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Black Star cancels remaining U.S. tour dates

on October 04, 2011, 8:16pm

black star Black Star cancels remaining U.S. tour dates

Black Star, the all-star hip hop duo of Mos Def and Talib Kweli, have canceled the remainder of their U.S. reunion tour. According to an issued press release, the duo’s final seven performances have been scrapped, though there are plans to reschedule the New York and Los Angeles shows.

There is one piece of good news though: before heading home, Black Star will make an appearance on The Colbert Report this coming Wednesday, October 5th, where they will perform a new track called “Fix You” alongside their classic “Astronomy (8th Light)”. Check back to CoS shortly after the performance for a video replay.

Below, you can find the affected dates, along with the video for another Black Star classic, “Definition”.

Black Star 2011 Tour Dates:
10/05 – New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
10/06 – Los Angeles, CA @ House of Blues
10/29 – Los Vegas, NV @ House of Blues
11/03 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues
11/04 – Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
11/05 – Cincinnati, OH @ Bogart’s
11/11 – Indianapolis, IN @ Egyptian Room

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Scottie V
October 11, 2011 at 7:52 am

Dude, fuck this. Finally, FUCKING FINALLY some good hip-hop is coming through Indy/Chi/Cincy area, and they cancel. I HATE THIS FUCKING PLACE.

Larry Kubin
October 5, 2011 at 6:22 pm

I think they might have just changed the cities. They just announced a show here in Portland at Roseland on the same day as the Charlotte date. Also, Just noticed they added a show at Showbox in Seattle for November 5th.

Larry Kubin
October 5, 2011 at 6:22 pm

I think they might have just changed the cities. They just announced a show here in Portland at Roseland on the same day as the Charlotte date. Also, Just noticed they added a show at Showbox in Seattle for November 5th.

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