What a time to be alive! Drake, four-time Grammy winner and OVO head honcho multi-platinum selling artist, has announced his long-awaited return to the stage. Alongside fellow friend and frequent collaborator 21 Savage! After months of speculation, Drake and 21 Savage have confirmed that they will be hitting the road for their It's All A Blur Tour this summer. The aforementioned announcement was made on Instagram Monday March 13th, sharing a cinematic trailer of his meteoric rise to fame.
The huge 2023 arena announcement tour of North America dubbed ‘It’s All A Blur Tour’ will consist of a 29-city stadium tour kicking off at the beginning of the summer. Jump starting June 16th in New Orleans with four dates in New York – two at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center and two at Manhattan’s Madison Square Garden – will then follow before wrapping up in Arizona on September 15th. In the meantime, they will be making stops in most of the major musical hubs including Houston, Miami, Chicago, Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Los Angeles. Additionally, Drake and 21 will also pay a visit to Drizzy's hometown of Toronto, though exact dates have yet to be announced.
This is the first time Drake is returning to the road since the Aubrey & the Three Migos Tour in 2018. The tour follows Drake and 21 Savage's collaborative album Her Loss, which debuted in November 2022 at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. In fact, back in January, Drake teased it during a career-spanning SiriusXM concert at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York City.
The tour title, a celebration of the last decade, showcases Drake's sentiments about the unprecedented run as he prepares to hit the road. Remaining relevant, Drake has released four albums in the last five years. Including his most recent studio collaborative album Her Loss in with 21 Savage, which had all 16 songs debut on Billboard's Hot 100 list as well. Sure to serenade fans with his slew of sizzling singles while on tour, fans are eager to see what’s to be expected. For now, take a look at the It's All a Blur Tour dates for Drake and 21 Savage listed below.
DRAKE: ‘IT’S ALL A BLUR’ 2023 TOUR DATES:
Jun 16 – New Orleans, LA @ Smoothie King Center
Jun 19 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
Jun 21 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
Jun 24 – Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center
Jun 28 – Miami, FL @ Miami-Dade Arena
Jul 01 – Atlanta, GA @ State Farm Arena
Jul 02 – Atlanta, GA @ State Farm Arena
Jul 05 – Chicago, IL @ United Center
Jul 06 – Chicago, IL @ United Center
Jul 08 – Detroit, MI @ Little Caesars Arena
Jul 11 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden
Jul 12 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden
Jul 14 – Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre
Jul 17 – Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center
Jul 18 – Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center
Jul 25 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
Jul 26 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
Jul 28 – Washington, DC @ Capital One Arena
Jul 31 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
Aug 12 – Inglewood, CA @ Kia Forum
Aug 13 – Inglewood, CA @ Kia Forum
Aug 18 – San Francisco, CA @ Chase Center
Aug 21 – Los Angeles, CA @ Crypto.com Arena
Aug 22 – Los Angeles, CA @ Crypto.com Arena
Aug 25 – Seattle, WA @ Climate Pledge Arena
Aug 28 – Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
Sep 01 – Las Vegas, NV @ T-Mobile Arena
Sep 05 – Glendale, AZ @ Desert Diamond Arena
Interested in It Was All A Blur Tour tickets? They will be available with brand presales, Cash App Card and Sprite for the tour which will take place Wednesday, March 15th, 2023 (find details here) before a general sale at noon local time on Friday, March 17th (Buy your tickets here). All Pre-sale start times vary by market, so be sure to check your local listings at drakerelated.com for more information. For more information on the Cash App Card presale, please visit cash.app/drake-presale. Stay tuned here at WAJ Magazine for all further details!
CASH APP CARD PRESALE: For all US shows, the first tickets to the ‘It’s All A Blur’ Tour will be available for Cash App Card customers via an exclusive ticket presale presented by Cash App and Visa.
Beginning Wednesday, March 15 starting at 12pm local time through Thursday, March 16 at 10pm local time, Cash App Card holders can unlock the earliest access to ‘It’s All A Blur’ tickets by using the first 9 digits of their Cash App Card to access the presale and then completing the purchase using their Cash App Card.
SPRITE PRESALE: Sprite is the official beverage sponsor for the ‘It’s All A Blur Tour,’ his first in North America since 2018. This marks a natural progression of their partnership since Sprite executed his first worldwide brand deal in 2010. Fans can look for updates on Sprite.com and sign up for Sprite emails to gain access to Drake’s presale experience.
The Sprite presale will take place on Thursday, March 16 starting at 12pm local time until 10pm local time. Presale start times vary by market, check your local listings at drakerelated.com for more information.