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Gregory Porter to Tour U.S. in the Fall of 2020

The singer's 12 announced dates include concerts in Oakland, Pittsburgh, Brooklyn, Cleveland, and Milwaukee

Gregory Porter
Gregory Porter at DC JazzFest 2017 at the Yards (photo: Jati Lindsay)

Gregory Porter, voted Best Male Vocalist in both the 2019 JazzTimes Readers’ and Critics’ Polls, will headline a U.S. tour in the fall of 2020 in support of his forthcoming Blue Note album All Rise.

The tour, which runs from September 20 to October 20, will include performances in Sacramento, Oakland, and San Diego, California; Scottsdale, Arizona; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Brooklyn, New York; Boston, Massachusetts; Cleveland, Ohio; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Durham, North Carolina; and Fort Wayne, Indiana. Additional performances will be announced shortly.

Tickets to each performance will also be bundled with a physical copy of All Rise, which Blue Note Records will release on April 20.

In addition, Porter will perform 11 concerts in the spring and summer, culminating with two Canadian appearances: at the Toronto Jazz Festival on July 2, and the Montreal Jazz Festival on July 4.

Tickets for Porter’s fall tour are on sale now at Ticketmaster. Confirmed dates are as follows:

September 20: Crest Theatre, Sacramento, CA

September 25: Virginia G. Piper Theater, Scottsdale, AZ

September 26: Paramount Theatre, Oakland, CA

September 27: Balboa Theatre, San Diego, CA

October 1: August Wilson African American Cultural Center, Pittsburgh, PA

October 3: Kings Theatre, Brooklyn, NY

October 4: Emerson Colonial Theatre, Boston, MA

October 9: Mimi Ohio Theatre, Cleveland, OH

October 10: Pabst Theater, Milwaukee, WI

October 16: Germantown Performing Arts Center, Germantown, TN

October 17: Carolina Theater, Durham, NC

October 20: Clyde Theatre, Fort Wayne, IN