Home INDUSTRY NEWS Jermaine Dupri Announces So So Def 25th Anniversary CULTURAL CURREN$Y TOUR

Jermaine Dupri Announces So So Def 25th Anniversary CULTURAL CURREN$Y TOUR

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Grammy Award-winning Producer, Hall of Fame Songwriter, recording artist, and TV star Jermaine , has been writing and producing platinum hit records for more than 25 years. Celebrating the legacy and quarter century of success with his record label, So So Def Recordings, Dupri is bringing all his artists together on one stage for an exclusive performance, as AEG Presents The So So Def 25th Anniversary CULTURAL CURREN$Y TOUR. Joining Jermaine on the tour will be the So So Def Family, including Xscape, Da Brat, Jagged Edge, Anthony Hamilton, Bone Crusher, Youngbloodz, Dem Franchize Boyz, and J-Kwon.

Tickets for the tour, which begins in October, will begin going on sale Friday, Aug 3rd. For further information visit www.sosodef.com or check your local listings.

To kick off the Anniversary, Sony Music’s Certified Classics, Legacy Recording’s division for the celebration of Sony Music’s Hip Hop and R&B catalogue, recently released the essential digital hits compilation, titled Jermaine Dupri Presents So So Def 25. The compilation includes So So Def classics such as Da Brat’s “Funkdafied”, Xscape’s “Just Kickin‘ It”, Dupri’s own “Money Aint A Thang (feat. Jay-Z)” and many more, plus rare tracks featuring Kanye West and The Notorious B.I.G. The compilation, curated by Dupri to align with the tour, further celebrates his iconic Atlanta  record label & brand, So So Def. You can purchase the compilation at https://certified.lnk.to/SoSoDef25/applemusic.

Jermaine Dupri is making further headlines this year as he was inducted and honored at the 2018 Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame. Additional 2018 inductees include  AndersonSteve DorffAlan Jackson, Robert “Kool” Bell, Ronald BellGeorge Brown & James “JT” Taylor p/k/a “Kool & The Gang,” and John Mellencamp.

Jermaine Dupri says, “Blessings are bigger when you share them. One of my blessings is to be able to go tour with all my artists. I can’t wait!!!”

SoSoDef 25th Anniversary CULTURAL CURREN$Y TOUR Schedule is as follows:

Date

City

Arena

October 14

Washington D.C.

Capital One Arena

October 18

Brooklyn, NY

Barclays

October 19

Baltimore, MD

Royal Farms Arena

October 20

Greensboro, NC

Coliseum

October 21

Atlanta, GA

Philips Arena

TBD

Chicago, IL

United Center

October 25

Nashville, TN

Bridgestone Arena

October 26

Memphis, TN

FedExForum

October 28

Charlotte, NC

Spectrum Center

October 31

Detroit, MI

Little Caesars Arena

November 2

Los Angeles, CA

Staples Center

About the So So Def 25th Anniversary Tour
Grammy-winning producer, songwriter, recording artist, and TV star Jermaine Dupri in association with AEG Presents, will see 11 cities across the U.S. this fall to celebrate 25 years of his iconic label, So So Def. The CULTURAL CURREN$Y TOUR will feature So So Def’s iconic artists and be headlined and produced by Jermaine Dupri himself. Other artists on the roster include Xscape, Jagged Edge, Anthony Hamilton, Youngbloodz, Da Brat, Bow Wow, Dem Franchize Boyz, J Kwon and Bonecrusher.

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