Jay-Z & Kanye West Are Now Called "The Throne," Kick Off WATCH THE THRONE Tour In September!
It's OFFICIAL! Folks have been wondering for months now if Jay-Z & Kanye would take their collabo act on the road. And now they are.
You can now address them collectively as "The Throne." And they're kicking off their joint tour in Detroit this fall. Deets inside...
Big Bro and Lil Bro have combined their superstar powers. And the duo now wants to be called "The Throne". They also dropped the little nugget this morning that they're going on tour this fall to promote their Watch The Throne album.
The album drops August 8th exclusively on iTunes. And the same day, ticket sales for the tour kick off.
But beginning Thursday, July 28th, fans that visit www.LiveNation.com/WatchTheThrone, will have access to presale tickets, which includes a digital copy of the album. Citi® card members will have access to presale tickets beginning Friday, July 29th at 10AM local time through Citi's Private Pass® Program.
There's 24 dates so far. The tour will debut in Detroit September 22, rolls to Kanye's home of Chicago for 2 nights October 6 & 7, hits Jersey for 2 nights September 28 & 29, L.A. for 2 nights October 19th & 20th, and stops in Baltimore, Vegas, and more. No NY date has been set yet.
The collabo is over a year in the making. The duo recorded in London and Bath in the UK, Abu Dhabi, Sydney, Paris, and New York City. It features production from The RZA, The Neptunes and Kanye’s longtime collaborator Mike Dean. The short list of featured vocals includes Frank Ocean, Beyoncé, Curtis Mayfield and Mr. Hudson.
About the new "Otis" single produced by 'Ye, Jay said, “Sounds so soulful, don’t you agree?”
I hate when people use this word. But whatevs. This ish is going to be EPIC.