In less than 24 hours, Justin Timberlake announced another new album and his first solo world tour in six years. On Sunday (May 5th), the pop star revealed that Part 2 of The 20/20 Experience will be released on September 30th. On Monday (May 6th), he announced that The 20/20 Experience World Tour will follow his upcoming stadium tour with Jay-Z and will hit dozens of countries through 2014.
The tour will kick off Halloween night in Montreal, QC and end 2013 in Orlando, FL. It kicks off 2014 in Edmonton, AB, Canada and wrapping that leg on February 10th in Omaha, NE. More cities throughout North America, Europe, South America and Australia will be announced at a later date.
On-sale dates for this tour will be staggered with select cities’ tickets going on sale on Monday, May 13th at 10 am local time. There are two pre-sales being offered for this tour. The first is The Tennessee Kids Pre-sale where anyone who signs up to become a Tennessee Kid will gain early access to buy tickets for the tour as early as Tuesday, May 7th at 10 am local time.
The MasterCard Holders Pre-sale begins May 8th at 10 am local time for Montreal, Raleigh, Tulsa, Las Vegas, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Orlando, and Edmonton. This pre-sale ends Friday, May 10th at 5 pm local time. More cities will be added to the pre-sale next week.
The 20/20 Experience World Tour will follow his month long summer stadium trek with rapper Jay-Z that runs from July 17th in Toronto to August 16th in Miami.
Along with the tour announcement, more details were released about Part 2 of “The 20/20 Experience.” Producer Jerome “J-Roc” Harmon worked with the first installment of “The 20/20 Experience” and recently told Billboard that the second installment will include ten songs that will feature unreleased material from the first project with new studio sessions.
10/31 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
11/13 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
11/15 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
11/16 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
11/18 – Memphis, TN – Fedex Forum
11/19 – St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
11/21 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
11/29 – Las Vegas, NV – MGM Grand Garden Arena
12/2 – Phoenix, AZ – US Airways Center
12/4 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
12/5 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
12/11 – Indianapolis, IN – Bankers Life Fieldhouse
12/12 -Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
12/14 – Pittsburgh, PA – Consol Energy Center
12/15 – Louisville, KY – KFC Yum! Center
12/17 – Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
12/19 – Orlando, FL – Amway Center
01/13 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
01/17 – Seattle, WA – Key Arena
01/22 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
02/07 – Fargo, ND – FargoDome
02/09 – St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
02/10 – Omaha, NE – CenturyLink Center
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