The rumors have been true. Beyoncé and Jay-Z are going again on the street collectively this 12 months for a large world tour.
OTR II, as they’re calling it, will kick off within the U.Okay. on June 6 for 15 dates earlier than coming to America for 21 reveals beginning with Cleveland, Ohio on July 25th and ending in Vancouver, BC on October 2, with stops in Chicago, Atlanta, and Los Angeles alongside the way in which. The complete record of dates may be discovered on Jay-Z’s web site.
The tour is a sequel of types to 2014’s On the Run tour following the shock launch of Beyoncé’s self-titled album. However that was additionally the 12 months her sister Solange was caught on digicam attacking Jay-Z in an elevator.
What adopted was months of heated protection in regards to the state of the couple’s marriage, together with rampant hypothesis about “the end of Beyoncé and Jay-Z.” The discharge of Lemonade in 2016 solely fueled the rumors, seeming to substantiate that Jay-Z had cheated on her with somebody the singer known as “Becky with the good hair.”
And but now, if we’re to consider the shiny video that accompanies the tour announcement, the couple is extra in love than ever earlier than. We see the pair slowly transfer in for a kiss, as flashes of their romantic life seem on the display screen and Alton Ellis’ 1977 hit “I’m Still in Love with You” performs within the background.
It’s the proper gross sales pitch for followers who need to see America’s true first couple collectively once more in stadiums the world over.