Renowned American hip-hop artist, Kanye West, has sent waves of excitement through African music fans with hints of potential tour stops in Lagos, Nigeria, and Nairobi, Kenya.
The Grammy-winning rapper shared the tantalizing news via his Instagram story on Wednesday, revealing a snapshot of a conversation outlining his tour schedule for 2024 and 2025.
The tour is set to kick off in Toronto, Canada on June 22, 2024, and traverse across the United States until August, with a subsequent stop in Mexico.
After captivating audiences in North America and Mexico, Kanye West’s tour will take him across the globe, with planned stops in Spain, Egypt, the United Kingdom, and the United Arab Emirates before culminating in Africa. Fans in Kenya and Nigeria eagerly await the chance to witness the rap legend perform live on African soil in December 2024.
The announcement has ignited a frenzy of anticipation among music enthusiasts, with eager fans already inquiring about ticket availability. Kanye’s potential tour of Lagos and Nairobi comes on the heels of similar excitement sparked by fellow hip-hop icon Nicki Minaj’s hint at a concert in Nigeria in November 2023.
As anticipation builds and excitement mounts, Kanye West’s prospective tour promises to deliver unforgettable performances, showcasing his unparalleled talent to audiences worldwide. Stay tuned for further updates and ticket information as details continue to unfold.