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Jay Electronica Announces North American Tour

Jay Electronica Announces North American Tour

Jay Electronica popped up in Toronto not long ago beside hometown heroes BADBADNOTGOOD, but already the rap recluse is planning a proper return. That’s right, Jay Electronica has announced a tour.

The announcement arrived this evening the artist’s Instagram with the caption, “To quote the great PARTYNEXTDOOR… Come and see meeee for once.”

The tour indeed features a stop in Toronto, where he’ll soon play on February 3, along with U.S. dates in Chicago, Detroit, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Santa Ana and Atlanta.

You can see all the details below.

The last ferings we got from Jay Electronica remain “Letter to Falon,” as well as a guest spot on KMD’s “True Lightyears.” So far, though, it’s unclear when a new album will arrive from the rapper.

Tour dates:

02/01 Chicago, IL – Park West
02/02 Detroit, MI – Majestic Theatre
02/03 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
02/06 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer
02/20 San Francisco, CA – Mezzanine
02/23 Santa Ana, CA – Observatory
03/08 Atlanta, GA – Center Stage
03/10 New Orleans, LA – Buku Festival
06/01-03 New York, NY – Governors Ball