R. Kelly announces ’12 Days’ Christmas album; Holiday tour
Grammy Award winner R. Kelly today released his first holiday album “12 Nights of Christmas,” and has announced he will take to the road in support of the disc, his 14th studio album.
The album, now available on iTunes, features 12 original tracks. It can also be streamed on Amazon.com.
The tour kicks off Dec. 5 in Nashville, Tenn., and includes two dates in Chicago — Dec, 13-14 at the Chicago Theatre.
Pre-sale tickets for the shows will go on sale at 10 a.m. Oct. 26 utilizing a special code available on Kelly’s Facebook page, website, his Twitter feed or at ticketmaster.com. General on sale begins 11 a.m. Oct. 28.
12 Nights of Christmas Tracklist:
01. My Wish for Christmas
03. Home for Christmas
04. Mrs. Santa Claus
05. I’m Sending You My Love for Christmas
07. Once Upon a Time
08. Greatest Gift
09. It’s Christmas Day
10. Christmas Lovin’
11. Flyin’ on My Sleigh
12. 12 Nights of Christmas
The current holiday concert schedule includes:
December 5: Music City Theater at Bridgestone Arena- Nashville, TN December 10: Orpheum- Minneapolis December 11: Riverside Theater- Milwaukee, WI December 13: Chicago Theatre- Chicago December 14: Chicago Theatre- Chicago December 17: Kings Theatre- Brooklyn, NY
Additional tour dates may be announced at a later time.