R. Kelly: The Buffet Tour
Start: Jun 19, 2016 8:00 PM
End: Jun 19, 2016 10:30 PM
Smoothie King Center, 1501 Dave Dixon Dr, New Orleans, LA 70113, United States
Three-time Grammy Award winner, multi-platinum selling singer, songwriter and producer R. Kelly is set to hit the road for “The Buffet” tour starting Thursday, April 21st 2016. The 40-city tour is promoted by The Commission Presents and will kick off in Cincinnati—running through Chicago, Miami, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta & New Orleans. “The Buffet” tour is set to be one of R. Kelly’s most entertaining shows to date. He’ll be accompanied by a live band and backup dancers while performing songs his fans have never seen live!
R. Kelly released his highly anticipated 13th solo studio album "The Buffet" on December 11, 2015. The album includes his hit summer jam “Backyard Party” and his latest single “Marching Band.” With over 470 songs recorded over the course of the last 2 years, “The Buffet” positions the prolific songwriter and entertainer as the “King of R&B” yet again.
"I have fans from numerous generations listening to my music now and I wanted to provide everyone with something they could enjoy" explains R. Kelly "With The Buffet, I wanted to showcase a variety of my musical sounds and include all the genres I love on one project."
Lauded as an R&B legend, R. Kelly is one of the most successful artists of all time with over 40 million albums sold worldwide, 3 Grammy Awards, 6 American Music Awards, 6 Billboard Awards, and 8 Soul Train Awards. His chart-topping hits range from “Bump N’ Grind” and “Your Body’s Callin” to Grammy Award winning “I Believe I Can Fly” and everything in between. In addition to recent collaborations with Lady Gaga (“Do What U Want”), Justin Bieber (“PYD”), Phoenix (“Trying To Be Cool" remix) and Bruno Mars (“Gorilla” remix), R. Kelly has scored hit songs for Michael Jackson (“You Are Not Alone”), Celine Dion (“I’m Your Angel”), Maxwell (“Fortunate”) and countless others. With a music career spanning over 25 years, R. Kelly has proven time and time again he's the “King of R&B.”