Nas & Lauryn Hill Announce Joint Tour

By Jay Casteel  |  05/30/2017

Lauryn Hill and Nas

Hip-hop legends, Nas and Lauryn Hill, announced this week that they will embark on a co-headlining tour this summer, produced by Live Nation.

The joint tour will lift off on Sept. 7 in Chicago, before traveling to Toronto, Boston. Houston, Miami, Los Angeles and Seattle, with the final stop on Oct. 11 in Vancouver, BC.

Select dates will feature special guests, comedian Hannibal Buress and reggae artist Chronixx.

Hill rose to fame in the 1990s, as the lone female member of The Fugees, one of the biggest-selling hip-hop groups ever. She eventually went solo and delivering a classic, via his solo debut The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, which dropped nearly 20 years ago. Nas has eight platinum and multi-platinum albums under his belt, along with a staggering 13 Grammy nominations.

Together, they will visit 17 cites across the U.S. and Canada.

Citi cardmembers will have access to pre-sale tickets beginning Wednesday (May 31) at 10:00 a.m. local time until Thursday (June 1) at 10:00 p.m. local time through Citi's Private Pass program.

Tickets then go on sale to the general public on June 2 at 10 a.m., via Live Nation.

Below are the full list of tour dates:

9/7^ - Chicago, IL @ Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
9/8^ - Sterling Heights, MI @ Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill
9/10^ - Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage
9/12^ - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
9/14+ - Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion
9/15+ - +Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live
9/20^ - Raleigh, NC @ Red Hat Amphitheater
9/22+ - Miami, FL @ Bayfront Park Amphitheater
9/23^ - Jacksonville, FL @ Daily’s Place
9/27^ - Houston, TX @ Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land
9/28^ - Dallas, TX @ The Pavilion at Irving Music Factory
9/30^ - Austin, TX @ Austin360 Amphitheater
10/3+ - San Diego, CA @ Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre at SDSU
10/5^ - Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl
10/7+ - Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
10/10+ - Seattle, WA @ WaMu Theater
10/11^ - Vancouver, BC @ Pacific Coliseum

^with Chronixx
+with Hannibal Buress and Chronixx