Kendrick Lamar Announces Dates for 'The DAMN Tour' with Travi$ Scott and D.R.A.M.
Kendrick Lamar is taking the DAMN. show on the road. On Monday morning (Apr. 24) the MC announced dates for a tour with Travi$ Scott and D.R.A.M. that will keep him on the road for most of July and August. According to dates posted on his Instagram, the tour will kick off on July 12 in Phoenix, Arizona, and wind its way through Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Brooklyn and Washington before moving on to Boston, Toronto and Detroit.
The 17-date outing is currently slated to wind down with an Aug. 6 show in Los Angeles. DAMN. blasted to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 album chart on Friday (Aug. 21) with the biggest week for an album so far this year, 603,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending Apr. 20, according to Nielsen Music. DAMN. marks Lamar’s third No. 1 album, following last year’s Untitled Unmastered. and 2015’s To Pimp a Butterfly. DAMN. was released April 14 through Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope Records.
Ticket presale for the tour begins on Apr. 25 for American Express card members and lasts through Apr. 27 10 p.m. local time; general public onsale begins Apr. 28. For details on tickets click here. Here are the DAMN. Tour dates:
July 12 -- Phoenix, AZ @ Gila River Arena
July 14 -- Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
July 15 -- Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
July 17 -- Duluth, GA @ Infinite Energy Arena
July 19 -- Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
July 20 -- Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center
July 21 -- Washington, D.C. @ Verizon Center
July 22 -- Boston, MA @ TD Garden
July 25-- Toronto, ON @Air Canada Centre
July 26 -- Detroit, MI @ The Palace at Auburn Hills
Jul. 27 -- Chicago, IL @ United Center
July 29 -- Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
Aug. 1 -- Seattle, WA @ Tacoma Dome
Aug. 2 -- Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
Aug. 4 -- Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
Aug. 5 -- Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
Aug. 6 -- Los Angeles, CA @ Staples Center