Nas & Ms. Lauryn Hill Link Up To Rule The World, Starting With America

Nas and Ms. Lauryn Hill will join together this fall for an extensive five-week North American tour. The Queensbridge rapper and the former member of the Fugees famously collaborated on the 1996 anthem “If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)” off of Nas’ sophomore album, It Was Written, and have remained close friends since. For over 20 years these two artists have proven themselves to be some of the most distinctive and influential voices in hip hop. 

The announcement of their first tour together comes four days after Hill’s birthday, which found Nas singing her the “Happy Birthday” song “Stevie Wonder style.”

The tour will kick off in Chicago on September 7 and end in Vancouver on October 11. Tickets go on sale via Live Nation on June 2.



September 7 – Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, Chicago, IL

September 8 – Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, Sterling Heights, MI

September 10 – Budweiser Stage, Toronto, ON, Canada

September 12 – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston, MA

September 14 – BB&T Pavilion, Camden, NJ

September 15 – Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow, VA

September 20 – Red Hat Amphitheater, Raleigh, NC

September 22 – Bayfront Park Amphitheater, Miami, FL

September 23 – Daily’s Place, Jacksonville, FL

September 27 – Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land, Houston, TX

September 28 – The Pavilion at Irving Music Factory, Dallas, TX

September 30 – Austin360 Amphitheater, Austin, TX

October 3 – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre at SDSU, San Diego, CA

October 5 – Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA

October 7 – Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, CA

October 10 – WaMu Theater, Seattle, WA

October 11 – Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver, BC, Canada

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