R&B Snippets: H.E.R. & Chris Brown!

H.E.R. ANNOUNCES LIGHTS ON FESTIVAL: H.E.R. has announced her very own festival. Rap-Up reports that the singer has partnered up with Live Nation Urban to curate and headline the Lights On Festival at the Concord Pavilion in Concord, California. The lineup includes, Jhené Aiko, Daniel Caesar, Summer Walker, Ari Lennox, Kiana Ledé, DaniLeigh and a host of others. H.E.R. said about the festival, "Concord Pavilion is the ultimate venue. It is the perfect place to bring people from all over the Bay. I have many memories watching shows and DREAMING I’d be able to perform there. The Bay Area is my home…..it’s a dream come true to host my festival there." The event will feature two stages for performances, and a third stage for upcoming filmmakers. There will also be visual artists, vendors and food trucks. The festival will take place on September 14th. Tickets go on sale Friday (June 14th).

CHRIS BROWN ANNOUNCES ‘INDIGOAT TOUR’: Chris Brown is hitting the road this summer. The R&B singer announced his upcoming "Indigoat Tour," which will kick off on August 20th in Portland. The tour will make stops in Denver, New Orleans, Tampa, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Chicago, Houston and Los Angeles, before wrapping up in Anaheim on October 19th. Breezy will be joined by Tory Lanez, Ty Dolla $ign, Joyner Lucas and Yella Beezy. Tickets go on sale on Friday (June 14th) at noon local time.

Check out the tour dates below:

  • Aug. 20 – Portland, OR – Moda Center
  • Aug. 21 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
  • Aug. 23 – Salt Lake City, UT – Vivint Smart Home Arena
  • Aug. 24 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
  • Aug. 26 – Oklahoma City, OK – Chesapeake Energy Arena
  • Aug. 28 – New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center
  • Aug. 30 – Jacksonville, FL – Vystar Memorial Arena
  • Aug. 31 – Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
  • Sept. 1 – Sunrise, FL – BB&T Center
  • Sept. 4 – Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
  • Sept. 6 – Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
  • Sept. 7 – Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center
  • Sept. 8 – Hampton, VA – Hampton Coliseum
  • Sept. 10 – Buffalo, NY – KeyBank Center
  • Sept. 11 – Albany, NY – Times Union Center
  • Sept. 13 – Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
  • Sept. 14 – Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
  • Sept. 17 – Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
  • Sept. 18 – Allentown, PA – PPL Center
  • Sept. 20 – Boston, MA – TD Garden
  • Sept. 21 – Hartford, CT – XL Center
  • Sept. 22 – Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
  • Sept. 24 – Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena
  • Sept. 25 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena
  • Sept. 26 – Chicago, IL – United Center
  • Sept. 28 – Indianapolis, IN – Bankers Life Fieldhouse
  • Sept. 30 – Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
  • Oct. 2 – St. Louis, MO – Enterprise Center
  • Oct. 5 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
  • Oct. 6 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center
  • Oct. 8 – San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
  • Oct. 10 – Phoenix, AZ – Talking Stick Resort Arena
  • Oct. 11 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
  • Oct. 12 – Sacramento, CA – Golden 1 Center
  • Oct. 15 – Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena
  • Oct. 17 – Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center
  • Oct. 18 – San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena
  • Oct. 19 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center