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Drake Heads Out On First Solo Tour

Posted By on February 8, 2010

     Grammy nominated slash new Young Money star, Drake recently announced his first ever North American solo tour with the launch of the "The Away From Home Tour." Drizzy will hit the road for a 25-date tour backed by fellow Canadian rapper K-Os and New York City synth-pop band, Francis & The Lights. Kicking off on April 5th at the Eastern Illinois University in Charlestown, IL the tour will hit many different spots before ending on May 8th in Plymouth, New Hampshire at a private location.

Teaming with Reverb, a non-profit environmental organization, Drake will make the entire tour eco-friendly by using biodiesel fuel in his tour bus and biodegradable and recycled products on his bus and backstage. During the tour, Drake will hit up a variety of festivals including the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, plus the Bamboozle fest.

Date City/State Venue

4/06/2010 Charleston, IL Eastern Illinois University
4/07/2010 Columbus, OH Private Location
4/09/2010 State College, PA Penn State University
4/10/2010 Boston, MA Private Location
4/11/2010 Lock Haven, PA Private Location
4/14/2010 East Lansing, MI Michigan State University
4/15/2010 Rochester Hills, MI Oakland University
4/16//2010 Morgantown, WV West Virginia University
4/21/2010 Orlando, FL University Central Florida
4/22/2010 Greenville, SC Furman University
4/23/2010 TBA
4/24/2010 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
4/26/2010 Kansas City, MO University of Missouri – Kansas City
4/27/2010 Lexington, KY University of Kentucky
4/29/2010 Lowell, MA University Mass Lowell
4/30/2010 Syracuse, NY Private Location
5/01/2010 Boston, MA Private Location
5/01/2010 East Rutherford, NJ Bamboozle Festival
5/04/2010 Worcester, MA Holy Cross
5/05/2010 Towson, MD Towson University
5/06/2010 Cheney, PA Cheyney University
5/07/2010 Ithaca, NY Private Location
5/08/2010 Plymouth, NH Private Location

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