Ledisi & Kirk Franklin Announce Plans For “The Rebel, The Soul & The Saint Tour”

Ledisi and Kirk Franklin Set To Embark On 27-City Tour

R&B songstress Ledisi and Gospel Mega-star Kirk Franklin have announced their plans for a join tour, kicking off this Fall, aptly titled, “The Rebel, The Soul & The Saint Tour”.  The co-headline tour will take Ledisi and Kirk Franklin to 27 cities starting on October 25th.  The tour will make stops in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Nashville, and Atlanta among other stops.

Opening up for Ledisi and Kirk Franklin will be PJ Morton and MAJOR in select cities.  Earlier this year Morton released Gumbo, his independent solo album.  The Maroon 5 member continues to pave a way for himself as a solo artist.

Kirk Franklin will be performing many of his hits along with cuts off his Losing My Religion album, which was released in 2015.  Ledisi will be performing a slew of her biggest records as well as songs from her soon to be released album, Let Love Rule.

In a statement released by her publicist, Ledisi said this of the upcoming tour:
“This tour is non-traditional on purpose. The goal is to not alienate anyone, bringing all people together and to perform music that inspires and reflect the human experience. This is an event for Music as a whole. That is why it is called ‘The Rebel, The Soul, and The Saint.’” She also goes on to say “How awesome will it be to see all these wonderful people on stage, fearlessly expressing life, spirit, and LOVE through music. I am looking forward to this tour with the great Kirk Franklin.”

Watch Ledisi Perform “High” Below:


Ledisi and Kirk FranklinThe Rebel, The Soul & The Saint Tour Dates            

10/25/2017     Oakland         CA        Paramount Theatre
10/27/2017     Sacramento   CA        Sacramento Community Theatre
10/28/2017     Los Angeles   CA        Microsoft Theatre
10/29/2017     Phoenix          AZ        Comerica Theatre
11/1/2017       St Louis          MO       Peabody Opera House**
11/2/2017       Northfield        OH       Hard Rock Casino**
11/4/2017       Minneapolis    MN       State Theatre**
11/7/2017       Pittsburgh       PA        Byham Theatre
11/8/2017       Chicago          IL         Chicago Theatre
11/9/2017       Milwaukee      WI        Pabst Theater
11/10/2017     Detroit            MI         Fox Theatre
11/11/2017    Indianapolis    IN         Murat Theatre**
11/12/2017     Nashville        TN        Schermerhorn Symphony Center
11/15/2017     Houston         TX        Revention Music Center
11/16/2017     Jackson          MS       Thalia Mara Hall
11/17/2017     Birmingham    AL        Historic Boutwell Auditorium
11/18/2017     Louisville        KY        Palace Theatre**
11/19/2017     Atlanta           GA        Cobb Energy Center**
11/21/2017     Charlotte        NC        Ovens Auditorium**
11/22/2017     Baltimore       MD        The Modell Lyric
11/24/2017     Upper Darby  PA         Tower Theatre
11/25/2017     Washington    DC        DAR Constitution Hall
11/26/2017     Newark           NJ         NJPAC
11/28/2017     Brooklyn         NY        Kings Theatre
11/29/2017     Westbury        NY       Theatre at Westbury
12/1/2017       Norfolk           VA         Constant Convocation Center
12/2/2017       Richmond      VA         Altria Theatre

 


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