The Weeknd Announces Starboy: Legend of the Fall Tour Dates
The Weeknd‘s kicking off the week with some exciting news — he’s hitting the road in 2017 for the first leg of a brand new tour.
On the heels of the release of “Starboy” and “False Alarm” from the forthcoming Starboy, the recent Saturday Night Live performer announced very early this morning (October 31) a new show series called Starboy: Legend of the Fall. Leg One, which includes more than 25 North American dates, will kick off on February 17 in Stockholm before wrapping up on June 9 in Cincinnati.
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— The Weeknd (@theweeknd) October 31, 2016
Other followers more generally went wild with news of the tour on social media, and posted their eagerness to see The Weeknd in true Starboy form.
I'm actually sooo buzzing that The Weeknd's coming on tour. I HAVE WAITED FOR SO LONG. I am ready
— Christineeeeeeeeeeee (@christinechikey) October 31, 2016
@theweeknd is gonna have the tour of the YEAR !!!! 2017 is ours XO !!
— princess (@sarahxotesfaye) October 31, 2016
The Weeknd is doing a tour IMMA CRY
— Rapunzelquiesha (@rapuzelquisha_) October 31, 2016
Before officially hitting the road, The Weeknd will headline Toronto’s 2016 Jingle Ball on November 25 alongside the likes of The Chainsmokers, Alessia Cara and Kent Jones. He’ll also play at Las Vegas’ The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan on December 30 as part of a weekend-long New Year’s celebration.
Starboy will hit stores on November 25.
Will you head out to see The Weeknd live next year? Check out his site for more info — including how to get in on early ticket sales — and share your thoughts on his latest work in the comments.
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