Common And De La Soul Hit The Road With John Legend

Common and De La Soul

will hit the road with John Legend for the singer’s first North American

tour since releasing his debut album, Get Lifted.

Adding to the hip-hop element

of the show will be beatboxer Rahzel, DJ JS-1 and new comer Lyfe, all of whom

will appear on select dates.

The tour, launches in June

and is Legend’s first major outing since his performances on the SRO Alicia

Keys tour, which ran from February to April.

Legend’s Kanye West

produced album Get Lifted has been certified platinum, based on the

success of the hit “Ordinary People.”

The tour kicks off at the

Vibe Fest in Atlanta, Georgia on June 10.

Dates are listed below:

6/10 Atlanta,

GA VIBE fest / Georgia Dome (festival)

6/11 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand

6/12 Orlando House of Blues (w/ Lyfe)

6/14 Myrtle Beach House of Blues (w/ Lyfe)

6/15 Vienna, VA Wolftrap

6/17 Sayreville, NJ Starland Ballroom (w/ Lyfe)

6/18 New York, NY Central Park Summer-stage (w/Lyfe)

6/20 Hartford, CT Webster Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

6/21 Richmond, VA Landmark Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

6/23 Norfolk, VA Norva (w/ Lyfe)

6/24 Durham, NC Carolina Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

6/25 Charlotte Ovens Auditorium (w/ Lyfe)

6/26 Jacksonville, FL Moran Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

6/30 Birmingham, AL Alabama Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

7/1 New Orleans, LA Superdome, Essence Festival

7/2 Austin Stubbs Outdoor (w/ Lyfe)

7/8 Denver Gothic Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

7/9 Kansas City, MO Uptown Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

7/11 Minneapolis Quest (w/ Lyfe)

7/14 Lansing, MI Common Ground Festival

7/15 Toronto Molson Amphitheatre (w/ Lyfe)

7/16 Rochester, NY Music Fest Festival

7/18 Baltimore Ram’s Head Live (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

7/19 Bermuda National Sports Center (w/ Lyfe)

7/21 Boston The Roxy (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel with DJ

JS-1)

7/22 Atlantic City House of Blues (w/ Lyfe)

7/23 Philly Electric Factory (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

7/25 Cleveland House of Blues (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

7/26 Springfield, OH Veteran’s Park Auditorium (w/ Lyfe)

7/28 Detroit, MI Royal Oak Theatre (w/Common, De La Soul,

Rahzel with DJ JS-1)

7/29 Columbus, OH Newport Music Hall (w/ Lyfe)

7/30 Milwaukee The Rave (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel with DJ

JS-1)

8/1 Chicago, IL House of Blues (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

8/3 St. Louis, MO The Pageant (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel with

DJ JS-1)

8/4 Nashville, TN Riverfront Park (w/ Lyfe)

8/5 Memphis, TN Orpheum Theatre (w/ Lyfe)

8/6 Atlanta The Tabernacle (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

8/8 Miami Mansion (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel with DJ

JS-1)

8/10 New Orleans, LA House of Blues (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

8/12 San Antonio Sunset Station (w/ Lyfe)

8/13 Houston, TX Hush (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel with

DJ JS-1)

8/15 Dallas, TX Gypsy Tea Room (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

8/18 San Diego, CA Humphries (w/ Lyfe)

8/19 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore (w/Common, De La Soul, Rahzel

with DJ JS-1)

8/20 Los Angeles House of Blues (w/ Lyfe)

8/21 Los Angeles House of Blues (w/ Lyfe)

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