By CLTure News
May 15, 2018
Questlove, famed drummer of The Roots announced today he will be curating a Prince tribute tour this fall called “4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince.”
The show will include rare photos, videos, classic songs and deep cuts curated by Questlove in partnership with Prince’s estate and performed by the Wolf Trap Orchestra with a live band and guest singers.
The tour’s official website states: “4U will present the music of Prince like never before, with a full orchestra. In addition, each show will feature a live band including world class musicians and vocalists who will perform collectively with the orchestra. 4U will draw from Prince’s singular and extensive music catalog, highlighting many of his greatest hits alongside lesser known gems.”
The tour will be making stops in Charlotte on September 12 (Uptown Ampitheatre), Raleigh on September 13 (Red Hat), and Asheville on September 14 (Thomas Wolfe Auditorium). Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 18. Check out the full tour schedule.
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