R&B lovers are in for a real treat this summer. Veteran crooner R. Kelly will hit the road for his “Love Letter” tour in support of his latest R.I.A.A. gold-certified eleventh studio album of the same name.
Critics all over have critically acclaimed the disc âLove Letter,’ which boasts the hit singles “When A Woman Loves” and the title track. The effort pays homage to soul artists such as Marvin Gaye, Sam Cooke, Jackie Wilson, Donny Hathaway, Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder.
Kelly is one of the biggest-selling R&B artists in the world selling over 34 million albums, releasing 12 No. 1 singles and eight No. 1 albums.
Joining Kelly on the U.S. trek are four-time GRAMMY-nominated, multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter Keyshia Cole and six-time GRAMMY nominated singer/songwriter/producer Marsha Ambrosius. Cole will be support her recent effort âCalling All Hearts,’ while Ambrosius recently released her solo debut album Late Nights & Early Mornings.
For more information, please go to www.r-kelly.com.
âLove Letter’ Tour Dates:
June 2 â Southaven, MS â DeSoto Civic Center
June 3 â New Orleans, LA â UNO Lakefront Arena
June 4 â Mobile, AL â Civic Center
June 5 â Houston, TX â Toyota Centre
June 10 â Oakland, CA â Coliseum
June 11 â Los Angeles, CA â Nokia Theater L.A. Live
June 16 â Chicago, IL â Allstate Arena
June 17 â St. Louis, MO â Chaifetz Arena
June 18 â Kansas City, MO â Sprint Center
June 19 â Dallas, TX â Verizon Theater
June 24 â Raleigh, NC â RBC Center
June 25 â Atlanta, GA â Philips Arena
June 26 â Birmingham, AL â BJCC
June 29 â Cleveland, OH â CSU Wolstein Center
June 30 â Newark, NJ â Prudential Center
July 1 â Baltimore, MD â 1st Mariner Arena
July 2 â Washington, DC â Verizon Center
July 3 â Philadelphia, PA â Mann Music Center