Jay Z announces 'Magna Carta' tour dates, 'Holy Grail' goes double platinum
Jay Z is taking his new album "Magna Carta Holy Grail" to the cities of the United States. The rapper has announced his 34-date "Magna Carta" tour, which starts on Nov. 30 in St. Paul, Minn.
The announcement was made on Jay Z's website. The tour heads through Colorado, California, Texas, North Carolina and other states before ending on Jan. 31 in State College, Penn. at the Bryce Jordan Center.
Tickets for the "Magna Carta" tour go on sale on Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. ET on Live Nation and Ticketmaster, while presales start Sept. 9. Jay Z is about to head out on an international tour to promote "Magna Carta Holy Grail," which begins in Krakow, Poland on Sept. 9 and ends in Melbourne, Australia on Oct. 28.
Meanwhile, "Magna Carta Holy Grail" just went double platinum. RIAA announced the news on Facebook, writing, "Congratulations to Jay Z! Not satisfied with Platinum alone, 'Magna Carta...Holy Grail' is now DOUBLE-Platinum for selling more than two million copies in the United States."