Kem and Ledisi are teaming up for a co-headline tour that will take the R&B legends to arenas across North America from February through May. The “Soul II Soul Tour,” which is promoted by North American Entertainment Group, features special guest Musiq Soulchild.
The trek begins Feb. 3 in Columbia, South Carolina, at Colonial Life Arena. Stops on the routing include Atlanta’s State Farm Arena, Oakland Arena in California, New Olreans’ Lakefront Arena, Cincinnati’s Heritage Bank Center, and Washington. D.C.’s DAR Constitution Hall. The last show on the books is May 12 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, at Raising Canes River Center Arena. Check out the schedule below.
Pre-sale tickets go on sale Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. local time, followed by the general public onsale Oct. 28 at 10 a.m. Tickets start at $59 plus additional taxes and fees.
The three-time Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum singer/songwriter Kem released his sixth studio album, Love Always Wins, in August 2020.
Ledisi – whose accolades include 12 Grammy nominations, three Soul Train Music awards, an NAACP Theater Award, and six NAACP Image Award nominations – released her ninth collection of original material, The Wild Card, in 2020. The LP earned her a Grammy Award in the Best Traditional R&B Performance category for the song “Anything For You.” Last year she released a project in tribute to Nina Simone, Ledisi Sings Nina.
Box office reports submitted to Pollstar for Kem include a May 14 show at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater that sold 4,902 tickets and grossed $466,200. Ledisi’s recent box office highlights include an Oct. 1 show at The Venue At Horseshoe Casino in Hammond, Indiana, that sold 2473 tickets and grossed $147,099.
SOUL II SOUL TOUR DATES:
Friday, February 3, 2023 Columbia, SC Colonial Life Arena Ticketmaster
Saturday, February 4, 2023 Atlanta State Farm Arena Ticketmaster
Friday, February 10, 2023 Las Vegas Thomas & Mack Center Ticketmaster
Saturday, February 11, 2023 Oakland Oakland Arena Ticketmaster
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 Indianapolis Farmers Coliseum Ticketmaster
Friday, February 17, 2023 Los Angeles Microsoft Theater AXS
Saturday, February 18, 2023 Dallas Texas Trust CU Theatre AXS
Sunday, February 19, 2023 Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena Ticketmaster
Friday, February 24, 2023 Oklahoma City Paycom Center Ticketmaster
Saturday, February 25, 2023 Memphis Landers Center Ticketmaster
Saturday, March 4, 2023 Atlantic City Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Ticketmaster
Friday, March 10, 2023 Raleigh PNC Arena Ticketmaster
Friday, March 17, 2023 New Orleans Lakefront Arena Ticketmaster
Saturday, March 18, 2023 St. Louis Chaifetz Arena Ticketmaster
Friday, March 24, 2023 Houston Toyota Arena AXS
Saturday, March 25, 2023 San Antonio Freeman Coliseum Ticketmaster
Saturday, April 1, 2023 Louisville KFC Yum Center Ticketmaster
Friday, April 7, 2023 Cincinnati Heritage Bank Center Ticketmaster
Saturday, April 8, 2023 Grand Rapids Van Andel Arena Ticketmaster
Saturday, April 15, 2023 Milwaukee UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena Ticketmaster
Friday, April 21, 2023 Orlando Addition Financial Arena Ticketmaster
Saturday, April 22, 2023 Charlotte Bojangles Coliseum Ticketmaster
Friday, May 5, 2023 Washington, DC DAR Constitution Hall Ticketmaster
Friday, May 12, 2023 Baton Rouge Raising Canes River Center Arena Ticketmaster