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Published on February 23rd, 2017 | by Jameelah "Just Jay" Wilkerson

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Desiigner Announces “The Outlet Tour”

6-WEEK, 25-CITY TOUR OF U.S. AND CANADA TO FEATURE SONGS FROM DESIIGNER’s NEW ENGLIISH MIXTAPE, AND UPCOMING DEBUT ALBUM

“PANDA” (8.7x-PLATINUM WORLDWIDE; #1 MOST-STREAMED SONG OF 2016), “ZOMBIE WALK,” “TIIMMY TURNER,” “OUTLET” AND MORE

Following release of new single “Outlet”in CHAMPS Commercial
https://youtu.be/N-hHvlIQWPk

Grammy®-nominated G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam artist Desiigner, whose #1 8.7x-platinum worldwide smash debut single “Panda” was 2016’s #1 most streamed song with over 2 billion streams – today announces his first major headlining tour of North America, “The Outlet Tour,” opening on April 2nd at the Showbox in Seattle.

Desiigner’s 6-week, 25-city tour of the U.S. and Canada, presented by AEG Live, will wrap up on May 16th at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto.  Ticket pre-sale for the tour will take place on Thursday, Feb 9th from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. local time.  Public on-sale begins the next day at 12:00 noon at www.aeglive.com.  (Please see complete tour dates below.)

Brooklyn rapper Desiigner, who just completed a festival tour of Australia, is perform­ing material from his debut mixtape New Engliish, including “Panda” and “Zombie Walk.”

  • View the official “Panda” video HERE;
  • View Desiigner’s live performance of “Panda” on CBS’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert HERE;
  • View the official “Zombie Walk” video HERE.

In addition, Desiigner is performing material from his eagerly awaited official debut album due in 2017 as well as RIAA certified platinum single “Tiimmy Turner” (which the New York Times declared “a potent shock and a striking victory”) and “Outlet” (new single released February 9th).

  • Listen to “Tiimmy Turner” HERE;
  • View Desiigner’s energetic live performance of “Tiimmy Turner” on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! HERE;
  • View Desiigner’s climactic performance of “Tiimmy Turner” with a full choir at the BET Hip-Hop Awards HERE, the grand finale of the awards broadcast.

Underscoring its phenomenal streaming success, “Panda” earned a slew of 2016 and 2017 award nominations:

  • Grammy Awards®: Best Rap Performance;
  • BET Hip-Hop Awards: Best Track of the Year, People’s Champ, Best New Hip Hop Artist, and Best Hip Hop Video;
  • American Music Awards: Favorite Song – Rap/Hip Hop, and Video of the Year;
  • MTV VMAs: Best Hip-Hop Video, and Best New Artist;
  • Teen Choice Awards: Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song.

DESIIGNER 2017 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR

Date                      City                                        Venue

April       2              Seattle, WA                        The Showbox

4              Vancouver, BC                                  Vogue Theatre

5              Portland, OR                                      Crystal Ballroom

7              San Francisco, CA                             The Regency Ballroom

9              San Diego, CA                                    The Observatory

10           Los Angeles, CA                                The Fonda Theatre

11           Santa Ana, CA                                    The Observatory

13           Englewood, CO                                 Gothic Theatre

16           Dallas, TX                                             South Side Music Hall

17           Tulsa, OK                                             Cain’s Ballroom

18           Austin, TX                                            Mohawk

19           Houston, TX                                       Warehouse Live

21           New Orleans, LA                              Republic NOLA

24           Orlando, FL                                         Venue 578

25           Atlanta, GA                                         Center Stage Theatre

27           Fort Lauderdale, FL                         Culture Room

May       1              Detroit, MI                          The Majestic

2              Chicago, IL                                           Vic Theatre

3              Milwaukee, WI                                 The Rave

9              Cambridge, MA                                The Sinclair

10           Norfolk, VA                                        The NorVa

11           Washington, DC                                9:30 Club

12           Philadelphia, PA                               Trocadero Theatre

15           New York, NY                                    PlayStation Theater

16           Toronto, ON                                       The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Festival Dates

July

6              Frauenfeld, Switzerland                Openair Frauenheld

7              Liège, Belgium                   Les Ardentes

8              Gräfenhainichen, Germany         Splash! Festival

12           Moscow, Russia                                Yotaspace

 

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