It’s official, Lil Wayne’s “I Am Music II” Tour” will kick off right here in the Queen City at the HSBC Arena Beginning March 18. According to reports, Weezy will be touring the country with Rick Ross, labelmate Nicki Minaj, Travis Barker, and Mixmaster Mike. The 25-date tour will include stops in Chicago, Oakland, Canada, and Lil Wayne’s native New Orleans. This tour follows Wayne’s 2008-2009 “I Am Music” tour, which featured Gym Class Heroes, Keri Hilson, Keyshia Cole, and T-Pain, reportedly grossed over $42 million in concert revenues. Check the tour dates below.

“I Am Music II” tour dates:

Mar. 18: Buffalo, N.Y.   (HSBC Arena)
Mar. 19: Columbus, Ohio (Nationwide Arena)
Mar. 20: Baltimore, Md. (First Mariner Arena)
Mar. 23: Hampton, Va.   (Hampton Coliseum)
Mar. 24: Cleveland, Ohio   (Quicken Loans Arena)
Mar. 26: Philadelphia, Pa.   (Wells Fargo Center )
Mar. 27: Long Island, N.Y.   (Nassau Coliseum)
Mar. 30: University Park, Pa.  (Bryce Jordan Center)
Apr. 1: Chicago, Ill.   (United Center )
Apr. 2: Detroit, Mich.   (The Palace of Auburn Hills)
Apr. 3: Washington, D.C. (Verizon Center)
Apr. 6: Miami, Fla. (Bank Atlantic Center)
Apr. 8: Greensboro, N.C. (Greensboro Coliseum)
Apr. 9: Atlanta, Ga. (Philips Arena)
Apr. 10: St. Louis, Mo. (Scottrade Center)
Apr. 14: New Orleans, La. (New Orleans Arena)
Apr. 15: Dallas, Texas (American Airlines Arena)
Apr. 16: Houston, Texas (Toyota Center)
Apr. 19: Phoenix, Ariz. (US Airways Arena)
Apr. 23: Anaheim, Calif. (Honda Center)
Apr. 24: Oakland, Calif. (Oracle Arena )
Apr. 26: Sacramento, Calif. (ARCO Arena)
Apr. 28: Edmonton, Canada (Rexall Place)
Apr. 29: Vancouver, Canada (Rogers Arena)
May 1: East Rutherford, N.J. (Bamboozle Festival)

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