Lil Wayne just announced tour dates for his upcoming tour, called I Am Music II. It will be his first music tour since being released from prison. The tour begins on March 18 in Buffalo, New York and will cover 24 states. The tour will run through May 1st in New Jersey.
News of this tour got loyal Lil Wayne fans excited, and along with the date announcements it was revealed who will be joining Lil Wayne on tour. Nicki Minaj, Travis Barker and Rick Ross are already signed on.
Along with this tour, “The Carter IV” is still scheduled for a Spring release, although the exact date has not been announced.
The anticipation of this tour is expected to be larger than his I Am Music tour from 2009 that brought in $42 million for the rapper.
Since being released from prison three months ago, Lil Wayne has been back in the studio and working hard. He has made an appearance on Saturday Night Live and has had several songs hit the airways.
Here is a complete list of scheduled I Am Music II Tour dates:
March 18: Buffalo, N.Y. (HSBC Arena)
March 19: Columbus, Ohio (Nationwide Arena)
March 20: Baltimore, Md. (First Mariner Arena)
March 23: Hampton, Va. (Hampton Coliseum)
March 24: Cleveland, Ohio (Quicken Loans Arena)
March 26: Philadelphia, Pa. (Wells Fargo Center)
March 27: Long Island, N.Y. (Nassau Coliseum)
March 30: University Park, Pa. (Bryce Jordan Center)
April 1: Chicago, Ill. (United Center)
April 2: Detroit, Mich. (The Palace of Auburn Hills)
April 3: Washington, D.C. (Verizon Center)
April 6: Miami, Fla. (Bank Atlantic Center)
April 8: Greensboro, N.C. (Greensboro Coliseum)
April 9: Atlanta, Ga. (Philips Arena)
April 10: St. Louis, Mo. (Scottrade Center)
April 14: New Orleans, La. (New Orleans Arena)
April 15: Dallas, Texas (American Airlines Arena)
April 16: Houston, Texas (Toyota Center)
April 19: Phoenix, Ariz. (US Airways Arena)
April 23: Anaheim, Calif. (Honda Center)
April 24: Oakland, Calif. (Oracle Arena)
April 26: Sacramento, California (ARCO Arena)
April 28: Edmonton, Canada (Rexall Place)
April 29: Vancouver, Canada (Rogers Arena)