Janet Jackson Announces 'Unbreakable World Tour' Dates
The outing is the latest part of a comeback that includes a new album due this fall.
Janet Jackson is hitting the road for the first time in four years, in support of her forthcoming album for Rhythm Nation/BMG due this fall.
The first 36-date leg of her Unbreakable World Tour kicks off Aug. 31 in Vancouver, BC and continues in North America through Nov. 12 in Honolulu. More worldwide concerts will be announced at a later date.
Tickets go on sale June 22 at JanetJackson.com, with an American Express pre-sale from Monday, June 15 at 10 a.m. EST through Friday, June 19 at 10 p.m.
“American Express is thrilled to partner with an iconic artist like Janet Jackson on the Unbreakable World Tour and bring our Card Members an opportunity to purchase tickets before the general on-sale date,” Walter Frye, V.P. American Express Entertainment, said in a statement. “Adding Janet to our industry-leading ticketing partnerships is rooted in our mission to serve our card members’ deep passion for music.”
In addition to Live Nation and Rhythm Nation, other concert promoters will include Nederlander Concerts, Jam Productions, Another Planet Entertainment and such promoters as Bamp and Tommy Meharey who will produce the Honolulu dates.
Jackson is one of the most-decorated acts in Hot 100 history, with 10 No. 1 singles and 27 top 10s.
Full list of North American Unbrekable World Tour dates below:
Aug. 31, 2015 Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC
Sept. 2, 2015 Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, AB
Sept. 4, 2015 Rexall Place Edmonton, AB
Sept. 5, 2015 Revolution Place Grande Prairie, AB
Sept. 7, 2015 SaskTel Centre Saskatoon, SK
Sept. 8, 2015 MTS Centre Winnipeg, MB
Sept. 11, 2015 Van Andel Arena Grand Rapids, MI
Sept. 12, 2015 PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center Cincinnati
Sept. 15, 2015 Air Canada Centre Toronto
Sept. 17, 2015 Walnut Creek Amphitheatre Raleigh, NC
Sept. 18, 2015 PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte, NC
Sept. 20, 2015 American Airlines Arena Miami
Sept. 23, 2015 Amway Arena Orlando
Sept. 24, 2015 Amalie Arena Tampa, FL
Sept. 26, 2015 Chastain Park Amphitheatre Atlanta, GA
Sept. 27, 2015 Ascend Amphitheater Nashville
Sept. 29, 2015 Fedex Forum Memphis, TN
Sept. 30, 2015 Smoothie King Center New Orleans, LA
Oct. 9, 2015 Axis @ Planet Hollywood Las Vegas
Oct. 10, 2015 Axis @ Planet Hollywood Las Vegas
Oct. 13, 2015 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium San Francisco
Oct. 14, 2015 Bill Graham Civic Auditorium San Francisco
Oct. 16, 2015 The Forum Los Angeles
Oct. 17, 2015 Viejas Arena San Diego
Oct. 19, 2015 Comerica Theatre Phoenix
Oct. 21, 2015 Santa Barbara Bowl Santa Barbara, CA
Oct. 22, 2015 Santa Barbara Bowl Santa Barbara, CA
Oct. 24, 2015 Energy Solutions Arena Salt Lake City, UT
Oct. 25, 2015 Pepsi Center Denver, CO
Oct. 27, 2015 Sprint Center Kansas City, MO
Oct. 29, 2015 Chaifetz Arena St. Louis, MO
Oct. 30, 2015 CenturyLink Center Omaha, NE
Nov. 1, 2015 Target Center Minneapolis
Nov. 3, 2015 Chicago Theatre Chicago
Nov. 4, 2015 Chicago Theatre Chicago
Nov. 12, 2015 Neal S. Blaisdell Center Arena Honolulu, HI
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