Flying on the success of her UK released sophomore album, â21,â which will drop stateside on February 22nd, British Soul/R&B songstress Adele has announced a summer North America tour. The trek will kick off in Washington, DC on May 12 and run through June 20 in Nashville, TN.
’21,’ the latest release from Adele, soared to the #1 position on the charts in several countries including the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Holland, New Zealand, Switzerland, Austria and Belgium. The set moved 208,000 copies in its first week in the U.K. alone and is already certified Platinum.
Adeleâs last big show in the U.S. was at Los Angeles’ historic Hollywood Bowl in June of 2009 in front of 19,000 fans. In preparation for her U.S. run, Adele will make various TV appearances, including the Today show (February 18), Late Show with David Letterman (February 21), The Ellen DeGeneres Show (February 24), ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! (February 24), The Early Show (February 25) and E!’s Chelsea Lately (February 28).
Adele Tour Dates:
May 12 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
May 13 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
May 15 Boston, MA House of Blues
May 16 Montreal, QC Olympia Theater
May 18 Toronto, ON Kool Haus
May 19 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
May 23 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
May 24 Chicago, IL Riviera Theater
May 26 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
May 28 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
May 29 Salt Lake City, UT The Depot
May 31 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
June 1 Seattle, WA Showbox at the Market
June 3 Portland, OR Crystal Ballroom
June 4 San Francisco, CA The Warfield Theatre
June 8 San Diego, CA Humphreys Concerts by the Bay
June 9 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
June 12 Austin, TX Stubbs Waller Creek
June 15 Dallas, TX House of Blues
June 17 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
June 18 Asheville, NC The Orange Peel
June 20 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium
Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, February 11 with a pre-sale beginning Wednesday, February 9 at 12pm EST/ 9am PST exclusively via www.Adele.tv.