R. Kelly’s Christmas Tour

With an upcoming holiday album, R. Kelly is set to hit the road with Christmas-themed R&B tunes throughout December.

The album is called 12 Nights of Christmas and is available now. It features original compositions all organized around Yuletide.

The tour routing stretches from Dec. 5-17, with the opener in Nashville and the closer in Brooklyn. The rest of the stops ar Dec. 13-14.

The artist is currently on his “The Buffet Tour”, with a gig tonight at . That run continues until Nov. 13 in Washington D.C.

Kelly is also booked for the  cruise, which departs from New Orleans on April 2 and lasts a full week.

R. Kelly is undoubtedly one of the most talented R&B artists of his generation, but he has faced many legal troubles, including numerous suits for sexually assaulting minors. He is also currently facing a lawsuit for up to $500,000 plus damages for taking an advance on a concert series that never happened according to Music Times.

Here is the singer’s routing:

Dec. 5 – Nashville, Tenn., Sirius XM Music City Theater @ Bridgestone Arena
Dec. 10 – Minneapolis, Minn., Orpheum Theatre
Dec. 11 – Milwaukee, Wis., Riverside Theatre
Dec. 13 – Chicago, Ill., Chicago Theatre
Dec. 14 – Chicago, Ill., Chicago Theatre
Dec. 17 – Brooklyn, N.Y., Kings Theatre

Presale tickets are available Oct. 26 and 27 and the general onsale opens Oct. 28. Learn more about the artist at R-Kelly.com.