Published on February 23rd, 2017 | by Jameelah "Just Jay" Wilkerson0
Chris Brown And Special Guest 50 Cent Bring ‘The Party’ On A 33-City North American Tour
Celebrating some of the biggest names in music today, Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling, singer-songwriter, Chris Brown, along with his special guest, award-winning, multi-platinum, record-breaking artist 50 Cent, bring the Party to cities across North America this summer with The Party Tour, announced today. Produced by Live Nation, The Party Tour features Fabolous,O.T. Genasis, and Kap G for 33-nights of soul-baring performances, and an all-star set for a 2+ hour powerhouse show each night. Chris kicks off the party as his friends join him throughout the night – the party begins when the show begins! Fans are urged to get there on time each night to be part of this historical movement! The anthem of the night was teased in Brown’s current single “Party” ft. Gucci Mane, Usher. The Party Tour begins a seven-week run on Friday, March 31 in Baltimore, with stops in Boston, Detroit, New Orleans, Miami, Philadelphia, Brooklyn, Atlanta, Phoenix, Las Vegas and more, culminating on Tuesday, May 23 in Los Angeles. For more information visit livenation.com.
The Party Tour will launch an exclusive fan club pre-sale beginning Wednesday, February 22 at 10am local time, through Friday, February 24 at 10pm. Exclusive VIP packages available at VIPnation.com. General onsale begins Saturday, February 25 at 10am local time. For tour dates and ticket information, visit livenation.com.
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|The Party Tour:|
|Fri Mar 31||Baltimore, MD||Royal Farms Arena|
|Sat Apr 01||Newark, NJ||Prudential Center|
|Sun Apr 02||Boston, MA||TD Garden|
|Tue Apr 04||Charlotte, NC||Spectrum Center|
|Thu Apr 06||Cleveland, OH||Quicken Loans Arena|
|Fri Apr 07||Detroit, MI||The Palace at Auburn Hills|
|Sun Apr 09||St. Paul, MN||Xcel Energy Center|
|Mon Apr 10||Lincoln, NE||Pinnacle Bank Arena|
|Tue Apr 11||Kansas City, MO||Sprint Center|
|Thu Apr 13||New Orleans, LA||Smoothie King Center|
|Sat Apr 15||Miami, FL||American Airlines Arena|
|Sun Apr 16||Tampa, FL||Amalie Arena|
|Tue Apr 18||Jacksonville, FL||Veterans Memorial Arena|
|Thu Apr 20||Hampton, VA||Hampton Coliseum|
|Fri Apr 21||Washington, DC||Verizon Center|
|Sat Apr 22||Philadelphia, PA||Wells Fargo Center|
|Mon Apr 24||Brooklyn, NY||Barclays Center|
|Fri Apr 28||Rosemont, IL||Allstate Arena|
|Sat Apr 29||Columbus, OH||Schottenstein Center|
|Sun Apr 30||Nashville, TN||Bridgestone Arena|
|Tue May 02||Atlanta, GA||Philips Arena|
|Thu May 04||Houston, TX||Toyota Center|
|Sat May 06||Dallas, TX||American Airlines Center|
|Mon May 08||Denver, CO||Pepsi Center|
|Wed May 10||Portland, OR||Moda Center|
|Thu May 11||Seattle, WA||KeyArena|
|Sat May 13||Sacramento, CA||Golden 1 Center|
|Mon May 15||Phoenix, AZ||Talking Stick Resort Arena|
|Tue May 16||Anaheim, CA||Honda Center|
|Thu May 18||San Jose, CA||SAP Center|
|Fri May 19||San Diego, CA||Viejas Arena @ Aztec Bowl|
|Sat May 20||Las Vegas, NV||MGM Grand Garden Arena|
|Tue May 23||Los Angeles, CA||The Forum|
Celebrating ten years in the music business, Chris Brown arrived on the music scene in 2005 as a 16-year-old with his hit single “Run It!” from his eponymous debut album. Since then he’s racked up 10 million album sales worldwide, six No. 1 singles (two on the Hot 100; four on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs), 11 top 10 Hot 100 singles and 22 top 10 singles on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. Meanwhile, his total song sales stand at 69 million and he has over one billion views on VEVO. Adding the coveted Grammy Award to his collection for F.A.M.E., Brown is the recipient of over 40 awards, including Billboard Music Awards for Artist of the Year (2006) and Top R&B Artist (2012), four BET Awards for Best Male R&B Artist and MTV Video Music Awards for Best Male Video and Best Choreography for “Turn Up the Music” (2012). In 2014, Brown released his sixth studio album X, which featured the platinum-plus selling single “Loyal” featuring Lil Wayne and Tyga, and eventually earned Brown three Grammy nominations. In 2015, the success of many of his hits, including “Zero,” “Liquor,” and “Ayo,” led Brown to be named the #5 Rhythmic Artist of The Year and the #6 Urban Artist Of The Year, according to Mediabase’s year-end chart information. Brown, released his current single and video “Party” ft. Gucci Mane and Usher in December 2016. “Party” will be included on Brown’s forthcoming eighth studio album, slated for release in 2017.
50 Cent, born Curtis James Jackson III, is an award-winning rapper, entrepreneur, actor and producer from Queens, New York. He rose to fame with the release of his 2003 album Get Rich or Die Tryin’, which has sold more than 13 million copies. The Grammy Award winner has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide and has been awarded numerous accolades including: 13 Billboard Music Awards, six World Music Awards, three American Music Awards and four BET Awards and many more. He was ranked as the #1 rap artist and most successful Hot 100 Artist of the 2000s by Billboard Magazine, as well as that decade’s sixth-best artist and fourth top male artist. Jackson serves as CEO of G-Unit Records, which he founded in 2003 and since its inception has signed a myriad of multi-platinum artists. Jackson has also carved out a successful and acclaimed career as an actor and producer, including starring in and executive producing the critically acclaimed, #1 series on Starz, “Power.” Recognized as one of the most talented and prolific music artists of his time, Jackson has managed to leverage his star power into record breaking brand extensions encompassing a broad spectrum of businesses including his recent partnership with EFFEN Vodka.
As one of hip-hop’s most consistent hitmakers since 1998, Grammy-nominated Platinum Recording Artist “Fabolous” is the definition of a people’s champ. Brooklyn-bred and industry-tested, the rapper lovingly known as F-A-B-O, or simply Fab is one of hip-hop’s most consistent hitmakers with a catalog of certified gems and hit singles (“Make Me Better,” “Into You,” “Breathe”) and a long list of collaborators, including Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Trey Songz, Ne-Yo, Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj.
OT Genasis, hailing from Long Beach, CA broke onto the scene in 2014 with the smash hit “CoCo”. He has since followed it up with Platinum and Gold smashes “Cut It” and “Push It” respectively. New banger with 2 Chainz “Thick” just dropped, find it everywhere online.
Kap G made his i am OTHER/Atlantic debut with last year’s acclaimed “EL SOUTHSIDE” mixtape, hosted by DJ Drama. The project – which includes production from Pharrell Williams and guest spots from Young Thug, YFN Lucci, Nechie, and Ca$h Out – is highlighted by the breakout single, “Girlfriend” – the video has exceeded 13 million and the audio has received over 33 million streams worldwide.
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