Kendrick Lamar Is Coming to Phoenix

At Coachella, Kendrick was on fire, as usual.
At Coachella, Kendrick was on fire, as usual. Mathew Tucciarone
Kendrick Lamar will kick off his upcoming tour this July in Arizona.

Hot off the release of his critically acclaimed album DAMN. and two weekends of Coachella performances, Lamar announced a string of tour dates throughout the United States and Canada. Travis Scott and D.R.A.M. are on board as opening acts.

The 17-stop DAMN. Tour starts at Glendale's Gila River Arena on Wednesday, July 12, and wraps at LA's Staples Center on Sunday, August 6.

Tickets will be available through Ticketmaster starting at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 28.

Here's the rundown of all the stops on Lamar's upcoming North American tour:

July 12 - Phoenix, AZ @ Gila River Arena
July 14 - Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
July 15 - Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
July 17 - Duluth, GA @ Infinite Energy Arena
July 19 - Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
July 20 - Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center
July 21 - Washington, DC @ Verizon Center
July 22 - Boston, MA @ TD Garden
July 25 - Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
July 26 - Auburn Hills, MI @ The Palace of Auburn Hills
July 27 - Chicago, IL @ United Center
July 29 - Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
August 1 - Seattle, WA @ Tacoma Dome
August 2 - Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
August 4 - Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
August 5 - Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
August 6 - Los Angeles, CA @ STAPLES Center

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Becky Bartkowski is an award-winning journalist and the arts and music editor at New Times, where she writes about art, fashion, and pop culture.
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