Common Announces First Tour Of North America Since 2009

The rap star is rolling through the West Coast this Summer.

(AllHipHop News) Rap star Common is gearing up to release his new album in almost three years, and to get ready, he's heading out on the road.

Common is tapping the success of his new book "Let Love Have The Last Word" with an all-out tour.

The first leg of his "Let Love Have The Last Word Tour" will kick off this summer and it is a chance to catch Common performing some of his classics.

This is the first time Common has toured North America since 2009, and he will stop in some major markets out West including Los Angeles, Seattle, Las Vegas and Phoenix.

Check out the tour dates below:

7/11 - Denver, CO – Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom 7/12 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Gallivan Center 7/13 - Garden City, Idaho - Revolution Concert House 7/14 - Seattle, WA - The Moore 7/16 - Vancouver, BC - Commodore Ballroom 7/17 - Troutdale, OR – McMenamins Edgefield 7/18 - Saratoga, CA - The Mountain Winery 7/20 - Las Vegas, NV - Reynolds Hall at the Smith Center 7/21 - Phoenix, AZ - The Van Buren 7/24 - Los Angeles, CA - The Theatre at Ace Hotel 7/26 - Newport Beach, CA - The Hyatt Regency Newport Beach