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Drake and Future team for 'Summer Sixteen' tour hitting Atlanta this summer

Drake and Future - together again. Photo; Getty Images

Drake is already preparing for a big summer with the impending release of his “Views from the 6” album later this week and now the announcement of a 30-plus date tour.

The “Summer Sixteen” tour will feature Atlanta rapper Future (and “special guests” not yet named) and visit Atlanta at 7 p.m. Aug. 25 at Philips Arena.

The “Hotline Bling” singer will launch the tour July 20 in Austin, Texas.

Tickets for the Atlanta show are $49.50-$179.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. A pre-sale for American Express cardholders begins at 10 a.m. April 26. There is a six-ticket limit per purchase. Tickets can be purchased at all Ticketmaster outlets,,, the venue box office and by calling 1-800-745-3000.

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Drake performed in Atlanta last fall as one of the main stage headliners at Music Midtown.

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All dates and venues below subject to change.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Austin, TX Frank Erwin Center
Thursday, July 21, 2016 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
Saturday, July 23, 2016 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center
Sunday, July 24, 2016 St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Chicago, IL United Center
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Chicago, IL United Center
Sunday, July 31, 2016 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
Monday, August 1, 2016 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
Thursday, August 4, 2016 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Friday, August 5, 2016 New York, NY Madison Square Garden
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 Boston, MA TD Garden
Friday, August 12, 2016 Buffalo, NY First Niagara Center
Saturday, August 13, 2016 Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena
Sunday, August 14, 2016 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Detroit, MI Joe Louis Arena
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Pittsburgh CONSOL Energy Center
Friday, August 19, 2016 Washington DC Verizon Center
Sunday, August 21, 2016 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum Complex
Thursday, August 25, 2016 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
Saturday, August 27, 2016 Tampa, FL Amalie Arena
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 Miami, FL AmericanAirlines Arena
Friday, September 2, 2016 New Orleans, LA Smoothie King Center
Saturday, September 3, 2016 Houston, TX Toyota Center
Sunday, September 4, 2016 Houston, TX Toyota Center
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 Phoenix, AZ Talking Stick Resort Arena
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Los Angeles, CA STAPLES Center
Friday, September 9, 2016 Los Angeles, CA STAPLES Center
Sunday, September 11, 2016 Las Vegas, NV T-Mobile Arena
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
Friday, September 16, 2016 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
Saturday, September 17, 2016 Vancouver, BC Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena


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Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers the Atlanta Music Scene and entertainment news for print and online.

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