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Drake and Future team for 'Summer Sixteen' tour hitting Atlanta this summer

Drake is already preparing for a big summer with the impending release of his “Views from the 6” album later this week and now the announcement of a 30-plus date tour.

The “Summer Sixteen” tour will feature Atlanta rapper Future (and “special guests” not yet named) and visit Atlanta at 7 p.m. Aug. 25 at Philips Arena.

The “Hotline Bling” singer will launch the tour July 20 in Austin, Texas.

Tickets for the Atlanta show are $49.50-$179.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. A pre-sale for American Express cardholders begins at 10 a.m. April 26. There is a six-ticket limit per purchase. Tickets can be purchased at all Ticketmaster outlets,,, the venue box office and by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Drake performed in Atlanta last fall as one of the main stage headliners at Music Midtown.

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All dates and venues below subject to change.


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