Drake, Future Embarking on Summer Sixteen Tour
What a Time to Be Alive duo Drake and Future will hit the road together on their Summer Sixteen Tour. The trek, named after a single off Drake’s upcoming album Views From the 6, launches July 20th in Austin, Texas and circles North America before concluding September 17th in Vancouver.
Drake and Future previously teamed for the Would You Like a Tour? jaunt in 2013. OVO signees Roy Woods and DVSN will be among the special guests that join the rappers on the road. An American Express pre-sale for Summer Sixteen tickets begins April 26th with a general on-sale to follow April 29th. Check out Drake’s official site for full ticket information.
The tour also includes a pair of dates – July 31st and August 1st – at the Air Canada Centre in Drake’s hometown of Toronto. The Toronto dates of the Summer Sixteen tour also falls on when the seventh annual OVO Fest is scheduled for the Canadian city, with Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg tapped to perform.
On Sunday, Drake unveiled the album cover for Views From the 6, featuring a wide shot of the rapper sitting atop Toronto’s CN Tower. His new LP, the follow-up to 2015’s retail mixtape If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, is out Friday, April 29th.
Drake and Future’s Summer Sixteen Tour
July 20 – Austin, TX @ Frank Erwin Center
July 21 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
July 23 – Kansas City, MO @ Sprint Center
July 24 – St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center
July 26 & 27 – Chicago, IL @ United Center
July 31 & August 1 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
August 4 & 5 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
August 10 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden
August 12 – Buffalo, NY @ First Niagara Center
August 13 – Columbus, OH @ Nationwide Arena
August 14 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
August 16 – Detroit, MI @ Joe Louis Arena
August 17 – Pittsburgh, PA @ CONSOL Energy Center
August 19 – Washington DC @ Verizon Center
August 21 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
August 23 – Greensboro, NC @ Greensboro Coliseum Complex
August 25 – Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena
August 27 – Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena
August 30 – Miami, FL @ American Airlines Arena
September 2 – New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center
September 3 & 4 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
September 6 – Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Arena
September 7 & 9 – Los Angeles, CA @ STAPLES Center
September 11 – Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
September 13 – Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
September 16 – Tacoma, WA @ Tacoma Dome
September 17 – Vancouver, BC @ Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena