Posted in hiphop | music | tour dates on February 7, 2008

Jay Z and Mary J Blige

Mary J. Blige and JAY-Z announced today that they will embark on a historic 25-date North American co-headlining tour. The "Mary J. Blige & JAY-Z: Heart of the City" tour marks the first time in more than 15 years that an African American male/female bill of this stature have co-headlined a national concert tour.
Stops include Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, NY and the Izod Center in NJ. Tickets ($175.75, $99.75, $79.75 & 59.75) go on sale Saturday at noon. "Citi cardmembers will also have access to purchase presale tickets through Citi's Private Pass® Program, available to all Citi cardmembers at www.privatepass.citi.com beginning Wednesday, Feb. 13th at 10AM." More dates below....

MARY J. BLIGE & JAY-Z: HEART OF THE CITY 2008 TOUR
March 22 Miami, FL American Airlines Arena
March 26 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena
March 27 Uniondale, NY Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
March 28 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center
March 30 Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center
April 2 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
April 3 Boston, MA TD Banknorth Garden
April 5 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum
April 6 Washington, DC Verizon Center
April 16 Los Angeles, CA Hollywood Bowl

*** MORE CITIES/DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON

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Comments (9)

i bet she looks hideous in the morning but damn, that girl looks good in pics.

Posted by Anonymous | February 7, 2008 8:50 AM

"The 'Mary J. Blige & JAY-Z: Heart of the City' tour marks the first time in more than 15 years that an African American male/female bill of this stature have co-headlined a national concert tour."

What was the last such tour (i.e., the one that they are alluding to with "in more than 15 years")?

Posted by Anonymous | February 7, 2008 10:02 AM

anon 10:02 Rick Astley & Anita Baker

Posted by hipster poseur | February 7, 2008 10:45 AM

I believe it was Patrick Ewing and Me'Shell N'degeocello

Posted by Anonymous | February 7, 2008 12:00 PM

"i bet she looks hideous in the morning but damn, that girl looks good in pics."

It's the human growth hormone.

Posted by Anonymous | February 7, 2008 12:42 PM

they better do 'can't knock the hustle' together..that'd be the shit.

Posted by Anonymous | February 7, 2008 3:12 PM

Hey Anon 10:42...Rick Astley is white. Try again.

Posted by Janice | February 7, 2008 3:50 PM

Oh, Janice. Nothing gets by you.

Posted by Otm Shank | February 7, 2008 4:09 PM

hey janice...he could've fooled me! ;)

Posted by hipster poseur | February 7, 2008 11:26 PM

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