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Wale Aims To Kick-Off 'The Shine Tour' For Spring 2017

Wale's fifth studio album Shine, is still without a release date for the coming weeks.

Wale's fifth studio album, Shine is still without a release date, but the Washington, D.C. native announced Tuesday (Mar. 7) that he's going back on tour for the month of May, Billboard reports. The 32-year-old rapper is beginning his trek in Atlanta (May 5), before wrapping up his last show in Boston, Mass. Folarin started off 2017 with a stacked schedule, specifically following the releases of the Lil Wayne-assisted "Running Back," and his most recent collaboration with G-Eazy, right in time for "Fashion Week."

Pre-sale tickets for the "Shine Tour" go on sale Thursday (Mar. 9), with the rest of the tickets available to the general public at 10 a.m. on Friday (Mar. 10). Check out the dates below to see if The Album About Nothing artist is coming to a city near you.

May 5: Atlanta, Georgia -  The Tabernacle
May 6: Raleigh, North Carolina - The Ritz
May 9: Houston, Texas - House of Blues
May 11: Scottsdale, Arizona - Livewire
May 12: Los Angeles, California - The Novo
May 13: San Francisco, California - The Fillmore
May 16: Denver, Colorado - Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom
May 18: Chicago, Illinois - House of Blues
May 19: Milwaukee, Wisconsin - The Rave
May 20: Minneapolis, Minnesota - Skyway Theatre
May 22: Detroit, Michigan - St. Andrew’s Hall
May 24: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania @ Stage AE
May 25: New York, New York @ Irving Plaza
May 26: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania @ Theatre of Living Arts
May 27: Boston, Massachusetts @ House of Blues

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Kanye West And Dr. Dre Are Working On 'Jesus Is King' Part 2

After many setbacks, Kanye West’s new album, Jesus is King, is finally available to fans. And now it appears that the second installment of Jesus is King is in the works. But this time around, Mr. West will be working with Dr. Dre on Jesus is King II.

Ye revealed the good news on Twitter.

Ye and Dre Jesus is King Part II coming soon. pic.twitter.com/wTKFgXQQXQ

— ye (@kanyewest) November 18, 2019

This seems to be a separate project than Jesus is Born, a Sunday Service album West is planning to release this Christmas. Also, this will mark the first time that Dre and Kanye West have collaborated together.

This is the second major announcement from Kanye in the past few days. He recently revealed that he’s debuting a new opera, titled Nebuchadnezzar, later this month at Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.

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Love To See It: DaniLeigh Choreographed DaBaby's Extraordinary "BOP" Video

Nearly reaching 10 million views in a matter of days, DaBaby's "BOP" music video teaser has A-1 editing, hilarious characters (recorder guy) and perfect choreography. As it turns out, we have DaniLeigh to thank for the rapper's smooth dance moves.

The singer-songwriter teamed up with choreographer Coach Cherry to share her eclectic dance style with the buzzing rapper. "BOP" dropped Friday (Nov. 15) as "BOP on Broadway" with a bevy of dancers taking part in the one-shot style video. Directed by Reel Goats, the teaser feels like the full music video for the single thanks to the three different dance flows including a surprising set by the iconic Jabbawockeez.

DaniLeigh's influence can be felt throughout the video thanks to her signature moves. With her own video reaching 100 million views on YouTube, the singer continued her winning streak with the remix for "Easy" featuring Chris Brown.

The video earned her a Soul Train Music Award nomination for "Best Dance Video" and inspiration for lovers of dance challenges. The Dominican-American might look familiar to many thanks to her contribution to the infamous #InMyFeelings challenge where she managed to hop and bop out of moving car. Ironically, the "Lil Bebe" singer started her career as a backup dancer for the likes of Nelly Furtado and Pharrell. She also choreographed and wrote the treatment for Prince's visuals for "Breakfast Can Wait."

"He wanted it really big in the dance industry so from there, I held auditions and did this video on my own," an 18-year-old Dani told VIBE in 2013. "It's crazy and hard to believe but it was great."

Dani recently released "Cravin" featuring G-Eazy and dropped her debut project The Plan late last year.

Check out the visuals to "BOP" below.

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Post Malone, Travis Scott And More To Perform At 2019 American Music Awards

Christina Aguilera and A Great Big World, Post Malone featuring Ozzy Osbourne, Travis Scott and Watt and Green Day will all take the stage at the 2019 American Music Awards, Billboard can exclusively announce.

Aguilera and A Great Big World, who first collaborated together in 2013, the same year they performed "Say Something" at the American Music Awards, will premiere a new vocal collaboration at this year's awards show.

Malone, joined by Osbourne, Scott, and Watt, will also perform their new single live on television for the first time.

Green Day, meanwhile, will celebrate 25 years since releasing their 1994 album, Dookie, with a performance of “Basket Case" and their latest hit, “Father of All...

The additions to the lineup join previously announced performers the Jonas Brothers, Camila Cabello, Billie Eilish, Selena Gomez, Lizzo, Dua Lipa, Kesha feat. Big Freedia, Shania Twain and Thomas Rhett, as well as Artist of the Decade recipient Taylor Swift.

The 2019 American Music Awards, hosted by Ciara, will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Nov. 24 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Voting is open until Nov. 20.

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