The 'All of Me' hitmaker will kick off his extensive tour on May 12 at Miami's Bayfront Park Amphitheater and wrap it at New Orleans' ESSENCE Festival on June 30.
AceShowbiz - %cJohn Legend% has a busy year ahead. After releasing the %cAriana Grande%-assisted theme song of Disney's upcoming fairytale retelling "Beauty and the Beast (2017)", Legend announced on Monday, February 6 that he would embark on "Darkness and Light" North American tour in support of his latest album of the same name.
The extensive tour will kick off on May 12 at Miami's Bayfront Park Amphitheater and wrap it at New Orleans' ESSENCE Festival on June 30. Joined by singer/songwriter Gallant, the trek will visit some big cities including Nashville, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Saint Louis and more. Pre-sales tickets will be available on February 7 while general admission tickets go on sale on Friday, February 10.
Legend's fifth album "Darkness and Light" was released in December and debuted at No. 14 on the Billboard 200 chart. The set boasts guest appearances from %cChance the Rapper%, %cBrittany Howard% and %cMiguel%.
Legend recently executive produced and made appearance as Keith in Golden Globe-winning film "La La Land". In addition, the "All of Me" hitmaker produced a film titled "Southside with You", which chronicles Barack and Michele Obama's first date.
John Legend "Darkness and Light" - North American Tour
- May 12 - Miami, FL - Bayfront Park Amphitheater
- May 13 - Clearwater, FL - Coachman Park
- May 14 - St. Augustine, FL - St. Augustine Amphitheater
- May 16 - Tuscaloosa, AL - Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
- May 18 - Nashville, TN - Ascend Amphitheater
- May 19 - Atlanta, GA - Chastain Park Amphitheater
- May 21 - The Woodlands, TX - The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
- May 22 - Grand Prairie, TX - Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
- May 24 - Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre
- May 25 - Santa Barbara, CA - Santa Barbara Bowl
- May 27 - Berkeley, CA - The Greek Theatre
- May 28 - Los Angeles, CA - The Greek Theatre
- June 1 - Vancouver, BC - Rogers Arena
- June 3 - Woodinville, WA - Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery
- June 4 - Woodinville, WA - Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery
- June 6 - Minneapolis, MN - Northrop Auditorium
- June 8 - Milwaukee, WI - Riverside Theater
- June 10 - Highland Park, IL - Ravinia Festival
- June 12 - Huber Heights, OH - Rose Music Center at The Heights
- June 13 - Kansas City, MO - Starlight Theatre
- June 15 - Saint Louis, MO - The Fabulous Fox Theatre
- June 16 - Rochester Hills, MI - Meadowbrook Amphitheater
- June 17 - Toronto, ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
- June 19 - Boston, MA - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
- June 20 - Columbia, MD - Merriweather Post Pavilion
- June 22 - Camden, NJ - BB&T Pavilion
- June 23 - Mashantucket, CT - Foxwoods Resort Casino - Grand Theater
- June 27 - New York, NY - Theater at Madison Square Garden
- June 30 - New Orleans, LA - ESSENCE Festival