Jhené Aiko is hitting the road with hip-hop royalty. The up-and-coming songstress will join Nas and Lauryn Hill on tour this month.
The 24-year-old singer will open for the hip-hop icons on select dates of their “Life Is Good/Black Rage” tour starting October 29 in Dallas, Texas, and wrapping December 1 in L.A. She will also play a solo gig in Oakland on November 18.
Signed to Def Jam, the L.A. native is working on her debut album Souled Out with hitmakers No I.D. (Kanye West, Nas), KeY Wane (“Amen”), and the Fisticuffs.
Jhené earned acclaim with her 2011 mixtape Sailing Soul(s) and released the video for “3:16AM” over the summer.
“Life Is Good/Black Rage” Tour Dates with Jhené Aiko
Oct. 29 – Dallas, TX – Palladium Ballroom
Oct. 31 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center
Nov. 2 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
Nov. 3 – Norfolk, VA – NorVa Theatre (Nas/Jhené Aiko)
Nov. 5 – Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live (Nas/Jhené Aiko)
Nov. 7 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
Nov. 9 – Rochester, NY – Main Street Armory (Nas/Jhené Aiko)
Nov. 10 – Northampton, MA – John Greene Hall (Nas/Jhené Aiko)
Nov. 18 – Oakland, CA – TBD (Jhené Aiko only)
Nov. 19 – Oakland, CA – Fox Oakland Theatre
Nov. 30 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern
Dec. 1 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern