported here, the event is the brainchild of Moby and his management team, aUp-and-coming Canadian vocalist Nelly Furtado has been added to the Area One festival, Billboard.com has learned. As first reported here, the event is the brainchild of Moby and his management team, and will feature the artist as well as Outkast, the Root s, New Order, Incubus, Paul Oakenfold, and Carl Cox on various dates. The festival will tour North America from July 11 to Aug. 5; full details will be announced Monday (April 23) in New York.
Furtado is on the road in support of her DreamWorks debut "Wh oa, Nelly!," which posted a 48-31 jump on The Billboard 200 this week. The vocalist, who will play Calgary, Alberta, tomorrow, will also be heard guesting on Missy Elliott's new single "Get Ur Freak On," a remix of which will be included on Elektra's "Tom b Raider" soundtrack.
Here are Nelly Furtado's tour dates:
April 21: Calgary, Alberta (MacEwan Hall)
April 22: Edmonton, Alberta (Winspear Centre)
April 23: Regina, Saskatchewan (Centre of the Arts)
April 25: Winnipeg, Manitoba (Walker Theatre)
May 14: London (Shepherd's Bush Empire)
May 18: Universal City, Calif. (Universal Amphitheater / with David Gray)
May 19: San Diego (4th & B / with David Gray)
May 20: Las Vegas (the Joint / with David Gray)
May 22-23: San Francisco (Warfield Theatre / with David Gray)
May 24: Portland, Ore. (Schnitzer Hall)
June 1: Uniondale, N.Y. (Nassau Coliseum / Z100 Zootopia)
June 17: Los Angeles (Dodger Stadium / KISS FM's Wango Tango)