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Beyonce and Jay-Z will go 'On the Run' again with a stadium concert in Atlanta


BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

The worst kept secret in touring is finally out – Beyonce and Jay-Z are going “On the Run” again.

The power couple will hit the road together for “OTR II” for a series of shows starting July 25 in Cleveland.

They will perform at Mercedes-Benz Stadium at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 25. Tickets will go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. March 19 via www.ticketmaster.com. A pre-sale for Beyonce’s BeyHive will be open from 9 a.m. March 14 through 5 p.m. March 17. Ticket prices are $24-$324.

Beyonce and Jay-Z previously toured together in 2014, when they brought their fiery show to the Georgia Dome . Following that, Beyonce played a pair of solo concerts at the Dome , while Jay-Z performed a sold-out show at Philips Arena last fall.

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The North American tour dates are below:

July 25 - Cleveland, FirstEnergy Stadium

July 28 - Washington, FedEx Field

July 30 - Philadelphia, Lincoln Financial Field

Aug. 2 -  East Rutherford, New Jersey, MetLife Stadium

Aug. 5 - Boston,  Gillette Stadium

Aug. 8 - Minneapolis, US Bank Stadium

Aug. 10 - Chicago, Soldier Field

Aug. 13 - Detroit, Ford Field

Aug. 18 - Buffalo, New York, New Era Field

Aug. 23 - Nashville, Tennessee, Vanderbilt Stadium

Aug. 25 - Atlanta, Mercedes Benz Stadium

Aug. 29 - Orlando, Florida, Camping World Stadium

Aug. 31 - Miami, Hard Rock Stadium

Sept. 11 - Arlington, Texas, AT&T Stadium

Sept. 13 - New Orleans Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Sept. 15 - Houston, NRG Stadium

Sept. 19 - Phoenix, Arizona, University of Phoenix Stadium

Sept. 22 - Los Angeles, Rose Bowl

Sept. 27 - San Diego, SDCCU Stadium

Sept. 29 - Santa Clara, California, Levi’s Stadium

Oct. 2 - Vancouver, BC Place


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Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers the Atlanta Music Scene and entertainment news for print and online.