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Erykah Badu’s Unfollow Me Tour

DALLAS, TEXAS, USA, April 17, 2023/ — WHAT: BaduWorld, Inc., announces Erykah Badu, Grammy™ award-winning singer-songwriter and performance artist, is hitting the road on her nationwide “Unfollow Me” Tour, along with hip-hop’s most introspective and insightful artist, yasiin bey. The predominantly arena concerts, produced by Outback Presents, promises an out-of-this-world, surrealist atmosphere. The tour will touch down in 25 cities throughout the U.S. between June 11, 2023 A.D., and July 23, 2023 A.D.

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The tour takes off in San Antonio, Texas, and makes its return landing in Badu’s hometown, Dallas, Texas, on July 23, 2023. See full list of cities and dates below:

Sunday, June 11, 2023
San Antonio, TX
AT&T Center

Tuesday, June 13, 2023
Glendale, AZ Desert Diamond Arena

Thursday, June 15, 2023
San Diego, CA
Pechanga Arena

Friday, June 16, 2023
Las Vegas, NV
Michelob ULTRA Arena

Saturday, June 17, 2023
Los Angeles, CA Arena

Tuesday, June 20, 2023
Sacramento, CA
Golden 1 Center

Wednesday, June 21, 2023
Oakland, CA
Oakland Arena

Friday, June 23, 2023
Seattle, WA
WaMu Theater

Monday, June 26, 2023
Denver, CO
Ball Arena

Wednesday, June 28, 2023
St. Louis, MO
Enterprise Center

Friday, June 30, 2023
St. Paul, MN
Xcel Energy Center

Saturday, July 01, 2023
Chicago, IL
United Center

Sunday, July 02, 2023
Detroit, MI
Little Caesars Arena

Friday, July 07, 2023
Boston, MA
TD Garden

Saturday, July 08, 2023
New York, NY
Madison Square Garden

Sunday, July 09, 2023
Philadelphia, PA
TD Pavilion at the Mann

Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Newark, NJ
Prudential Center

Wednesday, July 12, 2023
Norfolk, VA
Chartway Arena

Thursday, July 13, 2023
Washington, DC
Capital One Arena

Saturday, July 15, 2023
Atlanta, GA
State Farm Arena

Sunday, July 16, 2023
Charlotte, NC
Spectrum Center

Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Nashville, TN
Bridgestone Arena

Wednesday, July 19, 2023
Birmingham, AL
Legacy Arena at the BJCC

Friday, July 21, 2023
Memphis, TN

Sunday, July 23, 2023
Dallas, TX
American Airlines Center

Please note that yasiin bey no longer goes by the moniker ‘Mos Def’, nor has he for many years, and as such Consolidated Options Limited only permits him to be billed and promoted as “yasiin bey”, ALWAYS in all lower-case lettering. It is expressly and implicitly agreed that collaborators or media outlets do not use the name “Mos Def” (a United States federally registered trademark the license of which to use is NOT granted) in the promotion and marketing of any performance, appearance or participation unless otherwise approved. Likewise he requests that the acronym or phrase ‘Professionally Known As’ or ‘PKA’ anything similar not be used. By extension, any publication, promotion, marketing campaign or other public media outlet wishing to use the expression ‘FKA’ (formerly known as) or variations thereof, please seek expressed permission from Consolidated Options Limited before posting, printing or publishing. Contact:

Erykah Badu is a powerful creative force who transcends music, film, and fashion. She is renowned for her songwriting, singing, and production skills as well as for her capacity to heal, promote female wellness, challenge oppressive structures, and uphold the values of her Afrocentric and Black Feminist roots. Her imaginative blend of soul, funk, hip-hop, jazz, and gospel has earned her multiple awards and praise since the release of her debut album, “Baduizm” (1997), continuing through her fifth release, “New Amerykah Part Two: Return Of The Ankh” (2010), plus every mixtape, soundtrack, single, video, and musical collaboration in between. Forever the innovator, she established a livestream company, revolutionized home concerts, and launched an online exchange called—all in response to COVID. Recently, Badu’s cannabis accessory brand, Apple Trees, collaborated with the international cannabis lifestyle brand, Cookies, to introduce “That Badu,” a premium line of cannabis. Badu’s fashion influence has always been a natural extension of her artistry. From her appearances at Fashion Week and the MET Gala to her numerous magazine covers and her capsule collection with luxury brand Marni, Badu’s music, art, healing, and eclectic fashion statements have made her a cultural icon like no other. To fans and followers who may look to her as a leader and a source of inspiration, eagerly awaiting her next release, both in music and in the market, she says, “Don’t follow me; chart your own path.”

ABOUT yasiin bey
yasiin bey is a Brooklyn-born multimedia artist who has been working professionally since 1987. He has appeared in numerous stage and film productions during his career. cited him as the “14th greatest rapper of all time.” He is a founding member of the duo Black Star with Talib Kweli, who released their seminal self-titled debut in 1998, followed by his own solo debut as Mos Def™️, “Black On Both Sides,” in 1999, both regarded as pivotal contributions to contemporary culture. Mr. bey has had an extensive career as an actor on stage and screen, attracting numerous awards and nominations. More recently, yasiin bey has worked with Dave Chappelle and Talib Kweli to create “The Midnight Miracle” podcast, regarded by many as a watershed moment in podcasting. In 2022, he and Talib Kweli released a long-awaited second Black Star album, “No Fear of Time,” produced by Madlib.

Outback Presents is the leading independent, full-service promoter of live entertainment. From their home base in Nashville, Tenn., Outback Presents specializes in producing music and comedy shows, tours and festivals across North America and connecting their diverse roster of artists with their fans. For more information, visit

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