Kendrick Lamar has teamed up with BET Networks' Music Matters for a 23-city tour.
The tour, which begins this fall in Norfolk, Virginia on September 7, is in support of Lamar's upcoming debut studio album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, which hits stores on October 2.
“More than a Hip Hop show, it’s an experience worth a life time,” says K. Dot about the upcoming tour.
“Kendrick is one the most prolific and phenomenal artist emerging today. His music, style and flow brings a fresh and important perspective to Hip Hop and we are proud to leverage the BET Music Matters brand to expose his amazing talents to the masses,” explained Kelly Griffin, BET Senior Director Music Programming.
UPDATE: Kendrick Lamar has announced new dates to his upcoming headlining tour, which comes in anticipation of his debut good kid, m.A.A.d city, releasing October 22nd.
9/7 Norfolk, VA - The Norva
9/8 Richmond, VA - The National
9/11 Charlotte, NC - The Fillmore
9/12 Baltimore, MD - Rams Head
9/13 Philadelphia, PA - TLA
9/14 Washington, DC - Howard Theater
9/15 New York, NY - Terminal 5
9/16 Boston, MA - The Wilbur Theater
9/19 Toronto, ON - Sound Academy
9/20 Detroit, MI - Royal Oak
9/21 Minneapolis, MN - Epic
9/22 Milwaukee, WI - The Rave
9/23 Chicago, IL - The Congress
9/25 Tallahasee, FL - The Moon
9/26 Tampa, FL - The Ritz Ybor
9/27 Miami, FL - The Fillmore
9/28 Orlando, FL - Plaza Live
9/29 Atlanta, GA - Tabernacle
9/30 New Orleans, LA - House of Blues
10/1 Baton Rouge, LA - Varsity Theater
10/6 Fresno, CA - Big Fresno Fair
10/7 Pozo, CA - Pozo Saloon
10/8 Denver, CO - The Ogden Theater
10/9 Blacksburg, VA - Burruss Auditorium - Virginia Polytech University
10/10 San Diego, CA - SOMA
10/11 Phoenix, AZ - Celebrity Theater
10/13 Portland, OR - Roseland Theatre
10/14 Seattle, WA - The Neptune
10/16 San Francisco, CA - Regency Ballroom
10/17 Los Angeles, CA - Club Nokia
10/18 Pomona, CA - Fox Theater
10/19 Las Vegas, NV - Hard Rock Cafe
10/20 Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot
10/26 Morgantown, WV - WVU Coliseum - West Virginia University