Talib Kweli has announced the dates for his upcoming “Prisoner of Consciousness” tour, which comes in anticipation of his impending solo LP of the same name, due this summer.
For the trek, the Black Star member will set it off at Providence, Rhode Island on May 18th at Fete Music Ballroom. Stops on the tour include New York, New York, Cleveland, Ohio and Ann Arbor, Michigan. The venture concludes at Indianapolis, Indiana’s The Vogue on June 3rd, after which he will team with Yasiin Bey as Black Star to perform at Bonnaroo on June 8th.
Kweli’s upcoming album, Prisoner of Consciousness, is slated to feature guest appearances from RZA, Busta Rhymes, Curren$y, Kendrick Lamar, Melanie Fiona and more. The Oh No-produced single “Distractions” has already been released.
Check the preliminary tour dates below.
Friday, May 18th – Providence, RI – Fete Music Ballroom
Monday, May 28th – New York, NY – Le Poisson Rouge
Wednesday, May 30 – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
Thursday, May 31 – Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom
Friday, June 1 – Toronto, ON – Sound Academy
Saturday, June 2 – Ann Arbor, MI – Blind Pig
Sunday, June 3 – Indianapolis, IN – The Vogue