Jill Scott’s Release Dates for Her ‘Summer Block Party Tour

Jill Scott is taking her new album ‘The Light of the Sun, on the road this summer with the Jill Scott ‘Summer Block Party Tour. The month long festivities will begin July 28 in New York and end in Houston, TX. The Budweiser Superfest-sponsored event will also feature soul singer Anthony Hamilton and R&B veterans Mint Condition as openers, while DJ Jazzy Jeff has signed on to provide beats and Doug E. Fresh will serve as the tours official host reports Billboard.com. But, before our girl drops in on the big apple, lets not forget to meet her in the “dirty-dirty” at the Essence Music Festival, which takes over New Orleans July 1-3. Jill headlines this tour and will be joined by Mary J. Blige, Trey Songz and the Louis Vuitton Interrupting Don himself, Kanye West! If I were you wouldnt miss it for the world!

Check out the dates to the Live Nation produced Jill Scott Summer Block Party:
July 28: New York, N.Y.
July 30: Detroit, Mich.
July 31: Chicago, Ill.
Aug. 3: Cleveland, Ohio
Aug. 4: St. Louis, Mo.
Aug. 6: Philadelphia, Pa.
Aug. 7: Washington, D.C.
Aug. 10: Los Angeles, Calif.
Aug. 14: Oakland, Calif.
Aug. 17: Memphis, Tenn.
Aug. 19: Atlanta, Ga.
Aug. 21: Virginia Beach, Va.
Aug. 23: Raleigh, N.C.
Aug. 24: Charlotte, N.C.
Aug. 27: Dallas, Tex.
Aug. 28: Houston, Tex.