Jamila Woods announces 2019 LEGACY! LEGACY! Tour

There are very few mainstream recording artists that are willing to (wo)man the frontlines or roll their sleeves up and work at a grassroots level in order to build and uplift their community. Then again, there are very few human beings like singer, songwriter, poet, and activist Jamila Woods. The soulful R&B singer isn't known strictly for her work as a musician but also for her work as a published author, Bachelor's degree recipient in Africana Studies, and a community organizer in her hometown of Chicago, Illinois. 

For years now, Woods has curated poetry workshops, created an educational curriculum for Chicago Public Schools, and takes on the title of Associate Artistic Director for Young Chicago Authors (YCA). YCA is an organization committed to amplifying the voices of Chicago youth through the arts while providing reliable mentorship. While Woods remains to be a pillar to her community, she's also found time to become an extremely successful recording artist. 

In 2016, Jamila Woods released her critically-acclaimed debut album, HEAVN, via her SoundCloud page. The album caught the attention of many of the music industry elite while it featured hip-hop and R&B acts like Chance The Rapper, Noname (Tickets), Donnie Trumpet, and more. Now, the "VRY BLK" singer is preparing to release her second studio album entitled, LEGACY! LEGACY! come May 10 (Pre-Order Here) and has announced an upcoming North American tour in conjunction with the release of the full-length project as well. With that said, check out all of the upcoming tour dates, venue locations, and ticket information for Jamila Woods' LEGACY! LEGACY! Tour below:

April 12 – Nashville, TN – Vanderbilt University
April 13 – Nashville, TN – Vanderbilt University
May 22 – St. Paul, MN – The Turf Club
May 24 – Detroit, MI – El Club
May 26 – Chicago, IL – Thalia Hall
May 28 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues
May 29 – Toronto, ON – Velvet Underground
May 31 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg (Tickets)
June 1 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
June 3 – Philadelphia, PA – The Foundry
June 4 – Washington, DC – Union Stage
June 6 – Raleigh, NC – Kings
June 7 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
June 8 – New Orleans, LA – Gasa Gasa
June 10 – Houston, TX – The Studio at Warehouse Live
June 11 – Austin, TX – Barracuda
June 12 – Dallas, TX – Deep Ellum
June 15 – Denver, CO – Lost Lake
June 17 – Phoenix, AZ – Valley Bar
June 18 – San Diego, CA – Casbah
June 19 – Santa Ana, CA – Constellation Room
June 21 – Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre (Tickets)
June 22 – San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall (Tickets)
June 23 – Berkeley, CA – Cornerstone Brewery
June 25 – Portland, OR – Star Theater
June 26 – Seattle, WA – The Crocodile
June 27 – Vancouver, BC – Biltmore Cabaret

Check out the live performance visuals for Jamila Woods' first single off of her upcoming second studio album, LEGACY! LEGACY!, entitled "ZORA" in the video above. Stick with AXS for tickets to the hottest entertainers in concert, live shows, sporting events, festivals, and more.