WIZ KHALIFA AND YOUNG JEEZY TOP THE BILL ON THIRD ANNUAL UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MUSIC 2014 SUMMER TOUR
LINEUP TO ALSO INCLUDE TYGA, TY DOLLA $IGN, RICH HOMIE QUAN, SAGE THE GEMINI, AND MORE!
TICKETS ON SALE ON APRIL 25 THROUGH THE LIVE NATION MOBILE APP AND AT LIVENATION.COM; TOUR KICKS OFF JULY 24TH IN SCRANTON, PA
Los Angeles, CA (April 23rd, 2014) – Under the Influence of Music, hip hop’s most electrifying summer tour, returns for its third epic year. Organizers announced today the tour’s massive line up will include hip hop heavyweight and tour founder Wiz Khalifa as well as Young Jeezy, Tyga, Ty Dolla $ign, and Rich Homie Quan. Also set to perform are some of hip hop’s hottest young acts including Sage The Gemini, Mack Wilds, IAMSU!, and DJ Drama.
The highly anticipated Live Nation-produced tour is set to kick off July 24th in Scranton, PA and will hit 22 cities in the US and Canada including major city stops in New York, Boston, Dallas, San Francisco and Los Angeles (full routing below).
Tickets for the Under the Influence of Music tour will go on sale to the general public beginning at 4:20pm local time on Friday, April 25th at www.livenation.com. Beginning Tuesday, April 22nd, fans can visit HERE to RSVP for early access to presale tickets available at 10:00 a.m. local time on Thursday, April 24. Live Nation mobile app users will also have access to presale tickets beginning Thursday, April 24at 10:00 a.m. local time. All fans who purchase their tickets online will receive a digital copy of Wiz Khalifa’s forthcoming new album ‘Blacc Hollywood’. Mobile users can text “LNAPP” to 404040 to download the Live Nation mobile app (available for iOS and Android).
Citi® cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Tuesday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. local time through Citi’s Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Under The Influence of Music Tour Date:
Date: City: Venue:
Thursday, July 24 Scranton, PA The Pavilion at Montage Mountain
Friday, July 25 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
Saturday, July 26 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach
Sunday, July 27 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
Tuesday, July 29 Toronto, ON Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
Thursday, July 31 Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Friday, August 1 Pittsburgh, PA First Niagara Pavilion
Saturday, August 2 Boston, MA Xfinity Center*
Sunday, August 3 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
Tuesday, August 5 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center
Thursday, August 7 Tinley Park, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Friday, August 8 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center
Saturday, August 9 East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre
Sunday, August 10 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
Tuesday, August 12 St. Louis, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Thursday, August 14 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
Friday, August 15 Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Sunday, August 17 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheater
Tuesday, August 19 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre**
Friday, August 22 San Francisco, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre***
Saturday, August 23 San Diego, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sunday, August 24 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre****
*Rich Homie Quan will not appear at this show
**Sage the Gemini and IAMSU! will not appear at this show
***Sage the Gemini will not appear at this show
****Sage the Gemini will not appear at this show
ABOUT WIZ KHALIFA:
“BLACC HOLLYWOOD” is the follow-up to Wiz’ Rostrum/ Atlantic Records sophomore album, “O.N.I.F.C.” which was released December 2012, debuting at #2 on the Billboard “Top 200 Albums” chart and #1 on Billboard’s “Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums” and “Top Rap Albums” charts, and #1 on iTunes’ “Overall Albums” and “Top Hip-Hop/Rap Albums” charts. Wiz earned himself a nomination at the 56th Annual GRAMMY® Awards for his Platinum-certified single, “Remember You,” Ft. The Weeknd in the “Best Rap/Sung Collaboration” category, adding to a career total of 5 nominations.
Wiz’s first major label debut, “ROLLING PAPERS”, which was released in March 2011, spawned the multi-platinum hits “Black and Yellow,” and double- “Roll Up” and “No Sleep.” Wiz earned himself two nominations at the 2011 Grammy Awards thanks to his breakout hit “Black and Yellow,” in both the “Best Rap Song” and “Best Rap Performance” categories. Khalifa then joined forces with Snoop Dogg for “MAC AND DEVIN GO TO HIGH SCHOOL SOUNDTRACK,” the collaborative soundtrack album for the film “Mac and Devin Go to High School.” The album featured the hit single “Young, Wild & Free” featuring Bruno Mars, which has gone on to become 3x-certified Platinum, and a top 10 success on Billboard’s “Hot 100 Singles” chart.
For the latest news, information and press materials on Wiz Khalifa please visit www.wizkhalifa.com, www.twitter.com/wizkhalifa, www.facebook.com/WizKhalifa, http://www.instagram.com/mistercap, and http://www.youtube.com/taylorgangent.