Jay-Z & Kanye Form Supergroup; Announce Official Album Release Date & Tour

Finally, the speculation can be laid to rest. Jay-Z and Kanye West have officially formed a supergroup or rather super duo called The Throne. Their album Watch The Throne will be available digitally on iTunes on August 8th and physically 4 days later on August 12th.


On August 8th, tickets for their joint tour kicking off on September 22nd in Detroit will go on sale on Livenation.com & Ticketmaster.com. Commencing July 28th, Fans accessing pre-sale tickets via Livenation will receive a digital copy of the album as well. Confirmed dates for the tour after the jump!

UPDATE: Due to the high demand, the tour is being rescheduled and new dates are being added. The pre-sale date now moves to August 2nd. Announced by Live Nation.

9/22/11 Detroit, MI Palace of Auburn Hills

9/24/11 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre

9/25/11 Montreal, QC Bell Centre

9/27/11 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center

9/28/11 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center

9/29/11 Washington DC Verizon Center

10/4/11 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center

10/6/11 Chicago, IL United Center

10/7/11 Chicago, IL United Center

10/8/11 Minneapolis, MN Target Center

10/10/11 Denver, CO Pepsi Center

10/13/11 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome

10/14/11 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena

10/16/11 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion

10/17/11 Sacramento, CA Power Balance Pavilion

10/19/11 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center

10/20/11 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center

10/21/11 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena

10/25/11 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center

10/26/11 Houston, TX Toyota Center

10/29/11 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena

10/30/11 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum

11/1/11 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena

11/3/11 Boston, MA TD Garden

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