One of this generation’s most-celebrated entertainers, Justin Timberlake, announced today he will expand The 20/20 Experience World Tour with new dates added in Brooklyn (Nov. 6), Newark (Nov. 9), Toronto (Feb. 13), and Chicago (Feb. 16). After dominating the global charts with the release of his acclaimed new album, The 20/20 Experience, Timberlake will bring his electrifying live shows to fans with a worldwide tour that will run starting this year on October 31 through 2014. The Grammy® and Emmy® Award-winning artist’s first tour in six years will visit dozens of countries throughout North America, Europe, South America and Australia. The 20/20 Experience World Tour is promoted worldwide by Live Nation Global Touring. The musical journey started on The 20/20 Experience will continue with the worldwide release of the new album on September 30, 2013.
The 20/20 Experience is already hailed by critics as one of the year’s best albums and has seen massive US and international success. In the US alone, the certified double platinum album is currently on top in 2013 as the best-selling album, biggest Top 200, R&B album and Digital album debut, is the only album this year to surpass 2 million albums sold and reached #1 across 7 SoundScan charts (Top 200, Top Digital albums, Top R&B albums, Top Current albums, Top Vinyl albums, Top Physical albums and Top Internet albums). Additionally, the album marks Justin with the biggest male debut in 5 years as well as the biggest digital debut in US history by a male artist. The album held the #1 spot for both the Top 200 (3 weeks) and R&B album chart (10 weeks). In just its first week of release all 10 tracks charted on the digital songs chart and have sold over 5.2 million tracks. The album has reached platinum status in 3 other countries as well as gold status in 9 other countries.
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Venue: Air Canada Centre — 40 Bay Street