Young Thug On His Hi-Horse

Rapper Young Thug is hitting the road for a full U.S. tour. 21 Savage is getting in on the action on select dates.

The trek, titled the “Hi-Horse’d Tour”, will run just over a month, from Baltimore, Md., Nov. 9 until Dec. 18 at New York’s . The routing lingers on the West Coast, with four shows in California and one apiece in Seattle and Portland.

Young Thug also appears at  in San Francisco next month and is set to play  in McDade, Texas, before the headline tour kicks off in November. He is also opening a one-off show for T.I. in Detroit Nov. 2.

Thugger dropped his album Jeffrey last month, which marked his third release this year, after Slime Season and I’m Up. What really made waves with Jeffrey though was the cover art, which features Thug in a blue and white ruffled dress and a conical hat.

The feminine image isn’t slowing down the artist’s love life though, as Thugger is set to marry model Jerrika Karlae. The rapper has spent a lot of time thinking about sexuality and identity and has been quoted as saying “I feel like there’s no such thing as gender.” 

Young Thug has become a major figure in the Atlanta hip hop scene. He featured on multiple tracks with the recently deceased Shawty Lo, himself a leader in the region.

Atlanta is increasingly gaining attention for being at the forefront of trends in hip hop, with artists like 

The trek, titled the “Hi-Horse’d Tour”, will run just over a month, from Baltimore, Md., Nov. 9 until Dec. 18 at New York’s  and Young Thug providing unique styles which other artists are integrating into their own sounds.

Thugger’s voice switches from cracking to comical growls to autotune on Jeffrey, and his lyrics sometimes walk the line of un-understandable. He is not afraid to experiment with his own sound though, and he is becoming renowned for his work ethic, which, again, has led him to three full-length releases in a single year.

Here is the touring plan:

Nov. 9 – Baltimore, Md., Rams Head Live!
Nov. 10 – New Haven, Conn., College Street Music Hall
Nov. 11 – Lowell, Mass., Lowell Memorial Auditorium
Nov. 13 – Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory
Nov. 14 – Norfolk, Va., The NorVa
Nov. 17 – Royal Oak, Mich., Royal Oak Music Theatre
Nov. 21 – Kansas City, Mo., Arvest Bank Theatre At The Midland
Nov. 22 – Tulsa, Okla., Cain’s Ballroom
Nov. 26 – Tempe, Ariz., The Marquee
Nov. 27 – Santa Ana, Calif., The Observatory
Nov. 28 – San Diego, Calif., Observatory North Park
Nov. 29 – Los Angeles, Calif., Shrine Expo Hall
Dec. 7 – Seattle, Wash., Showbox SoDo
Dec. 8 – Portland, Ore., Roseland Theater
Dec. 9 – San Francisco, Calif., Warfield Theatre
Dec. 11 – Denver, Colo., Ogden Theatre
Dec. 13 – Houston, Texas, Revention Music Center
Dec. 14 – Dallas, Texas, The Bomb Factory
Dec. 16 – Orlando, Fla., Venue 578
Dec. 18 – New York, N.Y., Terminal 5

Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Sept. 30 at 10 a.m. local time. Young Thug’s Facebook and Twitter pages have more on the artist.