Alicia Keys unveiled the tour Tuesday morning after confirming the March 20 release and cover art for “ALICIA,” her seventh album and first since 2016’s “Here.” Confirming that a new album is on the way, Alicia Keys will hit the road for her first full-scale tour since 2013. The piano-pop-soul star’s four-month trans-Atlantic tour is scheduled to kick off in Ireland in June. US tour will start at late July in Jacksonville, Florida.
Alicia Keys Tour Dates 2020
7/28: Jacksonville @ Daily’s Place 7/30: Atlanta @ Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park 8/2: Nashville @ Ascend Amphitheater 8/4: Charlotte @ Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre 8/5: Baltimore @ MECU Pavilion 8/7: Washington @ The Theater at MGM National Harbor 8/9: Philadelphia @ The Met Philadelphia 8/11: Boston @ Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion 8/14: New York @ Radio City Music Hall 8/16: Toronto @ Budweiser Stage 8/18: Detroit @ Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill 8/19: Cincinnati @ PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center 8/21: Cleveland @ Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica 8/25: Chicago @ Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island 8/26: Kansas City @ Starlight Theatre 8/27: Denver @ Bellco Theatre 8/30: Seattle @ WAMU Theater 8/31: Vancouver @ Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena 9/2: Portland @ Theatre of the Clouds at Moda Center 9/4: San Francisco @ The Masonic 9/8: Los Angeles @ Greek Theatre 9/11: San Diego @ Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre 9/12: Phoenix @ Arizona Federal Theatre (Comerica Theater) 9/15: Houston @ Smart Financial Center at Sugar Land 9/16: Dallas @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory 9/19: Orlando @ Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts 9/20: Tampa @ Hard Rock Event Center 9/22: Miami @ Hard Rock Live Arena
More About Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys has received numerous accolades in her career, including 15 competitive Grammy Awards, 17 NAACP Image Awards, 12 ASCAP Awards, and an award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame and National Music Publishers Association. She has sold over 65 million records worldwide. Considered a musical icon, Keys was named by Billboard the top R&B artist of the 2000s decade and placed number 10 on their list of Top 50 R&B/Hip-Hop Artists of the Past 25 Years. VH1 also included her on their 100 Greatest Artists of All Time and 100 Greatest Women in Music lists, while Time has named her in their 100 list of most influential people in 2005 and 2017. Keys is also acclaimed for her humanitarian work, philanthropy and activism. She co-founded and is the Global Ambassador of the nonprofit HIV/AIDS-fighting organization Keep a Child Alive.
A classically-trained pianist, Alicia Keys was composing songs by age 12 and was signed at 15 years old by Columbia Records. After disputes with the label, she signed with Arista Records, and later released her debut album, Songs in A Minor, with J Records in 2001. The album was critically and commercially successful, producing her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one single “Fallin'” and selling over 16 million copies worldwide. The album earned Keys five Grammy Awards in 2002. Her second album, The Diary of Alicia Keys (2003), was also a critical and commercial success, spawning successful singles “You Don’t Know My Name”, “If I Ain’t Got You”, and “Diary”, and selling eight million copies worldwide. The album garnered her an additional four Grammy Awards. Her duet “My Boo” with Usher became her second number-one single in 2004. Keys released her first live album, Unplugged (2005), and became the first woman to have an MTV Unplugged album debut at number one.