By Brooks Welch
The tour will touch down in 25 cities across North America from August 30 to October 4.
With the Queens rapper Nas and the legendary Long Island collective Wu-Tang Clan coming together, it’s only right the New York rappers name the tour after Nas’ “NY State of Mind,” a track from his classic album ‘Illmatic,’ reports Revolt.
As reported by Pitchfork, Nas released his latest album, ‘Magic,’ with Hit Boy last year. Wu-Tang’s classic debut, ‘Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)’, was recently archived in the Library of Congress.
According to BET News, American Express cardholders will be able to purchase tickets to select dates before the general public beginning today at 10 a.m. local time through Monday (April 25th) while Citi cardholders will have access to presale tickets in select markets also starting today at 10 a.m. local time until Monday (April 25) at 10 p.m. local time
Wu-Tang fans can also look forward to the ‘Ol’ Dirty Bastard’ biopic. A feature film greenlit by A+E scheduled for a 2023 release.
See below for list of ‘The NY State Of Mind’ tour dates:
Wu-Tang Clan and Nas:
08-30 St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
09-01 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center
09-02 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
09-03 Clarkston, MI – Pine Knob Music Theatre
09-04 Toronto, Ontario – Budweiser Stage
09-07 Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center
09-08 Camden, NJ – Waterfront Music Pavilion
09-09 Hartford, CT – Xfinity Theatre
09-10 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
09-13 Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
09-14 Virginia Beach, VA – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach
09-16 Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
09-17 Raleigh, NC – Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
09-18 Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
09-20 West Palm Beach, FL – iThink Financial Amphitheatre
09-21 Tampa, FL – MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre
09-22 Atlanta, GA – Lakewood Amphitheatre
09-24 Houston, TX – Toyota Center
09-25 Austin, TX – Germania Insurance Amphitheater
09-26 Dallas, TX – Dos Equis Pavilion
09-29 Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Pavilion
09-30 Irvine, CA – FivePoint Amphitheatre
10-01 Oakland, CA – Oakland Arena
10-02 Wheatland, CA – Toyota Amphitheatre
10-04 Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Bowl