Multi-Platinum recording artist Kevin Gates announces his return to the stage with the KHAZA TOUR. Kicking off June 19 in Orlando, FL, the massive North American tour includes a performance at Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival and coast-to-coast dates in major markets including Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta and a homecoming show in Baton Rouge, LA. DDG and GANG51E JUNE will provide support.
Artist pre-sale begins tomorrow, June 8 from 10am local through Thursday, June 10 at 10am local. Spotify pre-sale begins Wednesday, June 9 at 10am local through Thursday, June 10 at 10am local. Venue pre-sales begin Thursday, June 10 at 10am local. General on-sale tickets to the KHAZA TOUR will become available Friday, June 11 at 10am local. To purchase, visit kvngates.com/tour.
The Louisiana rapper continues to maintain his prolific status with an onslaught of steady releases. “Plug Daughter 2” (48.5 million streams) recently arrived alongside an official video filmed in Puerto Rico, which amassed over 26.2 million views. ONLY THE GENERALS PART II was recorded in Puerto Rico in celebration of Gates’ family heritage, highlighted by “Puerto Rico Luv” (15.9 million streams, 5.9 million views) and “Cartel Swag” (27.8 million streams, 6.1 million views). Sampling Dermot Kennedy’s “Power Over Me,” Gates debuted “Power” (100 million streams) at the tail end of 2020 with a sensual companion visual featuring Dreka Gates and boasting over 33.1 million views. “Power” was preceded by “Weeks” (27 million streams), whose charming official visual garnered over 10.8 million views.
Gates’ music proves to be timeless as his earlier releases continuously rack up millions of streams and dominate new platforms like TikTok. Gates’ 2018 RIAA-certified platinum track "Me Too" (337 million streams) has been used in over 1.9 million TikTok videos, with popular influencer Charlie D'amelio’s featured TikTok receiving well over 5.9M likes. Furthermore, “Big Gangsta” continues to light up social media with its resurgence on TikTok – hitting over 452 million global streams. In addition, Gates celebrated the 5th anniversary of his multi-platinum debut album Islah this year, which has over 3.1 billion streams and counting worldwide.