NF ANNOUNCES THE SEARCH

NORTH AMERICAN HEADLINE TOUR ANNOUNCED

FORTHCOMING THE SEARCH ALBUM ANNOUNCED

Today, chart-topping Michigan rapper NF revealed the title of his forthcoming album – The Search – and gave fans a glimpse of what to expect, sharing the powerful title track and accompanying video. He also announced dates for the Live Nation produced The Search tour, which will launch this fall.

The Search 29-date headline run will kick off on September 12 at Stage AE in Pittsburgh and take NF across North America, culminating with his debut at Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre on October 13 and wrapping up in California October 26 at San Jose Civic.

The fan ticket pre-sale begins Tuesday, June 4, at 10AM local time. Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, June 7, at 10AM local time. See below for itinerary. Every online ticket order of 2 or more tickets for the 2019 U.S. NF headline tour will include 1 physical CD copy of NF’sforthcoming album The Search. Tour information and pre-sale registration is available at nfrealmusic.com/tour.

Citi is the official presale credit card of The Search Tour; Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase U.S. presale tickets through Citi EntertainmentSM beginning June 4 at 12PM local. (See www.citientertainment.com for more details.)

Clocking in at four minutes, 11 seconds and 777 words, lead single/title track “The Search” gives fans plenty to unpack, as NF lays bare his psyche, revealing some of the darker corners he’s found himself in and mapping out the ambitious quest that lies ahead. View the official video, co-directed by Patrick Tohill and NFHERE

I’ve been searchin

What does that mean Nate? I’ve been learnin

Grabbin my keepsakes

Leavin my burdens

Well I brought a few with me I’m not perfect

Lookin at the view like this concerns me…

Cold world out there kids grab your coats

Been a minute I know now I’m back to roam

Looking for the antidote

To crack the code

The Search is NF’s fourth full-length album. It follows the independently released Perception (NF Real Music/Caroline), which took the music industry by surprise when fans propelled it to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 upon its release. Also topping Billboard’s Top Rap Albums and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts, Perception was the ultimate underdog story of 2017, as chronicled by The New York TimesRolling Stoneand Forbes, with the latter noting, “NF’s success speaks to what can be done these days outside of the traditional system.”

Now certified Platinum in the U.S., Perception has earned more than two million album equivalent units worldwide while cumulative streams have surpassed 3.5 billion. Singles like “Let You Down” – 3x Platinum and a No. 1 Pop radio hit in the U.S., and certified Platinum or higher in seven additional countries – “Lie” and “If You Want Love” further expanded NF’s fanbase, paving the way for his sold-out, 87-date 2018 Perception World tour of North America and Europe, numerous festival appearances and the direct support slot on Logic’s Bobby Tarantino Vs Everybody arena tour.

NF – THE SEARCH TOUR 2019

Tickets: nfrealmusic.com/tour

*not a Live Nation date

9/12                Pittsburgh, PA*           Stage AE

9/13                Grand Rapids, MI        The DeltaPlex Arena

9/14                Detroit, MI                  Michigan Lottery Amphitheater at Freedom Hill

9/15                 Columbus, OH *          Express Live!

9/17                 Philadelphia, PA          The Met Philadelphia

9/18                 Wallingford, CT           Toyota Oakdale Theatre

9/20                 Charlotte, NC              Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

9/21                 Raleigh, NC                  Red Hat Amphitheater

9/23                 Nashville, TN               Marathon Music Works

9/26                 Louisville, KY               Old Forester’s Paristown Hall

9/27                 Fort Wayne, IN            The Clyde Theatre

9/28                 Minneapolis, MN        Armory

9/29                 Winnipeg, MB             Burton Cummings Theatre

10/1                 Edmonton, AB             Edmonton Convention Centre

10/2                 Calgary, AB                  Grey Eagle Event Centre

10/3                 Vancouver, BC             PNE Forum

10/5                 Seattle, WA                 WAMU Theater

10/6                 Kennewick, WA           Toyota Center Kennewick

10/8                 Portland, OR                Moda Center

10/9                 Garden City, ID            Revolution Concert House

10/11               Magna, UT*                 The Great Saltair

10/13               Morrison, CO               Red Rocks Amphitheatre

10/15               Kansas City, MO          Uptown Theater

10/18               Houston, TX                Revention Music Center

10/19               Oklahoma City, OK      The Criterion

10/20               Irving, TX                     The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory

10/22               Phoenix, AZ                 Comerica Theatre

10/24               Anaheim, CA               House of Blues Anaheim

10/26               San Jose, CA                San Jose Civic

For more on NF, visit:

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