Donald Glover isn't slowing down at all in 2018. In addition to the much-anticipated premiere his award-winning series, Atlanta, and upcoming roles in both the Lion King remake as well as Star Wars, he's just announced that he's going on tour with Rae Sremmurd.
This is the first tour he's embarked upon to support his Grammy-winning funk-soul album, 2016's Awaken My Love! (recorded under his Childish Gambino moniker). The album spawned the mega-hit, "Redbone," which got even bigger after newly minted Oscar-winner Jordan Peele used the track in the opening his massively successful film, Get Out.
Glover has previously said he plans to retire "Childish Gambino" though back in he brokered a major deal with RCA that will usher in the “next phase” his music career. "It was a necessary change pace," Glover said the partnership.
As for the tour, it's short and sweet, lasting just under a month. The trek starts on September 6 in Atlanta, and ends on Sept. 30 in Vancouver, BC. with stops in Boston, DC, Houston, Dallas, Seattle and New York among others. Pre-sale tickets will be available on March 6, while general tickets will go on sale on March 9 here.
Check out the tour schedule below.
Thu Sep 6 Atlanta, GA Infinite Energy Arena
Sat Sep 8 Chicago, IL United Center
Mon Sep 10 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
Wed Sep 12 Boston, MA TD Garden
Fri Sep 14 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Tue Sep 18 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
Wed Sep 19 Washington DC Capital One Arena
Sat Sep 22 Houston, TX Toyota Center
Sun Sep 23 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
Wed Sept 26 Los Angeles, CA The Forum
Thu Sept 27 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
Sat Sept 29 Seattle, WA KeyArena
Sun Sep 30 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena