James Taylor & Bonnie Raitt Extend Tour Plans

Turns out that James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt have more on their summer agenda than just a handful of nights at the ballpark. Taylor and his all-star band have announced 13 more shows with special guest Raitt and her band.

The previously announced concerts are booked at

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– James Taylor

Combining the talents and beloved catalogs of the legendary singer/songwriters promises to be a treat for music lovers.

Taylor’s contributions to our culture have been celebrated with a number of accolades in recent years including receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, in 2015 and the Kennedy Center Honors in December. He released Before This World in 2015 –his 17th full length effort and his first album of new material in 13 years.

Ten-time Grammy winner Raitt released her 17th full-length studio album, Dig in Deep, to critical acclaim last year. Both artists are members of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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– Bonnie Raitt
Americana Honors & Awards, Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, Tenn.

Before teaming up on tour, Taylor is headed to South America with

Their joint excursion kicks of July 6 in Newark, N.J.

July 6 – Newark, N.J., Prudential Center
July 7 – Wantagh, N.Y., Northwell Health At Jones Beach Theater
July 9 – Philadelphia, Pa., Wells Fargo Center
July 11 – Duluth, Ga., Infinite Energy Center
July 12 – Nashville, Tenn., Bridgestone Arena
July 14 – Washington, D.C., Nationals Park
July 15 – Pittsburgh, Pa., PPG Paints Arena
July 17 – Chicago, Ill., Wrigley Field
July 29 – San Francisco, Calif., AT&T Park
July 31 – Frisco, Texas, Ford Center At The Star
Aug. 1 – Houston, Texas, Toyota Center
Aug. 3 – New Orleans, La., Smoothie King Center
Aug. 5 – Memphis, Tenn., FedExForum
Aug. 6 – Louisville, Ky., KFC Yum! Center
Aug. 8 – Clarkston, Mich., DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 9 – Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Blossom Music Center
Aug. 11 – Boston, Mass., Fenway Park

Presales begin March 6. Tickets go on sale to the public March 10. Visit JamesTaylor.com and BonnieRaitt.com for more information.