NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- 2010 will mark three-time Grammy Award winning artist, award winning actor, businessman, restaurateur and Disturbing Tha Peace CEO, Chris Ludacris Bridges, 10th anniversary in the entertainment business. Since bursting onto the international scene at the turn of the new decade, he has been riding a major wave of success ever since.
Having firmly established himself in the worlds of music, film & television and philanthropy, Ludacris shows no signs of slowing down, releasing his seventh studio album, The Battle of the Sexes, March 9th on DTP/Def Jam. The highly anticipated album's first single, "How Low" is zooming up the music charts and is currently at #1 at Urban Radio, #2 on Billboard's Rap Songs chart and #4 on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop chart. The remix featuring Ciara and Pitbull is being released on 2/9 on iTunes.
Helping to launch the release of The Battle of the Sexes, it has just been announced that Ludacris will join supergroup The Black Eyed Peas on their The. E.N.D. U.S. tour, beginning in Atlanta on February 4th. The tour will hit 32 cities across the country including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Miami (see full tour schedule attached).
In addition to the new album and the upcoming tour, Ludacris continues his charitable work to help improve the lives of children through the Ludacris Foundation. He also recently established his own liquor brand, Conjure cognac, which is currently available in the Atlanta and Miami markets.
Ludacris' fans can catch up with him and hear more about his latest projects by tuning in tonight to see him live on Lopez Tonight (TBS) and on upcoming appearances on BET, MTV, Live with Regis & Kelly (ABC), Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC) and more in March.
The E.N.D. Tour DATE LOCATION VENUE February 4, 2010 Atlanta, Georgia Philips Arena February 6, 2010 Miami, Florida American Airlines Arena February 9, 2010 Jacksonville, Florida Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena February 10, 2010 Tampa, Florida Saint Pete Times Forum February 12, 2010 Nashville, Tennessee Sommet Center February 13, 2010 Birmingham, Alabama BJCC Arena February 16, 2010 Columbus, Ohio Value City Arena at Jerome Schottenstein Center February 17, 2010 Lexington, Kentucky Rupp Arena February 19, 2010 Raleigh, North Carolina RBC Center February 20, 2010 Charlotte, North Carolina Time Warner Cable Arena February 22, 2010 Hampton, Virginia Hampton Coliseum February 23, 2010 Washington, DC Verizon Center February 24, 2010 New York, New York Madison Square Garden February 26, 2010 Boston, Massachusetts TD Banknorth Garden February 27, 2010 Uncasville, Connecticut Mohegan Sun Resort and Casino - Sun Arena March 1, 2010 Uniondale, New York Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum March 3, 2010 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The Wachovia Center March 4, 2010 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Mellon Arena March 9, 2010 Detroit, Michigan Palace of Auburn Hills March 11, 2010 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bradley Center March 13, 2010 Chicago, Illinois United Center March 19, 2010 Dallas, Texas American Airlines Center March 20, 2010 Tulsa, Oklahoma BOK Center March 22, 2010 Saint Paul, Minnesota Xcel Energy Center March 24, 2010 Kansas City, Missouri Sprint Center March 25, 2010 Des Moines, Iowa Iowa Events Center - Wells Fargo Arena March 27, 2010 Denver, Colorado Pepsi Center March 29, 2010 Los Angeles, California Staples Center March 31, 2010 Glendale, Arizona Jobing.com Arena April 2, 2010 San Jose, California HP Pavilion at San Jose April 7, 2010 Sacramento, California ARCO Arena April 10, 2010 Tacoma, Washington Tacoma Dome
SOURCE The Island Def Jam Music Group