Alicia Keys Announces World Tour, Reveals Album Release Date

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Alicia Keys took to social media on Tuesday to announce details about her forthcoming world tour as well as the release date of her upcoming seventh studio album, titled ALICIA.

Keys shared a picture, which appears to be the cover art of the album, and confirmed the release date as March 20. "#ALICIA The Album 3/20," she wrote on Instagram.

The cover art features photographs of Alicia with four different backdrops.

Alicia's previous album, Here, was released in 2016. The singer released "Time Machine" and "Show Me Love," featuring Miguel, last year. Last month, she shared a new single, "Underdog."

The singer also released the dates for her four-month World Tour in support of the forthcoming album.

The tour begins on June 5 with a show at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland, and concludes with a concert at the Hard Rock Live Arena in Miami, Florida, on September 22.

Alicia, who is set to host the upcoming Grammy Awards on January 26, will also release a new book, "More Myself," on March 31.

Alicia Keys -- The World tour dates:

July 28 - Jacksonville, FL @ Daily's Place
July 30 - Atlanta, GA @ Cadence Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park
Aug. 2 - Nashville, TN @ Ascend Amphitheater
Aug. 4 - Charlotte, NC @ Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre
Aug. 5 - Baltimore, MD @ MECU Pavilion
Aug. 7 - Washington, DC @ The Theater at MGM National Harbor
Aug. 9 - Philadelphia, PA @ The Met Philadelphia
Aug. 11 - Boston, MA @ Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion
Aug. 14 - New York, NY @ Radio City Music Hall
Aug. 16 - Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage
Aug. 18 - Detroit, MI @ Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill
Aug. 19 - Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center
Aug. 21 - Cleveland, OH @ Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
Aug. 25 - Chicago, IL @ Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
Aug. 26 - Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre
Aug. 27 - Denver, CO @ Bellco Theatre
Aug. 30 - Seattle, WA @ WAMU Theater
Aug. 31 - Vancouver, BC @ Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
Sept. 2 - Portland, OR @ Theatre of the Clouds at Moda Center
Sept. 4 - San Francisco, CA @ The Masonic
Sept. 8 - Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
Sept. 11 - San Diego, CA @ Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
Sept. 12 - Phoenix, AZ @ Arizona Federal Theatre (Comerica Theater)
Sept. 15 - Houston, TX @ Smart Financial Center at Sugar Land
Sept. 16 - Dallas, TX @ The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
Sept. 19 - Orlando, FL @ Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Sept. 20 - Tampa, FL @ Hard Rock Event Center
Sept. 22 - Miami, FL @ Hard Rock Live Arena

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