Leela James Unveils Thought U Knew Tour Dates for 2024

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Renowned soul singer Leela James is set to embark on her highly anticipated Thought U Knew Tour in 2024, thrilling fans across the country. The tour, named after her latest album, is a testament to James’ enduring influence on the R&B scene. The tour commences on January 13 in Grand Prairie, Texas, at Texas Trust CU Theatre, promising an unforgettable live experience for audiences.

Leela James, celebrated for her soulful and emotive vocals, will grace various cities, including Tampa, Detroit, Oakland, New York, and Baltimore, before concluding the tour on March 29 in Milwaukee. As a special highlight, James will also be part of Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise, setting sail on February 13 to Nassau, Bahamas.

The Thought U Knew Tour celebrates James’ latest album of the same name, released via She Sangz Music/BMG. The album features the chart-topping lead single “Right Back In It,” which secured a spot in the top 10 on the Billboard Adult R&B Airplay chart.

Leela James Thought U Knew album cover

James elaborated on the significance of “Right Back In It,” stating, “The song is special as it highlights the importance of getting back to yourself, getting back to love, and getting back to what makes you feel good.”

Last month, James collaborated with Kevin Ross for the official “Right Back In It (Remix),” adding a fresh perspective to the already acclaimed track. “Thought U Knew” serves as the follow-up to James’ 2021 album, “See Me.”

Leela James’ ‘Thought U Knew’ 2024 Tour Dates:

  • Jan 13 – Grand Prairie, TX @ Texas Trust CU Theatre
  • Jan 14 – Tampa, FL @ Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park
  • Jan 20 – Indianapolis, IN @ Egyptian Room at Old National Centre
  • Jan 21 – Detroit, MI @ SoundBoard at Motor City Casino Hotel
  • Jan 26 – Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
  • Feb 10 – Grand Rapids, MI @ DeVos Performance Hall
  • Feb 13 – Nassau, Bahamas @ Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite Cruise
  • Mar 1 – New York, NY @ Sony Hall
  • Mar 2 – Baltimore, MD @ The Lyric Theatre
  • Mar 8 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre
  • Mar 29 – Milwaukee, WI @ Pabst Theater

Fans eager to witness Leela James’ soul-stirring performances can secure tickets through Leela James’ official website.