Herbie Hancock + Kamasi Washington 2019 Tour Dates
The legendary jazz acts took to social media to share their 2019 co-headlining North American dates with fans via Twitter:
Herbie has confirmed his upcoming summer tour of North America including a number of dates with @KamasiWashington! Both artists will perform separate sets with their bands. Tix go on sale to the public this Friday, April 12 at 10am local time. https://t.co/QcOSZ53aaH pic.twitter.com/hcSOK0FRD3— Herbie Hancock (@herbiehancock) April 9, 2019
The 10-date trek will take Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington across North America. The tour will open July 30 at the Wolf Trap in Vienna, Va. Tour stops in include Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall, Philadelphia’s Met, Denver’s Mission Ballroom, and Detroit’s Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre. The tour is set to end August 23 at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, Calif.
In 2018, jazz pianist Hancock released his latest album, The Imagine Project. The album was jam-packed with hits and included various collaborations with today’s hottest acts from Pink, Dave Mathews, and Juanes. The Jazz album peaked at No. 12 on the Polish Albums Charts and reached No. 2 on the Billboard Jazz Albums.
Watch Hancock’s smash hit, “Imagine,” featuring Pink, Seal, India.Arie, below:
Heaven and Earth and The Choice mark Washington’s latest albums released days within each other in June 2018 . Both albums were packed with chart-topping singles from “Ohh Child,” “Fists of Fury,” and “Street Fighter Mas.”
Check out the music video for his fan-favorite, “Street Fighter Mas,” below:
The Los Angeles, Calif. native has gone on to release major hits from “Truth,” “Deathless,” and “Change of the Guard.”
Hancock and Washington's 2019 tour figures to be one of the top jazz tours of the year.
Herbie Hancock & Kamasi Washington 2019 North American Tour Dates and Tickets
07-30 Vienna, Va. - Wolf Trap
08-04 Philadelphia, Pa. - The Met
08-06 Toronto, Ontario - Roy Thomson Hall
08-07 Huber Heights, Ohio - Rose Music Center at The Heights
08-08 Detroit, Mich. - Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre
08-09 or 08-10 (TBC) Chicago, Ill. - Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
08-14 Denver, Colo. - The Mission Ballroom
08-16 Seattle, Wash. - Marymoor
08-17 Portland, Ore. - Oregon Zoo
08-23 Berkeley, Calif. - The Greek Theatre