GRAMMY nominated recording artist J. Cole announces new Los Angeles show for What Dreams May Come TourSep 8, 2013
The What Dreams May Come Tour Comes to
Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE October 24th
With Special Guest Wale
Tickets on sale to the public on Friday, Sept 13 at 10am
September 8, 2013 - New York, NY- Grammy-nominated, platinum selling RocNation/Columbia recording artist J.Cole, in the midst of his critically acclaimed Gold selling new album Born Sinner, two high charting radio singles “Power Trip” featuring Grammy Award winner Miguel and “Crooked Smile” featuring TLC, and a recent top selling fan tour, has announced details on his newly added Los Angeles show at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on October 24th.
J. Cole’s What Dreams May Come Tour, featuring Wale, will make stops at theatres throughout North America this fall, beginning on Tuesday, September 10th at the James L. Knight Center in Miami, FL concluding on October 30th at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle, WA. The 30 city AEG Live tour will go through several major markets including Atlanta, Pittsburgh and Boston amongst many others. Tickets for What Dreams May Come Tour go on sale in select markets starting August 2nd at 10:00 am local time and are available through www.axs.com and www.jcolemusic.com.
In addition to general ticketing, fans will also have a chance to purchase the J. Cole VIP meet and greet packages. These special packages include an exclusive meet and greet with J. Cole, an individual photo opportunity, an autographed tour lithograph and one commemorative VIP tour laminate. The packages do not have any age restrictions and will be available for sale with the start of tour ticket sales.
Independently of the What Dreams May Come Tour, J. Cole will also perform at several college homecomings as well as the Rock The Bells Festivals.
J.Cole’s charitable partner for the tour will be his Dreamville Foundation, with a portion from every concert ticket sold going to the registered 501c3. Created by J.Cole in 2011, The Dreamville Foundation’s mission is to reveal to youth their limitless potential through life-altering experiences. Since its inception, the organization has been dedicated to uplifting youth in Fayetteville through book clubs, essaycontests and community events. Fans who would like to make additional donations to the non-profit can do so by visiting thedreamvillefoundation.org.
The What Dreams May Come Tour follows on the heels of his phenomenally popular D’USSÉ Cognac Presents: J. Cole Dollar & A Dream Tour. In an innovative show model, fans were able to attend intimate J. Cole shows for only $1.00 USD, with venues and details being revealed the day of via Twitter. The tour, which took place leading up to the release of Born Sinner, created verifiable fan pandemonium, with concert attendees lined up hours in advanced and venues hitting capacity.
What Dreams May Come Tour Dates:
|9/10/2013||Miami, FL||James L. Knight Center|
|9/12/2013||Orlando, FL||Hard Rock Live|
|9/13/2013||Tampa, FL||David A. Straz Performing Arts Center|
|9/14/2013||Jacksonville, FL||Moran Theater|
|9/15/2013||Augusta, GA||William B. Bell Auditorium|
|9/17/2013||Charlotte, NC||Halton Arena @ UNC Charlotte|
|9/19/2013||St. Louis, MO||Fabulous Fox Theatre|
|9/20/2013||Las Vegas, NV||iHeart Radio Show|
|9/21/2013||Chicago, IL||Arie Crown Theatre|
|9/24/2013||Boston, MA||Agganis Arena @ Boston Unversity|
|9/25/2013||Philadelphia, PA||The MANN|
|9/26/2013||Binghamton, NY||SUNY Binghamton*|
|9/27/2013||Cleveland, OH||State Theatre|
|9/28/2013||Washington, DC||Rock The Bells Festival @ RFK Stadium Grounds|
|9/29/2013||Pittsburgh, PA||Stage AE|
|10/1/2013||Blacksburg, VA||Virginia Tech University*|
|10/2/2013||Norfolk, VA||Chrysler Hall|
|10/4/2013||Atlanta, GA||The Fox Theatre|
|10/5/2013||E. Rutherford, NJ||Rock The Bells @ The Meadowlands|
|10/8 & 9/2013||Toronto, ON||Massey Hall|
|10/10/2013||Detroit, MI||Masonic Temple Theatre|
|10/12/2013||Milwaukee, WI||Eagles Ballroom|
|10/13/2013||St. Paul, MN (Minneapolis)||Myth|
|10/15/2013||Kansas City, MO||The Midland by AMC|
|10/17/2013||New Orleans, LA||Kiefer UNO Lakefront Arena|
|10/18/2013||Houston, TX||Reliant Arena|
|10/19/2013||Austin, TX||Austin Music Hall|
|10/20/2013||Grand Prairie, TX (Dallas)||Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie|
|10/22/2013||Broomfield, CO (Denver)||1st Bank Center|
|10/24/2013||Los Angeles, CA||Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE|
|10/25/2013||Las Vegas, NV||The Joint|
|10/27 & 28/2013||San Francisco, CA||Warfield Theatre|
|10/30/2013||Seattle, WA||Paramount Theatre|
*J. Cole Only
About J. Cole:
Jermaine Lamarr Cole, best known by his stage name J. Cole, is a German-born American hip-hop recording artist and record producer from Fayetteville, North Carolina. The first artist to be signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation record label, J. Cole is celebrated for his lyricism, self-produced sturdy beats and storytelling. His long-awaited debut album, entitled Cole World: The Sideline Story, was released on September 27, 2011 and debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200, Top R&B Albums and Top Rap Albums chart, selling more than 218,000 in its first week and has since been RIAA certified Gold. J. Cole received a Grammy nomination for Best New Artist at the 54th Grammy Awards and is also a 2-time American Music Award Nominee. J. Cole released his highly anticipated, self-produced sophomore album, Born Sinner, on June 18th. The album has since hit #1 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart and sold Gold.
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