Brother Ali Plots "The Own Light Tour"
Published Mar 08, 2017Brother Ali is set to deliver All the Beauty in This Whole Life for Rhymesayers Entertainment this May. Now, the MC has revealed an accompanying tour in support of the disc that will kick off around the release date.
Dubbed "The Own Light Tour," the trek will keep the rapper on the road for a little over a month, playing 22 dates in total in both Canada and the United States. Support on all dates will come from Rhymesayers labelmate Sa-Roc, Last Word and Sol Messiah.
As far as dates in the Great White North go, Brother Ali will first play Vancouver's Fortune Sound Club on May 9. He'll round out the tour with back-to-back evenings in Montreal and Toronto, playing Belmont on June 6 and Adelaide Hall on June 7, respectively.
Tickets for all dates go on sale Friday (March 10) at 10 a.m. local time and can be found here.
All the Beauty in This Whole Life arrives on May 5 via Rhymesayers. According to Reddit sleuths, Brother Ali will also celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Undisputed Truth with a 3xLP anniversary edition as part of Record Store Day 2017.
Read through the tour itinerary to hear album cut "Own Light (What Hearts Are For)" in the player below.
05/02 Omaha, NE - Waiting Room
05/05 Denver, CO - Cervantes
05/06 Salt Lake City, UT - Complex
05/08 Portland, OR - Hawthorne
05/09 Vancouver, BC - Fortune Sound Club
05/10 Seattle, WA - Neumos
05/12 Oakland, CA - New Parish
05/13 Fresno, CA - Strummer's
05/15 San Diego, CA - Observatory
05/16 Los Angeles, CA - El Rey
05/17 Santa Ana, CA - Observatory
05/19 Phoenix, AZ - Club Red
05/20 Albuquerque, NM - Launchpad
05/22 St. Louis, MO - Firebird
05/24 Chicago, IL - Metro
05/28 Minneapolis, MN - Soundset Festival
05/31 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
06/02 Pittsburgh, PA - Mr. Smalls
06/03 Washington, DC - Rock n' Roll Hotel
06/04 Philadelphia, PA - Foundry
06/06 Montreal, QC - Belmont
06/07 Toronto, ON - Adelaide Hall