In an effort to promote his upcoming studio album "The Blueprint 3", Jay-Z will embark on a tour across North America and Canada. The gig will be kicked off on October 9 at Bryce Jordan Center in University Park.
There hasn't been any supporting acts attached for this roadshow. Tickets for the concerts have been made available for purchase. As of press time, the gig is scheduled to be wrapped up on November 22 at Frank Erwin Center Arena in Austin. Words are, additional dates will be announced later.
In addition to those concerts, Jay-Z is also set to perform at a concert dubbed "Fuse Presents JAY-Z Live from Madison Square Garden: Answer the Call" on September 11. The gig is aimed to raise money for New York Police and Fire Widows' and Children's Benefit Fund, a charity created to support the families of police officers and firefighters who have died in the line of duty. After that, Jay-Z will sing in at least five concerts in Europe.
The third installment of Jay-Z's Blueprint album series, "The Blueprint 3" is slated for September 11 U.S. release. It is aimed to follow up its predecessors "The Blueprint" (2001) and "The Blueprint²: The Gift & the Curse" (2002).
Jay-Z's North American and Canadian dates for "Blueprint 3" tour: