Rihanna Taps Cee Lo Green to Open for Summer ‘LOUD’ Tour

Rihanna and Cee Lo Green

Cee Lo Green is ready to get Loud. The Grammy-winning crooner has been tapped to open for Rihanna on the North American leg of her “LOUD” summer tour, kicking off on June 4 at Baltimore’s 1st Mariner Arena.

“I’m a huge fan of Cee Lo since his days with Goodie Mob and with Gnarls Barkley. He’s a musical genius, continually reinventing himself and I’m thrilled to have him join me on tour,” said Rihanna in a statement.

The “F**k You” singer, who won Best Urban/Alternative Performance at the Grammys this past weekend, also shared his excitement in opening for his crush. “I want to thank Rihanna for inviting me on our version of 50 First Dates, only difference is she’s unforgettably fine,” he said. “Don’t tell her I have a crush on her, don’t wanna mess everything up. But honestly it’s an honor and a blessing to be able to go out with a talent such as her and I look forward to doing my part to make the tour unforgettable for the fans that come out and see us.”

Additionally, the pop siren has added 10 more dates to the schedule, including new stops in Montreal, Houston, Dallas, Boston, and more. Check below to see when the talented twosome are making a stop in a city near you.

Rihanna “LOUD” North American Tour Dates

June 4 – Baltimore, MD – 1st Mariner Arena
June 7 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Centre
June 10 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
June 18 – Winnipeg, MB – MTS Centre
June 19 – Saskatoon, SK – Credit Union Centre
June 21 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome
June 22 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
June 24 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
June 28 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
June 30 – Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena
July 4 – Albuquerque, NM – Hard Rock Casino Albuquerque Presents the Pavilion
July 8 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
July 9 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
July 19 – Uniondale, NY – Nassau Coliseum
July 21 – East Rutherford, NJ – Izod Center
July 23 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
July 24 – Boston, MA – TD Garden



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12 Comments

  1. OnlyBoy

    um DC!!!! wtf ri ri… time to change my name!

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  2. Raciel

    Yes! Buying M&G tomorrow for DALLAS!

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  3. D.KING

    What about NORTH CAROLINA!!!!!! Cmon Riri

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  4. summer

    Although I feel ceelo is too much of an veteran artist to open for rihanna, I’m still excited for this tour!

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  5. Cameo

    There will most likely be more… don’t worry. She did the same thing with Europe… She adds a couple a week or so.

    Come on Ri hit up DENVERRRRRRR

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  6. uknowme

    No disrespect but Rihanna is about to be eatin alive on her on damn tour. Cee Lo is a better stage act than Rihanna She should be opening for him

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  7. Yeah

    is this really true? i heard is was false lol

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  8. lee

    why would someone as talented as cee lo want to tour with rihanna?i guess its the money
    and isnt cee lo married

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  9. Brixonne

    hahhahahaA??AA?? What She should be opening up for him…. He will demolish her ass.

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  10. xedos

    Cee Lo maybe a veteran but his ass cannot sell out an arena. How many artist can give 1 hr of continuous hits with most of them number 1. how many artist can give you a next hour of hits thats make it in the top 20? thats 2 hrs of continuous hits.

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  11. Phoenix_Wright

    Cee-lo should be on tour with Bruno & Janelle not Rihanna but w/e

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  12. Rihanna is a lot hotter in person!

    @Xedos Well said. Always have the haters trolling Rihanna’s post. Love her or hate her she sells.

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