Kanye, Jay-Z Announce ‘Watch the Throne’ Tour, Supergroup
The rap duo have announced they will embark on a 21-city tour and will perform as the group the Throne. Besides that big news, they've also revealed that the album comes a bit later than expected.
Hov and Yeezy are set to release their collaborative effort exclusively to iTunes on August 8. 'Watch the Throne' will then be available in physical copies and at digital retailers on August 12.
August 8 also marks the day eager fans can scoop tickets to their fall tour. The Watch the Throne tour kicks off on Sept. 22 in Detroit, Mich. at the Palace of Auburn Hills and closes out Nov. 3 in Boston, Mass. at TD Garden. Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston and Philadelphia are just some of the cities Jay-Z and Kanye West will perform in.
Pre-sale tickets are available July 28, by visiting the Live Nation website. A digital copy of the album, featuring the 'Ye-produced track 'Otis,' and appearances from Frank Ocean, Kid Cudi, Swizz Beatz, Beyonce, among others, will be supplied to all early ticket buyers.
Watch the Throne tour dates
9/22: Detroit, Mich. – Palace of Auburn Hills
9/24: Toronto, Ont. – Air Canada Centre
9/25: Montreal, Quebec – Bell Centre
9/27: East Rutherford, N.J. – Izod Center
9/28: East Rutherford, N.J. – Izod Center
9/28: Washington, D.C. – Verizon Center
10/4: Philadelphia, Penn. – Wells Fargo Center
10/6: Chicago, Ill. – United Center
10/7: Chicago, Ill. – United Center
10/8: Minneapolis, Minn. – Target Center
10/10: Denver, Colo. – Pepsi Center
10/13: Tacoma, Wash. – Tacoma Dome
10/14: Vancouver, B.C. – Rogers Arena
10/16: San Jose, Calif. – HP Pavilion
10/17: Sacramento, Calif. – Power Balance Pavilion
10/19: Los Angeles, Calif. – Staples Center
10/20: Los Angeles, Calif. – Staples Center
10/21: Las Vegas, Nev. – MGM Grand Garden Arena
10/25: Dallas, Texas – American Airlines Center
10/26: Houston, Texas – Toyota Center
10/29: Atlanta, Ga. – Philips Arena
10/30: Greensboro, N.C. – Greensboro Coliseum
11/1: Baltimore, Md. – 1st Mariner Arena
11/3: Boston, Mass. – TD Garden