Drake Reschedules 13 Shows, St. Louis Date Pushed Back to December 11


Drake at Super Jam in 2010. See more Drake and Gucci Mane photos. - JON GITCHOFF

Word arrived this morning that Drake's St. Louis concert with Miguel has been pushed back to Wednesday, December 11 at the Scottrade Center, "due to an intense rehearsal schedule and technical production requirements that will be part of the show." The show was originally scheduled for October 8.

All tickets bought for the October 8 show will be honored at the December 11 show, according to a statement e-mailed this morning from Live Nation. A full rundown of the schedule changes is below.

Fri-Oct 18 -- Pittsburgh, PA -- Consol Energy Center

Sat-Oct 19 -- Philadelphia, PA -- Wells Fargo Center

Mon-Oct 21 -- Montreal, QC -- Bell Centre

Tue-Oct 22 -- Ottawa, ON -- Canadian Tire Centre

Thu-Oct 24 -- Toronto, ON -- Air Canada Centre

Sat-Oct 26 -- Hartford, CT -- XL Center

Sun-Oct 27 -- Newark, NJ -- Prudential Center

Mon-Oct 28 -- Brooklyn, NY -- Barclays Center

Wed-Oct 30 -- Boston, MA -- TD Garden

Thu-Oct 31 -- Washington, DC -- Verizon Center

Sat-Nov 02 -- Charlotte, NC -- Time Warner Cable Arena

Sun-Nov 03 -- Raleigh, NC -- PNC Arena

Tue-Nov 05 -- Miami, FL -- American Airlines Arena

Wed-Nov 06 -- Tampa, FL -- Tampa Bay Times Forum

Thu-Nov 07 -- Atlanta, GA -- Philips Arena

Sat-Nov 09 -- New Orleans, LA -- New Orleans Arena

Sun-Nov 10 -- Dallas, TX -- American Airlines Center

Tue-Nov 12 -- San Antonio, TX -- AT&T Center

Wed-Nov 13 -- Houston, TX -- Toyota Center

Sat-Nov 16 -- Phoenix, AZ -- US Airways Center

Mon-Nov 18 -- Sacramento, CA -- Sleep Train Arena

Tue-Nov 19 -- Oakland, CA -- Oracle Arena

Thu-Nov 21 -- Anaheim, CA -- Honda Center

Fri-Nov 22 -- Las Vegas, NV -- MGM Grand Hotel

Sun-Nov 24 -- San Diego, CA -- Viejas Arena

Mon-Nov 25 -- Los Angeles, CA -- STAPLES Center

Rescheduled Dates: Thu-Nov 28 -- Vancouver, BC -- Rogers Arena

Sat-Nov 30 -- Calgary, AB -- Scotiabank Saddledome

Sun-Dec 01 -- Edmonton, AB -- Rexall Place

Tue-Dec 03 -- Portland, OR -- Rose Garden Arena

Wed-Dec 04 -- Tacoma, WA -- Tacoma Dome

Sat-Dec 07 -- Kansas City, MO -- Sprint Center

Sun-Dec 08 -- Minneapolis, MN -- Target Center

Mon-Dec 09 -- Indianapolis, IN -- Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Wed-Dec 11 -- Saint Louis, MO -- Scottrade Center

Thu-Dec 12 -- Chicago -- United Center

Fri-Dec 13 -- Columbus, OH -- Nationwide Arena

Sun-Dec 15 -- Buffalo, NY -- First Niagara Center

Mon-Dec 16 -- Auburn Hills, MI -- The Palace of Auburn Hills

See also: Drake and Gucci Mane at Super Jam 3, 6/12/10

On the next page is the full press release:


Drake's "WOULD YOU LIKE A TOUR?" Announces New North American Tour Dates Kicking Off October 18th

TORONTO, ON (SEPTEMBER 20, 2013) - Grammy® Award-winning, multi-platinum selling, recording artist Drake will make several national TV appearances in advance of the release of his highly anticipated new album NOTHING WAS THE SAME out September 24th on Cash Money/Young Money/Republic. Drake will be a guest as well as perform on The Ellen Degeneres Show on Friday, September 20th performing the hit single, "Hold On, We're Going Home." Drake will join Elliott Wilson for a one-on-one interview for CRWN on Sunday, September 22nd at NYU's Skirball Center. He will also be a guest on Chelsea Lately on Monday, September 23rd and host a "Drakeover" of BET 106 & Park on album release day, Tuesday, September 24th before making an instore appearance at Best Buy at 622 Broadway in New York. Drake will also perform at the sold out iHeartRadio Music Festival at Las Vegas's MGM Grand on Saturday, September 21st.

Drake followed up his MTV VMA performance last month with an appearance last week on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, where he premiered the track "Too Much" featuring Sampha from NOTHING WAS THE SAME. Watch that performance HERE. The album is available for pre-order now at iTunes.

Drake has also announced newly rescheduled North American tour dates for his "WOULD YOU LIKE A TOUR?" due to an intense rehearsal schedule and technical production requirements that will be part of the show. The tour will now kick off October 18th in Pittsburgh, PA at Consol Energy Center. Following the release of NOTHING WAS THE SAME, Drake will embark on a 39-city North American "WOULD YOU LIKE A TOUR?" arena tour. Concert dates in Saskatoon, Winnipeg and Cleveland have been cancelled as a result of the rescheduled dates. Refunds for cancelled dates are available at point of purchase. The tour will feature Grammy® Award-winning rising R&B star Miguel, who will support on all dates and feature special guests including rapper Future. Tickets for the Live Nation produced tour are available now at LiveNation.com and Ticketmaster.com.

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