5.17.2017

Jidenna Announces ‘Long Live the Chief Tour’

The Chief is coming to America.

Jidenna has announced dates for his “Long Live the Chief Tour,” which is slated to kick off this summer.

Beginning July 20 in Raleigh, the 24-date run will hit cities including Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Los Angeles, and Dallas, before coming to a close Aug. 27 in Vancouver.

“Excited to announce the North American leg of the ‘Long Live the Chief Tour,'” tweeted Jidenna.

The upcoming run comes in support of Jidenna’s debut album, The Chief, which dropped in February with appearances by his Wondaland labelmates Janelle Monáe, St. Beauty, and Roman GianArthur.

Tickets for the tour go on sale Friday (May 19).

Long Live the Chief Tour Dates

July 20 – Raleigh, NC
July 21 – Charlotte, NC – The Underground
July 23 – Philadelphia, PA – The Foundry
July 25 – New York , NY – Gramercy Theatre
July 26 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
July 27 – Washington, DC – Howard Theatre
July 29 – Columbus, OH
July 30 – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop
Aug. 1 – Detroit, MI
Aug. 2 – Indianapolis, IN – Deluxe at Old National Centre
Aug. 6 – St. Louis, MO
Aug. 8 – Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom
Aug. 9 – Memphis, TN – New Daisy Theatre
Aug. 11 – Dallas, TX – Trees Dallas
Aug. 12 – Austin, TX – Antone’s
Aug. 13 – Houston, TX
Aug. 16 – Albuquerque, NM
Aug. 17 – Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom
Aug. 18 – San Diego, CA
Aug. 19 – Los Angeles, CA
Aug. 21 – Santa Ana, CA
Aug. 25 – Portland, OR – Star Theater
Aug. 26 – Seattle, WA
Aug. 27 – Vancouver, BC – Venue